Wednesday, December 24, 2008

LOOK: Gray urbanism on Kiev's "Left Bank"

The dismal monotony of Soviet apartment complexes numb the senses but the bright spots are intensified in their relief: babushkas with their scarves and fresh produce, garish post-soviet advertising and the lifeline of the Left Bank, the marshrutka (mini-bus) fleet.

2 comments:

Brunhilda said...

I like this slide show, great combination of colour and balck and white pictures.

anya said...

This is cool. Reminded me of a time when i lived in Kiev. Made me a little bit sad...