Vanessa Makis Makris Stories One of the hallmarks of today's human being, a consequence of the modern way of life, is that his mind is daily engulfed with thousands of thoughts, many times negative, depending on the experiences that each person carries. Most of us are often lost...

SCRIM is a lightweight transparent fabric that is often used in cinemas or bookbinding particularly because of its very light texture. It is also the material that surrounds the eponymous book composed by Ida Nissen (b. 1986, Denmark) and published by Lodret Vandret. Her monograph...

Margaret Liang (Davaa, b.1998) is a Chinese artist based in London. In her project ‘My Grave’, she uses the imaginary grave as a metalinguistic extension of the corporeal to explore matters of memory, ontological presence and self-preservation. In an interview with Liang, we ask her...

Proves of existence. The mutable identities into the work of Viviana Bonura.Shhh: Southern high hidden historiesAlessia RolloREAD ITALIAN VERSION More about the artist:IG:  @vivianabonuraWeb: vivianabonura.wixsite.com/portfolioViviana Bonura (Palermo, 1999) is an italian lens-based artist. Her art practice has a multi-media approach and combines visual and performative arts. Her...

We Were Born Before the Wind is the first monograph of Portuguese photographer Henri Prestes. Images of his hometown portray the artist's roaming in the dark through small villages, mountains, and desolate fields in winter. Highlighted by dim and cinematic aesthetics, Prestes escapes the concreteness...

Diana Aker Discarded Bio I have been photographing since 2013, my method is improvisation, searching for hidden human images, there is something between clownish and elegant in everyone, and it can be shown as if people always walk like that. I like to do makeup and costumes myself. Web:...

Henriette SiemonsDiscardedBio I am a Dutch-Italian research based visual artist living in Rotterdam. Within my practice I mainly focus on reframing stories using a mixture of archival material, text, and photography. The themes I work with are forgotten stories, the collective memory and collective assumptions, mysteries, female...

Compendium Book Review Artist: Roberto Kusterle Photobook: Compendium Publisher: studiofaganel Specs: Hardcover, 348 pages, 230 x 320 mm Price: €50 Roberto Kusterle was born in Gorizia in 1948, where he still lives and works. His artistic career spans already to the seventies, when he started with paintings and installations. Kusterle's oeuvre is...

Discarded XXX Issue 1 is out! In 2021, Discarded has launched a new section – XXX – dedicated to a new vision of contemporary erotic photography curated by photographer and writer Linda Zhengová. XXX features a unique selection of photographs that present a novel vision of...