The Rome Commission

The Rome Commission is a project curated by Marco Delogu, the artistic director of FOTOGRAFIA – International Festival of Rome. Every year since 2013 a renowned international photographer portrays the city of Rome in total freedom of interpretation. Past photographers have included Olivio Barbieri, Martin Bogren, Tim Davis, Marco Delogu, Tod Papageorge, Martin Parr, Paolo Pellegrin, Anders Petersen, Hans Christian Schink, Alec Soth, Guy Tillim, Leonie Hampton and Paolo Ventura.

Roberts created a series of alternative postcards of Rome alongside a series of large-format photographs. The work was exhibited at the Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome (MACRO), Italy, October – December 2016.

View the resulting works here.