Building a second home

Article published on Nov. 15, 2013
Article published on Nov. 15, 2013

Photographer: Ioana Radu

"Home means having a sense of belonging to someone, something, somewhere, somehow. Searching for second homes, people try to (re)create this sense of belonging not only for themselves, but also for the loved ones.  A mother guides her baby through the streets of its new home, a father teaches his daughter the family business and another parent waits silently while his son is having lunch. Driven by their duty to protect and provide with all their power, parents would cross the world to construct and ensure a better life for their offspring. How do children experience the passing from a home to another, which world becomes for their imaginary the so called homeland and which the second home? Berlin,1st of May 2013, Food Market"