Julia Nikonova

07.06.2011 in10:18 in Без рубрики -->


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Julia begins a new century—from a Russian perspective—of what many viewers may see as the influence of Francesca Woodman: in Julia’s photos are alive, again, the unique angles of female physicality; lonely beach scenes; random sea creatures; ghostly over-exposures made by hand.
The comparison to Woodman’s oddities and brilliant evocations cannot begin to introduce the calibre and content of the Nikonova collection.
Julia’s work is a startling rebellion against false promises, a pristine reification of the pulse o