Giulia Dongilli studies Design & Art at the University of Bolzano, graduating in 2015. During this time she works in the city’s communal vegetable gardens, with a cross-cultural focus. From this experience, Dongilli collaborate on the book Common Roots, published by Retia Verlag in 2017. The same year, she joins the project Lying In Between, inside the hotspot in Samos, leading workshops on visual art for refugees and starting a blog to share the experience of the participants. In 2018 she graduates from the Master of Contemporary Image of Fondazione Fotografia Modena. Dongilli is passionate about social and cultural issues, focusing her research on the human being and society. Her work aims at merging the past and the present through a metaphorical language, rich with references to literature, history and current events, researching archetypical images.