BOOKS

SENTIERI DELLA FINLANDIA
by Franco Figari
Text and photographs by Franco Figari
Published by Piero Amighetti Editore

FINLANDIA
by Franco Figari
Text by Franco Figari, photographs by Franco Figari, Marcello Libra, Hannu Hautala and other photographers
Published by Edizioni White Star
Published in Italian and English

EUROPA: I GRANDI ITINERARI DI TREKKING – Le Guide Best
by Franco Figari and Giancarlo Corbellini
Text and photographs by Franco Figari and Giancarlo Corbellini
Published by Arnoldo Mondadori Editore
Published in Italian, English (Trekking in Europe) and French (Randonnées en Europe)

NEW BOOK
FINLAND, LAND OF LIGHTS – Panoramic Paintings in the Wilderness

by Franco Figari
Text and photographs by Franco Figari – Illustration by Annalisa and Marina Durante
Published by Spazio s.r.l.

Review (in Finnish) of the book “Finland, Land of Lights” from the newspaper Helsingin Sanomat
(click to download in PDF formatclick to download in JPG format)

Review (in Finnish) of the book “Finland, Land of Lights” from the website kamera-lehti.fi
(click to download in PNG format)

Review (in Italian) of the book “Finland, Land of Lights” from the website larondine.fi
(click to download in PDF format)

 

Text and photographs for following other books:

Regioni e Mete in Europa – Ambiente arte e storia vol. II
Published by Touring

Finlandia – Paesi Baltici
Guides to Europe
Published by Touring

Norvegia
Guides to Europe
Published by Touring

Finlandia, la Terra dei Mille Laghi
Published by Plurigraf
Also published in English, French, German, Spanish, Russian, Swedish, Japanese

Montagne del Mediterraneo
Published by Giorgio Mondadori Editore

Europa in bicicletta – Guide viaggi
by Enrico Caracciolo
Published by Touring

Lombardia in mountain bike – Volume I
by Mario Pinoli, Sergio Romero
Published by Ediciclo

Lago Maggiore versante occidentale in mountain bike
by Marco Parmigiani, Oliviero Perni, Mario Pinoli, Sergio Romero
Published by Ediciclo

Lombardia in mountain bike – Volume III
by Stefano Lazzari, Mario Pinoli, Sergio Romero
Published by Ediciclo

Mountain bike in libertà
by Marco Parmigiani, Mario Pinoli, Sergio Romero
Published by Guide Macchione

Dal Lago Maggiore al lago di Como in mountain bike
by Marco Parmigiani, Mario Pinoli, Sergio Romero
Published by CDA

Meraviglie della Natura
Pianeta Terra

by Marco Majrani
Published by Idea Libri srl

Australia, la nuova frontiera
by Alessandra Mattanza
Published by Edizioni White Star

Cielo
Cube Book
Published by Edizioni White Star

Global 200: terre senza confini
WWF

Published by Edizioni White Star

Suomen Retkeilyopas
Hiking guide
Finnish Forestry Department

Sulkava Vuotten 1860
Sulkavan Historia I
by Paavo Seppänen

Metsahallituksen Retkeilyopas

Hiking guide
Finnish Forestry Department

Un mondo di meraviglie
Cube Book
Published by Edizioni White Star

K2, la montagna grande
by Alessandro Gogna and Alessandra Raggio
Published by Edizioni Priuli & Verlucca

Foreste
Cube Book
Published by Edizioni White Star



MAGAZINES

Articles with texts and/or photographs for:

ALP (Published by Vivalda)
AIRONE (Published by Giorgio Mondadori Editore)
BELL’EUROPA (Published by Giorgio Mondadori Editore)
BICI DA MONTAGNA (Published by La Cuba Spa)
BUSCADERO (Published by L’Ultimo Buscadero srl)
CANI (Published by Olimpia)
CAPITAL (Published by RCS)
DOVE (Published by Rizzoli Publishing Italia)
GENTE VIAGGI (Published by Rusconi)
GIOIA (Published by Rusconi)
IL MIO CANE (Published by Sprea)
ITINERARI E LUOGHI (Published by Fioratti)
ITINERARI E LUOGHI SPECIALE BICI (Published by Fioratti)
ITINERARI E LUOGHI SPECIALE TREKKING (Published by Fioratti)
IN VIAGGIO (Published by Giorgio Mondadori Editore)
LA REVUE DU TREKKING (Published by Gilda Atlan)
LA RONDINE – Online newspaper about current events and Italian culture in Finland
MERIDIANI SPECIALE FINLANDIA (Published by Domus)
MERIDIANI VIAGGI DEL GUSTO (Published by Domus)
MERIDIANI SPECIALE MONTAGNA (Published by Domus)
MONTEBIANCO (Published by Edisport)
MOUNTAIN BIKE (Published by Gruppo B)
OROBIE (Published by Ferrari)
PAN (Published by Touring Junior srl)
PIEMONTE PARCHI (Published by Regione Piemonte)
RIVISTA DEL TREKKING (Published by Piero Amighetti Editore)
RUTAS DEL MUNDO (Published by Grupo Editorial H Hymsa with National Geographic Society)
SCI (Published by SCODE)
SIART, L’ARTE NEL DESIGN – Decor Home Art Catalogue 2013
TRACCE, CAHIERS D’ART – Open correspondence about art and writing
TUTTOTURISMO (Published by Domus)
VELOS (Published by Tango)
VIAGGIA L’ITALIA (Published by Clementi Editore)
VIE DEL MONDO (Published by Touring Periodici with National Geographic Society)



CALENDARS

COLOURS OF FINLAND 2002
WOOD – Details of Finland 2004 (postcard calendar)
WATER – Details of Finland 2005 (postcard calendar)
SKY – Details of Finland 2006 (postcard calendar)
TREES – Details of Finland 2008 (postcard calendar)

for Finnish Tourist Board in Milano, Finnair, MEK (Finnish Tourist Board in Finland), UPM-Kymmene



POSTCARDS



PHOTOGRAPHS FOR LEAFLETS AND ADVERTISING POSTERS

For Finnish Tourist Board, Finnair, Travelling Agencies (Norama, Cristiano Viaggi, African Explorer) and various societies (Montana srl, K3 Photo Agency, Greenwich srl)



PHOTO EXHIBITIONS, SLIDE SHOWS AND LECTURES

Slide shows at Centro Asteria, Milano
A journey by foot through Finland
Meeting the protagonists of the “World of Mountains” also for the schools

Slide show at Verga Theatre, Milano
Finland, the land of 1000 lakes
Organised by Associazione Culturale il Cielo

Photo exhibition and slide show at Museo Civico di Storia Naturale – Public Gardens, Milano
Suomi the green route, National Parks and wilderness in Finland
Organised by Borealand, Association for cultural exchanges among Northern Countries

Photo exhibition, slide show and lecture at Circolo della Stampa, Milano
Nature and environment of Finland
For the UE Presidency of Finland

Slide show at Villa Cagnola, Gazzada
Greenland emotions
with musher Elio Rimoldi
Organised by Amministrazione Comunale and Club Alpino di Gazzada Schianto

Slide show at Centro Civico, Locate Varesino
The colours of silence
Lecture of environmental culture “Uomini, natura e parchi”
Organised by Consorzio Parco Pineta di Appiano Gentile e Tradate

Photo exhibition in Ispra
Nature of Finland
CNR Centre of Ispra

Photo exhibition in Bergamo
Emotions of infinity
Organised by Centro Studi Leonardo da Vinci with the support of the Finnish Embassy:
Painting: Simo Nygren
Sculpture: Seppo Saarikoski
Photography: Franco Figari

Slide show in the Library of the Italian Cultural Institute, Helsinki
Colours of Finland
Organised by La Rondine, online paper for Italian culture and news in Finland

Slide show in Lausanne (Switzerland)
Colours of Finland
Organised by Finnish Embassy – Commercial Department

Open air photo exhibition in Piazza Meda, Milano with pictures of different photographers for the book:
Global 200: terre senza confini – WWF
Published by Edizioni White Star

Photo exhibition at Litta Theatre, Milano
Nature, master of painting and sculpture


Slide show at Centro Società Umanitaria, Milano on the occasion of the launch event
Pranayama – Kapalabhati


Photo gallery at Trento Mountain Film Festival
Meeting between Finnish nature and literature from an Italian point of view


Slide shows at Centro Società Umanitaria – Humaniter Foundation, Milan
ROUTES OF KNOWLEDGE

  • Nature, master of painting and sculpture
  • Arctic and antarctic lands: off-course islands
  • Finland: the colours of wind and silence
  • Into the wild: man inside nature


Slide show: Off-course islands
With the participation of: Roberto Mazzagatti, wildlife photographer

Slide shows at Viale Ca’ Granda Auditorium for Auser Milano


2014, a year’s worth of photos and journeys into nature

Slide showat Viale Ca’ Granda Auditorium for Auser Milano


Slide show: Finland, Land of Lights

Introducing the eponymous book during the course of the “Be Nordic” event at the UniCredit Pavilion, Milan


Other slide shows and photo exhibitions during fairs and different events for the Finnish Tourist Board and Finnair.

SETTING UP OF PANELS OF PHOTOGRAPHS IN STANDS AT FAIRS, MEETING HALLS, STUDIOS AND OFFICES



PHOTOGRAPH SOLD AT A CHARITY AUCTION ARRANGED BY
“PLANET LIFE ECONOMY FOUNDATION” — www.plef.org