The Rayograph

Returning to Photograph Her Homeland

After studying at the International School of Moscow, Evgenia Arbugaeva returned to Tiksi, the remote town on the Siberian coast where she had been born. As Arbugaeva explains, Tiksi had once been an important military and scientific base, but that all changed with the collapse of the USSR and the resulting move many families made to distant, larger cities. Motivated by her memories of her birthplace and early childhood there, Arbugaeva returned to capture its present in photographs.

Via Feature Shoot.

This entry was published on November 9, 2011 at 8:26 PM. It’s filed under Uncategorized and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

3 thoughts on “Returning to Photograph Her Homeland

  1. wonderful shot of the northern lights!

  2. These are wonderful images. Playful and fun and beautiful. I love her work. Thanks so much for introducing this artist.

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