Three Photographs by Boris Smelov

BOMB 17 Fall 1986
017 Fall 1986

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Boris Smelov, Leningrad, 1985, black and white photograph. © 1985 by Boris Smelov.

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Boris Smelov, Leningrad, 1985, black and white photograph. ©1985 by Boris Smelov.

Leningrad by Jacki Ochs Lyn Hejinian
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Wendy White by EJ Hauser
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In Chinatown, NYC, where Wendy White lives, new signs go up over outdated signs, new awnings are installed over old ones, graffiti is painted over, windows become walls, additions are built, architecture is modified, buildings disappear … White has become a connoisseur of these visual shifts.

Portfolio by Barney Kulok
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Atlanta: Hip Hop and the South by Richard Maxwell
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Michael Schmelling made a book called Atlanta, a photo book about the Atlanta hip-hop scene. Then Richard Maxwell wrote a review of it.

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017 Fall 1986