Live hands, hands sculpted, woven or painted, from antiquity to our days, express the whole gamut of human emotions.
Les mains sculptent les contours de l'âme.
A bilingual author and photographer - English and French are his two ‘mother tongues’ -, raised in Central and Southern Africa, Albert Russo is the recipient of many awards, such as The American Society of Writers Fiction Award, The British Diversity Short Story Award, New York Poetry Forum Awards, and the Prix Colette, among others. Praised by James Baldwin and Edmund White, among other writers. His work has been translated in a dozen languages. His award-winning African novels and his hilarious Zapinette series have appeared on both sides of the Atlantic. He is a member of the jury for the Prix Européen and sat on the panel of the prestigious Neustadt Prize for Literature, which often leads to the Nobel Prize. In 2007 he obtained two important American awards, from Writers' Digest, for his collection of short stories, THE CROWDED WORLD OF SOLITUDE, volume one, and from USAbooknews in the National Best Books 2007 Awards, for his novel SHALOM TOWER SYNDROME.
Albert Russo VENICE, EMPRESS OF THE SEAS Venise, d'ors et de masques Venezia, un sogno infinito Published July 22, 2012
CRYSTALS IN A SHOCK WAVE THE WORKS OF /ALBERT RUSSO/ ET SON OEUVRE Published May 22, 2012
EMBERS UNDER MY SKIN Published March 16, 2012
Israël & Palestine * l'espoir de deux peuples Published January 11, 2012
Rainbow/ PARIS/ Arc-en-ciel Published December 21, 2011
Israel / Jordan / Palestine Published December 10, 2011
ORIENTAL GEMS * PERLES DE L'ORIENT Published March 19, 2011
LIVING OBJECTS Published February 19, 2011