Author: francescamenghini

I am Maximilian

To celebrate the international day against homophobia, biphobia, and transphobia Arcigay Viterbo organized a photographic exhibition (17-22 May 2022) to give voice to the stories of the lgbtqia+ community. I…

Faces of Fearless

Despite all the dialogues about equality, women and non-binary people are still stereotyped even in Western countries, especially if they try to fit into male-dominated spaces. They have…

For De Pijp Krant

Photos for De Pijp Krant about how Albert Cuypmarkt is dealing with the lockdown. She is Angelique and she opened up on the current situation. “I live here for more…

Sorry, we’re closed

Since 14 October 2020 restaurants and bars in The Netherlands are closed. After a quiet summer, weeks have passed trying to fight the second wave of Coronavirus without…

Sinophobia, Conoravirus and racism

The Coronavirus pandemic brings huge racism towards Chinese and, more in general, Asians. Discrimination against China is nothing new. Sinophobia is a well-documented phenomenon that has occurred for…

There is no Planet B

Global warming is a phenomenon of climate change characterized by a general increase in average temperatures of the Earth, which modifies the weather balances and ecosystems for a…

Unbounded, Being gender diverse

There are many ways to identify outside of the binary of male and female. Your gender is what feels natural to you. It may be the same as…

A talk with Susan Ruiter

Susan’s gallery is located in Vlaardingen, on a lovely street. As soon as you arrive, you notice that, at the end of the gallery, there is also her…

Piekstraat Project

Last Friday I was invited to explore the Piekstraat area, now a hidden part of Rotterdam, and to take some pictures of it. Piekstraat is an awesome, raw,…