2008 Photo Contest, Portraits, 3rd prize

Simona Ghizzoni


01 January, 2007

Chiara (21) checked in to the Palazzo Francisci clinic suffering from a form of combined anorexia and bulimia. She was one of ten residential patients treated for eating disorders at the clinic, each remaining for a minimum period of three months. Chiara recovered from her condition and returned to college.

About the photographer

Simona Ghizzoni

Simona Ghizzoni is a photographer, visual artist and activist for women's rights.  In her practice, Ghizzoni blurs the lines between documentary and personal research...

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