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Siena's Palio: A Medieval Horserace Turns Viral, Text and Photographs by Natalia Sarkissian | Numéro Cinq
. . Siena’s Palio: A Medieval Horserace Turns Viral Text and Photographs by Natalia Sarkissian . Twice a year, on July 2nd and August 16th, after a three-hour parade in Renaissance costume has unfolded, jockeys representing ten of Siena’s seventeen factions challenge each other in the Piazza del Campo. They race for a handmade banner—a