The book contains photographic views, archive materials and recollections of residents of the utopian metropolis Oseyev — a city from an impossible future that seems to have arrived right now.
The edition is printed on high quality Pergraphica® paper and contains handmade elements. Some pages are designed as reversal flaps. The book is published in English. All authentic texts in Russian have been translated into English.
Photography, concept and editing by Vladimir Seleznev
Designed by Ekaterina Antonova
Translated into English by Nataliya Konygina
Hardback, 30.5 x 21.2 cm (vertical), 128 pages
In English and Russian
Vladimir Seleznev (b. 1984) is a Moscow based photographer and visual artist. Нe is a member of the Russian Union of Art Photographers and co-founder of the Moscow Fine Art School of Photography.
The most important part of his professional activity is devoted to personal long-term projects that are centered around intrinsic and territorial transformations of the contemporary urban environment, its perception by the individual, the feeling of social discomfort and isolation.
Seleznev is a laureate of various photography awards. His work has been exhibited at different venues, both in Russia and Europe.