Notes on "Blue Stories"
Blue Stories is a series based on old photographs
found in flea markets and drawers unopened for a
I looked for myself in others. Those faces fired my
imagination and in order to tame it, I looked for
Florence Palpacuer's collaboration.
Living in far away cities we communicated by mail:
I sent her pictures of strangers. She mailed me
back their stories.
My little "aggiornamento" for those ghosts,
covered in dust and forgetfulness, was to
photograph them with a Polaroid camera.
For this project I was inspired by the words of
Marcelo Percia, in his book Clinica del Crack Up,
Lugar Editorial, 2001
To tell something that I am unable to tell, I visit
myself in others. I am (temporarily) in their lives. I
appear in my dreams with someone else's name
I search for myself where I have never been
I visit my own existence in others beings