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Moscow's cultural scene is famously enormous and varied - but where to start? Our arts-savvy editorial team trawl what's on offer, to bring you our selection of Culture Picks for your leisure time. Current and upcoming recommendations are:
17.07.20-23.08.20 Moscow. The Great Emptiness
The Museum of Moscow debuted photojournalist and Pulitzer Prize winner Sergey Ponomarev’s new exhibition titled “Moscow. The Great Emptiness.” The exhibition includes 45 black-and-white panoramas of the empty Russian capital, which Ponomarev captured during the coronavirus lockdown. "During the quarantine period in Moscow, I was taking photos of everything that happened in the city for the New York Times. Everyday I walked around the streets and looked for subjects... I wanted to make the city itself the main character of the photoshoots — its buildings, monuments, parks, bas-reliefs, and strips of empty intersections. I understood that this had to be more than just a photograph, this had to be a series, a photo project, a story. Every time I stopped and looked around in search of people, I turned my head in an attempt to see all the emptiness," Ponomarev says. Read more
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