July 2015 / Dazed and Confused (UK) talks about the renaissance of the self-published books and announces the most exciting new photography books for next season: Self Publish, Be Happy, curated by Bruno Ceschel for Aperture, NY to be launched at Unseen Photo Fair FOAM and New York Photo Book Fair Printed Matter on September 2015, selects the best 50 photography books in the last 5 years, featuring Gomorrah Girl success story, with an article and tips by Valerio Spada on DIY and Gomorrah Girl production.


Valerio Spada

Girl from Secondigliano #3, Mergellina

2010

40 1/2 x 53 inches

edition of 5 


Valerio Spada 

Sabrina, Naples 

2010 

Archival Pigment Print 

26 x 31 1/2 inches 

edition of 5 


Valerio Spada

Liviana, Scampia 

2010

Archival Pigment Print

26 x 31 1/2 inches

edition of 5 


Valerio Spada

The killer of Scampia, Le Vele, Scampia

2011

Archival Pigment Print

15 5/8 x 20 6/8 inches

edition of 5 


Valerio Spada

Francesca's mother, La Vela Rossa, Scampia, Naples

2010

Archival Pigment Print

35 1/2 x 47 1/4 inches

edition of 5 


Valerio Spada

Giovanna and friends, Vomero, Naples, 

2011

Archival Pigment Print

26 x 31 1/2 inches

edition of 5 


Valerio Spada

Sabrina waiting to go on air, Naples, 

2011

Archival Pigment Print

9 x 11 inches

edition of 5 


Valerio Spada

Sabrina waiting to go on air, Naples, 

2011

Archival Pigment Print

9 x 11 inches

edition of 5 


Valerio Spada

Woman under house arrest, Secondigliano, 

2011

Archival Pigment Print

26 x 31 1/2 inches

edition of 5 


Valerio Spada

Brother and sister kissing, Piscinola, Naples

2011

Archival Pigment Print

26 x 31 1/2 inches

edition of 5 


Valerio Spada

La Vela Blu, Scampia, Naples 

2011

Archival Pigment Print

35 1/2 x 47 1/4 inches

edition of 5 

Ten recent prints acquisition by Art Foyer Private Collection DZ Bank Kunstsammlung. Comprising more than 7,000 works of art by over 700 international artists, the Collection is one of the largest of its kind. Its focus is on contemporary art as manifested in the photographic image. From the Gomorrah Girl series, exhibited in Frankfurt in 2015 at Art Foyer.

Camera, Centro Nazionale per la Fotografia, Torino upcoming exhibitions catalogue - 2015/2016