Ivan and the Moon by Daria Tuminas

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I discovered Daria Tuminas in an article giving an overview of 24 young Russian photographers. Her featured work was one of the stand-out images for me, a photograph from her series Ivan and the Moon. The series follows the lives of two teenage brothers, living in a small village in northern Russia. Tuminas’ became close friends with them throughout the process of developing the body of work, and this is evident in the disarming openness of these boys to participating in her project. We are drawn into a world of slow village life, mystical beauty, strange apparitions. What seem like … READ MORE >

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