Entre 2 rives by Mezli Vega Osorno in Marseille

These pictures of Marseille are not meant to be a documentary. Instead, what makes each unique is the photo’s particular light.

Name:Mezli Vega Osorno



Finding the poetic side of ordinary details, places and people.

Tell us about Marseille:

It’s a port on the Mediterranean where you can find a lot of diversity in food, cultural products, and festivals throughout the year. Even though it’s a city of about 1 million people, there are many places where you feel as if you are in the middle of a village, or a quiet spot in nature.

A perfect day in Marseille?

A sunny day with the typical wind (called “mistral”) blowing by the Mediterranean sea.

What is the best thing about Marseille?

The speed and sound of the wind.

What is the worst?

Garbage strikes and rats.

What would be surprising about Marseille to an outsider?

The incredible mix of urban areas and hiking spots.

Who are three of your favorite artists?

Walker Evans, Rosario Castellanos, Murakami




Name:Mezli Vega Osorno


Favorite place to eat:

Chez Gilda

Favorite place to drink:


Must do:

Go hiking in the cliffs and buy sardines at the Vieux Port’s fish market.