I GIRASOLI DI TAZIO SECCHIAROLI USSR 1969, Fotografie di set e di viaggio OPENING MARCH 6 TILL| 4 aprile 2014 Associazione Italia Russia Via Cadore 16 Milano 20135- Stefania Seoni

Dear Shaded Viewers,

I GIRASOLI DI TAZIO SECCHIAROLI is an exhibition featuring the work of the most famous "paparazzo" Tazio Secchiaroli. The photos that have been selected are from the archives of Sophia Loren and they are the most significant of the images taken by Tazio Secchiaroli in the USSR. They were taken during the shooting of the film  directed by Vittorio De Sica  "I Girasoli"( Sunflowers), starring Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, and the Russian star Ljudmila Sevaljeva. 

This was the third visit to the USSR by Tazio Secchiaroli, with the complicity of Sophia Loren and Marcello Mastroianni, he managed to capture the best moments on the set as well as the atmosphere of the most famous locations in Moscow: the Kremlin,Pushkin Museum, Red Square, and  the streets of the city under the prying eyes of Moscovites.



Diane Pernet

A LEGENDARY FIGURE IN FASHION and a pioneer of blogging, Diane is a respected journalist, critic, curator and talent-hunter based in Paris. During her prolific career, she designed her own successful brand in New York, costume designer, photographer, and filmmaker.