Moscow – the dream destination for techno-ravers and model scouts the world over and now the world’s new creative space. Swide takes a peek at the city’s forthcoming “Fashion & Style in Photography” festival.
Moscow is the new Berlin
The East meets West vein that runs through the city of Moscow is the perfect backdrop for its international photography exhibition.
Running until July 12th, the exhibition in its 6th edition is curated by the current director of the Moscow House of Photography, Olga Sviblova and focuses this year on the concept of – “Changing Beauty”.
Following the conception of beauty from the 1930′s to today the exhibition showcases photographic interpretations from the likes of Jacques Henri Lartigue and Erwin Olaf, performances and readings from Paolo Ventura and David Lynch and spaces dedicated to the historical fashion photographers Guy Bourdin and Lee Miller.
As part of the festival there is the unique opportunity to really discover the emerging Russian and East-European creative scene.
New artists such as Anastasia Khoroshiliva, Petr Aõenoff, Kostantin Semin offer a sometimes rebellious yet always glamourous approach to the city’s emerging artistic scene.
Down a vodka shot and go.
Source & Photo Credit: www.mdf.ru
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