Denis Davydenko: Joseon

Joseon - this is how the inhabitants call their country. In Korean it means "Country of morning freshness". Outside its borders it is known as North Korea. Complicated, contradictory, shrouded in myths and legends in media publications. It is the only country on the Earth in which there is classical...

Nathalie Daoust: Korean Dreams

Photographer Nathalie Daoust’s newest project, Korean Dreams, is a complex series that probes the unsettling vacuity of North Korea. Piercing its veil with her lens, these images reveal a country that seems to exist outside of time, as a carefully choreographed mirage. Daoust has spent much of her career exploring...

Interview with documentary photographer Fabian Muir

Fabian Muir is an Australian documentary and fine art photographer, and occasional writer, currently based in Sydney. The principal motivation behind his projects and practice is a focus on humanist issues combined with strong visual storytelling. In addition to extensive experience in documenting the countries and de facto republics of the...

Raphael Olivier: North Korea Vintage Architecture

Raphael Olivier is a french photographer based in Shanghai, China, with an interest for urban development and mega-city lifestyles. He works on commercial assignments around Asia covering architecture, interiors, corporate, industrial, hotels & resorts, lifestyle and documentary. Pyongyang, capital city of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (a.k.a North Korea),...