BARBARA SILBE + MANUELA CIGLIUTTI
Barbara Silbe is co-founder and director of the new magazine EyesOpen!
She writes about photography, technology and culture for the Italian daily newspaper il Giornale and for many Italian magazine such as Style, Il Fotografo, Espansione and Digitalic. As a photographer she has worked for important companies such as HP, Bosch, Adobe, Trend Micro, Google, Segafredo Zanetti and she collaborates with Portfolio Mondadori and with the magazines of the same publishing company. She’s specialized in portraits, travel and urban reportage. She has a photography blog on the website of il Giornale. She lives and works in Milan.
Manuela Cigliutti is co-founder and artistic director of the new magazine EyesOpen!
She was born in Savona in 1975. She studied and gradueted in Pedagogy. While working for a multinational company she studied photography at Istituto Italiano di Fotografia in Milan and started to collaborate with some photographic agencies as a photographer (getting important international awards such as WPGA and Aperture Foundation) and then as photoeditor and curator. From 2010 to 2013 she worked for Witness Journal, the first Italian web magazine about photojournalism, as a photoeditor. He teaches Editing in some schools and photographic clubs in Milan and PhotoTherapy in a centre for drug-addicted and children at risk.