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October 08, 2010  |  permalink

The Strange Beauty of Spomenik

If you appreciate odd architecture from another era and another place, Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union are filled with war monuments that always leave an impression. Belgian photographer Jan Kempenaers visited the striking Tito-era war monuments that dot the former Yugoslavia and has published his work in a new book, Spomenik. The monument that’s featured in this photo is from Krusevo. More info on the Kempenaers book at romapublications.org. A commentary on the photos was recently posted at foto8.


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