Shortlisted at PHotoESPAÑA Best Photography Book of the Year Award 2022

Among the selected books, Chiamala Roma by Sandro Becchetti, edited by Silvana Bonfili and Valentina Gregori

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Every year PHotoESPAÑA awards the Best Photography Book of the Year with the intention of recognizing the effort that the publishing industry makes to spread photography. Chiamala Roma by Sandro Becchetti is among the finalists! The 55 selected books are on display at PHotoESPAÑA Gallery from 1 June to 30 August 2022.

Special thanks to Sandro's wife, Gianna Bellavia and their children Luca and David, to the curators Silvana Bonfili and Valentina Gregori, to Ascanio Celestini, Francesco De Gregori, Piero De Luca and Alessandra Crosato of Grafiche Antiga, for contributing to the creation of a book thanks to which we hope Sandro Becchetti’s intense work on Rome in the 1970s will be appreciated also abroad.

The books
Sandro Becchetti

Chiamala Roma

Chiamala Roma is a personal and poetic reinterpretation of Rome, highlighting the uniqueness of a contradictory and complex city. In the capital, Sandro Becchetti recorded the developments of a society in full transformation, not only in the streets and squares — the growth of the suburbs, the ...
edited by Silvana Bonfili and Valentina Gregori
2021, pp. 234
ISBN: 9788831363259
€ 40,00
edited by Silvana Bonfili and Valentina Gregori
2021, pp. 234
ISBN: 9788831363259
€ 40,00