NeoRealismo Review in PhotographMag | Casa Italiana Zerilli / Marimò

NeoRealismo Review in PhotographMag

Mario Giacomelli, Scanno (boy), 1957. © Estate of Mario Giacomelli, courtesy Howard Greenberg Gallery

Consider these names: Fellini, Antonioni, Olmi, De Sica, Rossellini, Pasolini, Visconti, Scorsese, Coppola – the most compelling film artists of modern times, in this country and in Italy, not to mention the rest of the West. And yet the image world out of which they grew, the photographic milieu that nurtured all of them, that connected the diaspora Italians in New York (and Buenos Aires, among other places) with the home country, has never been explored in depth in the United States. Until now. Click here to read the full review in English by Lyle Rexer.