Fabulous Las Vegas

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It’s 2 pm and I will be shortly landing to Las Vegas city. I look through the plane window and the first thing I see are little flat white boxes laid out in a tight stringent order stretching as far as the horizon.  Blocks and blocks of suburban neighborhoods in the desert. I walk through […]

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Faces

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Oh I will love writing about this. Because this is about all the craziness I experience here, all the faces that stay stuck in my mind for lifetime. In other words, it’s all about the essence of this city that can’t stop to amaze me. It’s all about superheroes, witches, Mephistopheles and cherubs, marginals and […]

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Invisible

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I adore this area in Brooklyn, stretched between the Williamsburg and BedStuy. There is a huge Hasidic jews population here. The deeper I go the harder it becomes to figure out whether this is still New York or some other placeless place. This neighborhood seems so unique to me that every time I get here […]

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Deep Breath

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On Sundays Washington Square Park is boiling with music, laughter, picnics, street artists, performers and puppeteers. May you feel depressed or lonely on a hot Sunday afternoon, go there! Once you step into this park with a grand piano just under the arch you end up like in some sort of pink smoke or lucid […]

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Analogue New York

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Two months ago I landed in New York. City of big dreams, aspirations, desires. The city of chimeras. Delirious New York. Eternal spin, a tempest, a stroboscope feel. Anxiety. My gaze cannot focus anymore. The city of great contradictions, paradoxes, disparities. Inequalities. The color is my queen of gaze. The city is composed of distinct […]

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China Dream

“With cities, it is as with dreams: everything imaginable can be dreamed, but even the most unexpected dream is a rebus that conceals a desire or, its reverse, a fear. Cities, like dreams, are made of desires and fears, even if the thread of their discourse is secret, their rules are absurd, their perspectives deceitful, […]

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Man taking a nap

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“This was how it was with travel: one city gives you gifts, another robs you. One gives you the heart’s affections, the other destroys your soul. Cities and countries are as alive, as feeling, as fickle and uncertain as people. Their degrees of love and devotion are as varying as with any human relation. Just […]

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