Christopher Herwig: Soviet Bus Stops

Christopher Herwig: Soviet Bus Stops
Library Shelf Location 18.HERW
Publication Date 2015

Photographer Christopher Herwig has covered more than 30,000km by car, bike, bus and taxi in 13 former Soviet countries discovering and documenting these unexpected treasures of modern art. From the shores of the Black Sea to the endless Kazakh steppe, these bus stops show the range of public art from the Soviet era and give a rare glimpse into the creative minds of the time. The book represents the most comprehensive and diverse collection of Soviet bus stop design ever assembled from: Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Ukraine, Moldova, Armenia, Abkhazia, Georgia, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia. With a foreword by writer, critic and television presenter Jonathan Meades.

ISBN 9780993191107
Quantity 1
Pages 192p; 20.3 x 16.8 x 2.3 cm
Editors Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell
Formats Hardback, Photobook
Publisher FUEL, London
Related Artist Christopher Herwig
Category Photography
Keyword Architecture (subject)
Related Country/Global Region USSR
Language English

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