• Boris Mikhailov on Photographing Life on the Fringe in His Hometown

    2 days ago - By AnOther

    Boris Mikhailov 's series The Wedding stands out in relief from the 413 images it accompanies in the photographer's work Case History. This epic body of work documents the bleak socio-political landscape of his hometown Kharkiv, Ukraine, from 1997-98, after the collapse of the Soviet Union. Soaring inflation and dwindling energy resources left swathes of the middle and working classes in devastating poverty and Mikhailov set out to document the lives of the...
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