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The third edition of Fresh Eyes invites you to discover a fresh batch of emerging talents from across the European continent on the state of affairs in contemporary photography today, through the eyes of this exciting new generation of photographers. 
Hard Cover
166 × 225 mm
616 Pages
Publisher: Gup Magazine
Distribution: Idea Books


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Cultural Bulletin offers 'an international view of creative work.
The last Issue E of Cultural Bulletin explores the research Human Domination on Earth with different authors contributing to create different perspectives on the theme Place and Identity.
52 pages
21cm x 30cm
Issue E 2021, Theme: Place & Identity
Published in London, 2021
Distribution: Antenne Books

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The Portuguese photographer Karina Castro stepped into the building design in 1967 by Carlo Aymonino and Aldo Ross as she was one of the dwellers. With a synesthetic walk through the housing blocks, she visually captures the complex design of forms and colors of this modern masterpiece.
Monte Amiata Housing Carlo Aymonino, Aldo Rossi
Pages 32, Size 14.8 x 21 Paperback
Publisher: Divisare Books

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Academic book on urbanism featuring image of Monte Amiata Housing.
Twentieth Early Twenty-First Centurt Urban Design
A History of Shifting Manifestoes, Paradigms,
Generic Solutions, and Specific Designs
Written by John Lang
Publisher: The Routledge Companion, 2021



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The new Issue of the Italian photography magazin Il Fotografo selected the research Human domination on Earth to be published in the portflio section, exploring the relationship between humans and space.
Theme: Inside / Out Relazione tra l’uomo e lo spazio
Issue number 328
March 2021
Publisher: Sprea Editori, IT

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In conversation withCastro by Jan-Carlos Kucharek
If, as Portuguese photographer Karina Castro attests, a great buildng reflects the personality of its creator, then there may be a double life livied in Segrate, outside Milan.
Mondadori, Oscar Niemeyer
Issue number May, 2018
Publisher: RIBA Journal, UK

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ONLINE PUBLICATIONS

DOMUS MAGAZINE
2021, REVIEW

Raffaele Vertaldi writes a review on Human domination on Earth for Domus Magazine

BROAD MAGAZINE
2021, PUBLICATION

Broad, a magazine that connects and brings emerging artists together from around the world, explores the research Human domination on Earth

GUP MAGAZINE, FRESH EYES
2021, PUBLICATION: NEW EUROPEAN PHOTOGRAPHY

Karina Castro was selected as the European talent 2021: the curation of New European Photography done by Fresh Eyes and Gup magazine

C41 MAGAZINE
2021, VIDEO-INTERVIEW

C41 Questions on: in conversation with Karina Castro on Human Domination on Earth. Video-interview published by C41 Magazine, a magazine of contemporary visual art

EXPERT PHOTOGRAPHY
2021, PUBLICATION: MOST INFLUENCIAL PHOTOGRAPHERS

The Expert Photography magazine has selected Karina Castro as one of the most influential Photographers of 2021

ZEYKA MAGAZINE
2021, WRITING: NAIVE REALISM, AN ESSAY WRITTEN BY KARINA CASTRO 

Karina Castro writes an essay as a reply to the writer Nidhi Joshi regarding realism, Photography and space. “(...)Debates as the relation of photography and reality have already been debated by Susan Sontag, Walter Benjamin, Roland Barthes, and today by David Hockney in a very contemporary image approach during a marvellous interview with Martin Gayford, published as ‘A Bigger Message.’

ARTRIBUNE
2021, PUBLICATION: LA PIATTAFORMA SCENARIO

Indagare il ruolo dell’immagine fotografica nella divulgazione della cultura architetonica è uno degli obiettivi della nuova piataforma Scenario.


ABITARE MAGAZINE
2021, PUBLICATION: THE SCENARIO TAKE

Scenario presents the work of 11 international photographers whose shots differ from the glossy images customary to architectural presentations.


ICARUS COMPLEX MAGAZINE
2021, INTERVIEW

If we look at technology over very long-time scales – as the early Bronze Age – we see that human evolution is linked to technological evolution.
It is history and History fascinates me.


MPB UNDEREXPOSED
2020, INTERVIEW

As part of our 2020 top women of architectural photography series, we're featuring Karina Castro. She discusses her background in cinema, literature and her influences. Read on to find out more about Karina and her work.





ARCHDAILY
2019, PUBLICATION: WOMEN IN ARCHITECTURE PHOTOGRAPHY

We have compiled a list of professionals whose work is essential to communicate architecture representation, all the women behind lenses. The selection includes names such as Joana França, Lorena Darquea, Karina Castro, Leana Cagnotto, Danica O. Kus and Hélène Binet-

ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN AUSTRALIA2019, PUBLICATION: WOMEN IN ARCHITECTURE PHOTOGRAPHY
Women architecture photographers that are making their mark. See some of the world's top women in architecture photography.

ELLEDECOR 2019, PUBLICATION: 9 FOTOGRAFE DI ARCHITETTURA CHE NON PUOI NON CONOSCERE
Scatti di 9 fotografe di architettura, nove professioniste d’eccezione, che da ogni angolo del mondo favoriscono la comunicazione e la comprensione del linguaggio architettonico, aggiungendoci il proprio tocco personale.


LIVINGROOM
2018, INTERVIEW 
 
Karina Castro è una fotografa portoghese che lavora da anni a Milano. Collabora come fotografa freelance per diversi studi di architettura e riviste. Ha lavorato in diversi progetti artistici, tra cui la Biennale di Venezia e il Salone del Mobile.

ARCHDAILY
2018, REVIEW: PHOTO-SET BY KARINA CASTRO

Striking set of sixteen photographs of the Mondadori building by Milan-based photographer and visual artist Karina Castro, who was commissioned by Mondadori to capture their headquarters over 40 years after the building's completion.

ARCHIPORTALE
2018, PUBLICATION: IL PROCESSO A OSCAR NIEMEYER
 
Niemeyer è stato tra i più grandi architetti del Novecento e, nella sua lunga e attiva vita, ha progettato architetture innovative e affascinanti come gli edifici pubblici di Brasilia, il Museo di arte contemporanea di Niterói e, in Italia, la Mondadori a Segrate e il più recente Auditorium di Ravello.


Upcoming exhibitions:
6 September, BUSO, Venice IT 
10 September, Riaperture Photofestival, Ferrara IT
15 September, Haute Photographie, Amsterdam