I HAVE NO IDEA WHERE THIS IMAGE ORIGINATED FROM. BUT I DO ENJOY THE QUALITY OF IT – THOUGH I AM AWARE THAT A MORE COHERENT AND DELINEATED FORM WOULD HAVE BEEN DESIRED… I WOULD SEEK TO REPLICATE SUCH IMAGERY, IN SUCH A STATE OF DISARRAY, AS AN AESTHETIC POSE, I SUPPOSE…
BEMOANING THE FACT I CAN’T LOCATE CONSTUCTIVIST POSTCARDS I HAD ABOUT THE HOUSE… I WAS SUB-CONSCIOUSLY SKENNING PRO-EASTERN IMAGERY VIA VARIOUS SITES…. I CAME ACROSS THIS ARCHIVAL GEM… GYPSY LAD WITH DOG… COLOUR DAGUERREOTYPE? COLOUR PLATE NEG?
To create a photographic record of contemporary Moscow life, preserve the historical heritage of the capital and support the creative endeavours of Russian photographers. Architecture; Events; everyday life; People.
The jury examines photographic series entered in the competition for the following categories:
Events, everyday life;
I MEAN, ONE COULD TAKE THIS STATEMENT AND TRANSPOSE MOSCOW FOR LANCASHIRE, I SUPPOSE… TROUBLE IS… I DON’T THINK I WOULD GIVE MY SUPPORT… TO THE FOLK OF LANCASHIRE – I MEAN, IT’S ALL RELATIVE…