2008 Photo Contest, Portraits, Singles, 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

She began her career studying Music and Arts, an influence that continues to be present in her work. Since 2005 Ghizzoni has committed herself to long-term documentary projects c...

This image is collected in