THE REAL PICTURE
GQ India|April 2021
Tod’s collaborative project with photographerartist Ramak Fazel unpacks the day-to-day behind the cryptic, amorphous space that is Silicon Valley
SAUMYAA VOHRA

At a gathering on the terrace of a restaurant in Milan, a casual conversation began over aperitifs and a view of Piazza del Duomo. A cluster of international journalists and Diego Della Valle, Chairman of Tod’s, began to traverse the elusive nature of the physically boundless world of Silicon Valley: How they knew everything about us, and yet we knew so little about them. What do their houses look like? Which restaurants do they frequent? “The fabric of their daily lives and the nuanced reality on the ground continues to escape us,” Della Valle had observed.

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