Swen Bernitz: Landmarks

Landmarks is a conceptual documentation of architectural art objects on former mining dumps in the Ruhr area of Germany. The Ruhr area has been significantly impacted by industrialisation and mining over the last 200 years. As the coal was extracted from underground, inevitably the surrounding rock was also mined. This...

Vladimir Seleznev: Oseyev

Oseyev is the abandoned city in Russian Federation. It was designed as an innovative housing cluster based on the concept of self-sufficiency. However, due to economic miscalculations, construction errors and poor infrastructure planning, it gradually lost its financial attractiveness, began to empty and ended up by becoming a kind of...

Karol Palka: Edifice

Edifice is a visual journey back to a time most people would like to forget. Karol Pałka documents buildings that have survived the Communist regime, which years ago rolled over Central and Eastern Europe. The photographs show the interiors of the Polana Hotel, a closed holiday facility once owned by...

Gianfilippo De Rossi: Urban Landscape

Says Gianfilippo: Urban Landscape is a project that I have been carrying out for about 3 years. It arises from the need to find new ideas in the composition and architecture of the city of Los Angeles. In the megalopolis of over 10 million people the challenge is to find...

Francisco Ibáñez: Non-Structures

The series ‘Non-Structures’ presents London – and cities in general – as a spectacle of constant conflict, negotiation and flux. Capturing key moments in the life of diverse buildings, the images reveal a condition of transience, trapped as these buildings and sites are between the boundaries of architecture and ruin,...

Lorenzo Valloriani: Unconscious Tuscany

Unconscious Tuscany is a documentary ongoing project about an hidden side of Tuscany: the real everyday landscape made of countryside crossroads, vernacular architectures, river banks, memorial statues, ruins of ancient walls with postwar buildings, tabernacles, country cemeteries and industrial areas. Lorenzo Valloriani - a self educated photographer, interested in documentary...

Andreas Tschersich: Peripher

Says Andreas: The eponymous 'peripher' functions in my works as a structural, aesthetic and mental moment. It refers to places of transit and transition that defy unequivocal classification, standardization and demarcation. I portray cityscapes in which people, upkeep, habits and uses always remain hidden. The tenor remains the same regardless...

Evgeniy Stepanets: Green City

Says Evgeniy: The Green City is my ongoing project, in which I explore the rapid urbanization of Kiev and the ever-changing physical landscape of the city. Like any capital, Kiev lures people from all over Ukraine: here, in comparison with other cities, wages are way higher and there are more...

Michael Schwan: The Beauty of Decay

Photographer Michael Schwan's mission is to explore "Lost Places" across Europe. He belongs to the group of urban explorer. The attraction to look behind closed doors is his motivation. He has already found some morbid treasures that have long since been forgotten. Whether furnished villas in Portugal or vacant magnificent...