My motherland Sicily is an island which lies between mainland Europe and Africa, volcano and sea, ancient legends and crime news, private space and no man's land, the family and everybody else. My motherland sicily is an island in which beauty and obscenity go hand in hand, in a kind of "consecrated harmony".
Francesco millefiori was born in 1980 in catania, italy. in 2001 he moved to rome where he studied psycology. between 2002 and 2004 he attended the “scuola romana di fotografia” and since that time he focused his work on social themes. francesco millefiori's works have been published by important italian magazines (as: l'espresso; xl di Repubblica; wired. gioia) and showed in several collective and solo exhibitions: 2006, casa delle letterature in rome; 2007, “fotografia, festival internazionale di roma”; 2007, rome city hall; 2008, “menotrentuno II, young european photography in sardinia”; 2009, “sifest, savignano immagini festival"; 2010, galleria “contemporaneo” in venice. francesco millefiori works and lives between rome and catania.