This photograph was not selected to be part of the upcoming exhibit “The Russians Are Coming!” although the portrait was shot during the same two weeks in Moscow at the Sunlight Studio. I believe this portrait is special and certainly not the kind of picture that easily fits in that particular series.
From December 8 – 11 we will participate in the Kriebels spectacle at Ahoy Rotterdam with a fully equipped photo studio. Visitors will be able to experience a real photo shoot. At this mobile photo studio there will also be an exhibit of photographs made in Moscow early November. This show entitled ‘The Russians Are [...]
While organizing a trip to Amsterdam for my old friend Alexander Donskoy who facilitated my first exhibit in Moscow, he unexpectedly asked me how much time I could free up for him. I hesitated, but he persisted and I answered two weeks, not knowing he was going to invite me to Moscow. It was a present for something I had done for him [...]