Paths and streets have always been living proofs of human curiosity, of exchange with and learning from each other. The journey along the historic trade route, which is these days for the most part a well-built motorway, leads through four countries and marks points of encounter with simple people and places. A photographic tracking for simplicity and deceleration, for proximity to the country and its inhabitants.
Maciej Staszkiewicz documented his journey through Europe for his Bachelor project at the HS in Mannheim. Via Regia describes a symbolic journey from Western to Eastern Europe.