For the next three months Plotki will present the work of nine young photographers who are showing their view of the new eastern EU members in the Plotki gallery. More about imosten.
At the edge of the capitals: Berlin – Warszawa – Moskau
Anne Gabriel Jürgens
„I was in Berlin in February for one month to discover the eastern edge of the German capital. I asked myself, what will happen when the East turns West and how fast such a restructuring would take place. The appearance changes fast, but how about the people in this periphery? I am looking not at the often seen clichés of the grey and socially weak east, but rather concentrate on the atmosphere of these places.”
Cabbage Trading with Danuta – Vodka Smuggling with Kazik
After the fall of the iron curtain the trade within the border region Poland, Belarus und Ukraine began. But with the EU Enlargement the “New Schengen Wall” will constrain the border traffic and therefore change the whole region.
In the center of this photo story is the everyday life of the border people, their hopes and wishes concerning the EU enlargement.
A review of the changed living situation in Poland between Wroclaw and Krakow. The aim of the work is to focus on the polish people, the landscape and the simple things.