MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
During the visit, Tatiana Bondareva presented the institution a part of photographs depicting the children themselves of the colony. The photographer took these pictures in 2016 in the framework of the visit to the institution.
The photos were exhibited for the contest “Show OFF”, which was held this year in Krakow. This international festival applications are received from around the world. In 2019 took a total of 8 participants. Russia was only Tatyana Bondarev and Mikhail Bushkov.
“For the exposition work was chosen the limited space that the spectator was very close, – said Tatyana Bondareva of the exhibition. – Work was under glass in frames, to separate the visitor from the guys in the photo. I wanted to create the feeling of walls and closeness of the place. The biggest work was presented in the form of a mural measuring 3 by 2 meters below, on the contrary, to let in the viewer in the colony.”
Transmission of photographer institution was supported by Public Council under the Federal penitentiary service of Russia for Saint-Petersburg and Leningrad region.
The press service of the UFSIN of Russia for St. Petersburg and Leningrad region
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