Photographic itinerary

It is a project created for the exhibition "Paul Strand and Cesare Zavattini, A Country. History and legacy" at Palazzo Magnani for the European Photography Festival in 2017. An itinerary to discover the places of photography in Luzzara.


42045 Luzzara


A wonderful itinerary through the places impressed on film and in the collective imagination by the shots of famous foreign and Italian photographers. After Paul Strand, invited by Cesare Zavattini himself to make a photographic reportage in his own village, many photographers made this country protagonist of their shots: Luigi Ghirri, Stephen Shore, Olivo Barbieri, the photographers of Reggio Emilia Marcello Grassi and Fabrizio Orsi, which in 2004 realized, with the literary contribution of Luciano Ligabue, the project "Luzzara. Fifty years and more ...", up to Vittore Fossati and its 10 photographs of Luzzara, taken and exhibited in Luzzara in 2007.

Online route

Sito web - Website Itinerari Fotografici - Fondazione Un Paese

How to get there


By car
From A22 Brennero Motorway, it is possible to reach Luzzara by either taking Pegognaga or Reggiolo exits.

By train
From the central railway station, regional train to Parma and then TPER train Parma-Suzzara.