Ethical Fashion & Alta Roma bring Africa to Rome. Photos & text by Glenn Belverio


Caribbean vibes from Stella Jean

Dear Shaded Viewers,

This will be my concluding post on the 23rd edition of AtlaRomAltaModa (although stayed tuned for my reports on Roam Around Rome and Leon's Place) and I wanted to say a few words about the event before we plunge into these divine clothes from the Sub-Sahara.

AltaRomAltaModa July 2013 was curated by Silvia Venturini Fendi and, like in past editions, was centered at the Complesso Monumentale Santo Spirito in Sassia, a Catholic hospital located not far from Vatican City which dates back to 727 A.D. (After it was destroyed by fire and pillage, it was rebuilt by Marchionne d

Glenn Belverio

Glenn Belverio is a writer and New Yorker. He has been reporting for ASVOF since 2005 and currently works at The Museum of Modern Art as the Content Manager for MoMA Design Store.

  • DP

    Loved your report…looking forward the walk around Rome and then your take on your few days in Paris…xxxxD

  • Nancy Stout

    Love it. And the best is last: boxing and fashion.