March 19th – 20th 2016

Experiencing Photography #4

Using photos to improve well-being, reduce social exclusion, and provide healing

Sangallo Palace Hotel (Sala Rocca Paolina) – Perugia, Via L. Masi n. 9 

We are back with the annual conference “Experiencing Photography” a treasured opportunity for discussion on the state of phototherapy and photography and the various therapeutic uses in the social sphere, with the participation of Italian and international experts.

A unique event that captures international experiences and interests, cornerstone of a network of contacts aiming at nourishing project sharing, the PSPF is recognized as a fundamental reference for professionals, urging the attention of general public on social issues.

Registration to the Conference is mandatory. Please register by sending an email to:

Time Lecturer Topic
8.30 – 9.00 Registration of participants
9.15 – 9.30 Antonello Turchetti Greetings and presentation of the speakers
9:30-10:00 Oliviero Rossi (Italy) Loneliness and photography
10:00-10:30 Davide Manghi (Italy) See each other out – seeing inside . Self-image and attitude in psychotherapeutic work with adolescents and families
10:30-11:00 Riccardo Musacchi (Italy) Presentation of the book “Photo Therapy and Body Psycotherapy”
11:00-11:20 Break
11:30-12:10 Alice Monteil – Mireia Plans  DOCField Festival  (Spain) Point of view. Participatory photography in Barcellona
12:10-13:00 Lorenza Entilli – Shun Yu ChiuLensational (United Kingdom) Women co-learning photography in developing countries: a bridge between social and personal empowerment
13:00-13:30 Farnaz Farahi (Italy) Images and  Empowerment
Time Lecturer Topic
9:00 – 9:40 Ana Filipa Flores


How participatory photography enhance communities
9:40 – 10:10 Toni Valls  – Francesca Biacchessi

Associazione Trescucarachas (Italy / Spain)

Photography and visual disability. The image is created by the brain
10:10 – 10:40 Dario AntoniniCollettivo Fotosocial


They go, they come occasionally they stop . The collective Fotosocial and participatory photography
10:40 – 11:10 Francesco Reggio – Andrea Mosso

Public Community for Minors in Lecce | Department of Juvenile Justice (Italy)

 Sguardi fuori campo
11:10 – 11:20 Break
11:30 – 12:10 Anastassia Grozeva (Bulgaria) In/visible. Photography for social change
12:10 – 13:00 Centro Servizi Giovani

Comune di Perugia (Italy)

Peer to Peer and new visual languages
13:00 – 13:30 Chiara Digrandi

Cine Sin Autor (Italy / Spain)

Cine sin Autor , an experience with a group of young Umbrian

Sangallo Palace Hotel (Sala Rocca Paolina)

Perugia Via L. Masi n. 9 – orario  9-13.30

To participate in the Conference, you must register by sending an email

  1. The cost of attending is € 50
  2. The cost of each workshop is € 30 (Enrolment in workshop closes on reaching the maximum number of expected participants)
  3. For those registering at the conference and two workshops the total cost is € 90 (indicate in the bank transfer the number corresponding to the workshop you want to attend).
  4. For the students of “Scuola di Formazione della Cittadella di Assisi” the cost of the conference and two workshop is € 70

Payment method (bank transfer)

  • Payment: IBAN  IT63R0760103000001007911017Account holder: Associazione LuceGrigiaReason for payment: Conferenza 2016

Those attending will receive a Certificate of Participation


Dalle ore 8.30, presso lo spazio Umbrò in via Sant’Ercolano n. 2, sarà servito un aperitivo a tutti partecipanti alla conferenza. Un momento per conoscersi, condividere esperienze, creare rete.