A glass of water for Vasile

Moldova, Cobani October 2018 Aid Part 2: The final destination Buckwheat and red beetroot The elderly couple lives in just one room. The rectangular structure of concrete...

To wake up in another country in your own bed.

Estonia July 2018 In your own house, in your own bed: in the morning you wake up and suddenly you are in a different country....

Roots and identity, tradition and change

March 2018 Taroudant/Marrakech Morocco In the Sidi Ayoub area of the Medina (the town inside the city walls) of Marrakesch Abderrazzak El Maana unexpectedly...

Fall down and get up

Serbia februari 2018 I meet Goran Mitrovic in Obenovac, an hour drive from Belgrade. Now 57 his life coincides with the most turbulent periods in...

I do not want to wait until retirement to have fun

February 2018, Vukićevica Village, Grabovac, Serbia At the first handshake Aleksandar Velimirovic explains to me the philosophy of their project. For him it is...

Why did you not leave?

Serbia february 2018 When emigrants come back to Serbia this question "why did you not leave" is not uncommon amongst the generation that grew up...

Hello stranger I am having fun

Belgrade Serbia februari 2018 A relatively warm sunday late afternoon in the centre of Belgrade. Studentski Park is during the week a favourite hang out...

Lepe moje crne ochi pogledajte na me

Serbia January 31st 2018 In the mainstreet of Belgrade the voices of the girls could be heard on a distance. The girl on the left...

Throw away the ladder

Belgrade February 2018 At the age of 35 after finishing university education Adrien Gaumé decided that writing reviews of cultural events for the local newspaper...

Morning at Ahmed Beach Bali

Indonesia, 2013 Ahmed Beach It is early morning at Amed beach, the fishermen who left before sunrise return in their small boats and the catch...

Dance

December 2017 Dance studio rehearsal in Minsk It is early in the morning, around 8 o'clock but this dancer can use the studio of her...

Turkish barbershop Minsk

Belarus December 2017 Turkish barbershop in Minsk I had a thourough Turkish make over here including waxing my ears and nose. Painfull but effective. This...

Contact improvisation Minsk

Minsk December 10th 2017 Studio of Вероника Чарковская Veronika Charkovskaya see her FB page Contact Improvisation dance

Liepaja Latvia

August 2011 My son Peter and I arrive late at night in Liepaja after a long busride from Klaipeda (formerly called Memel in German) in...

Estonian cook in Kajaani

Finland June 2008 Kajaani Estonian cook making me dinner on late arrival in Kajaani, in the middel of Finland. A lot of Estonians work in...

Påsk in Saltsjöbaden

March 2009 Saltsjöbaden near Stockholm Sweden My mother made this she says "min mamma gjorde det här":painted eggs in a basket as a Easter present....

Newspapers in Tallinn

Estonia, August 2011 Tallinn Just outside the city centre of Tallin in front of a Sovjet style building we are suddenly surrounded by a herd...

Maria Bakalo in Lviv

Ukraine December 1017 Lviv Maria Bakalo (Masha) during a rehearsal of a new performance (lead picture). I met Masha in 2016 and revisited her in 2017. Simferopol...

Saint Nicolas song

Sad Flower Saint Nicholas celebration December 15th 2017 Drohobich Ukraine See for the full story Saint Nicholas

Contact Improvisation Dance Minsk

Minsk December 10th 2017 Studio of Вероника Чарковская Veronika Charkovskaya see her FB page Contact Improvisations Dancers Alexander and Catherine See also the article Minsk