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LUCA WORKS WITH THE LEADING ADVERTISING AGENCIES SUCH AS BBDO, YOUNG AND RUBICAM, SAATCHI AND SAATCHI, OGLIVY’S AND HAS BEEN LONG TIME CONTRIBUTOR OF VOGUE BAMBINI.HIS WORK ILLUSTRATES AN UNDERSTANDING OF CHILDREN’S PERSPECTIVES AND EXEMPLIFIES HIS ABILITY TO CONNECT WITH HIS SUBJECTS.

IN 2004 WITH THE COLLABORATION OF REPLAY, HE DELIVERED THE PHOTO BOOK, & SONS CHILDREN AROUND THE WORLD, OF WHICH PART OF THE PROFITS FROM THE SALES WERE DONATED TO “DOCTORS WITHOUT BORDERS”.

IN 2006 HE STARTED TO PUBLISH A SERIES OF BOOKS DEDICATED TO CHILDREN WITH HIS LONGTIME COLLABORATOR, ALETHEA GOLD. THE CHILDREN OF CHINA WAS THE FIRST AND WAS PUBLISHED IN CONJUCTION WITH THE 2008 OLYMPIC GAMES. ALL PROFITS WILL CONTINUE TO BE DONATED TO CHILDREN WITH HIV FROM THE ORPHANAGES IN THE HENAN PROVINCE OF CHINA.

IN 2009, FOLLOWING THE SUCCESS OF THE “CHILDREN OF CHINA”, STARTED THE CHILDREN OF SOUTH AFRICA PROJECT PRODUCED TO RAISE FUNDS TO HELP UPGRADE SPORTS FACILITIES FOR 18,000 CHILDREN SUFFERING THE EFFECTS OF HIV/AIDS IN 6 TOWNSHIP IN SOUTH AFRICA. 100% OF THE PROFITS WILL BE DONATED TO MAAFRIKA TIKKUN. NELSON MANDELA WAS THE CHIEF PATRON AND HAIL THE PROGRAM AS “A MIRACLE”. THE BOOK WAS LAUNCHED DURING THE 2010 SOCCER WORLD CUP.

IN JULY 2013 HE PUBLISHED THE BOOK CHILDREN OF ISRAEL AND AS WITH THE PREVIOUS BOOKS ALL REVENUES AND ROYALTIES GO TO A DESIGNATED CHARITY. FOR ISRAEL IT IS THE NURIT REFUGEE CENTER FOR ETHIOPIAN FAMILIES. THE MONEY WILL HELP PROVIDE SPORT AND MUSIC EDUCATION FOR THE CHILDREN.

IN 2014 HE LAUNCHED HIS DIGITAL MAGAZINE: “L’ENFANTERRIBLE” DEDICATED TO CHILDREN’S FASHION, ART, TRAVEL, AND DESIGN.

 

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