Showcase socialism

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In the 1980s, photographer David Hlynski (David Hlynsky) traveled extensively in the countries of the socialist camp and rented storefronts that now, from our world McDonalds and "Auchan", look surreal works of art, monuments disappeared utopian ideas of communism. Hlynski, founder of an underground magazine issue "Image Nation", filmed in the USSR, Poland, Czechoslovakia, Hungary and other Eastern Bloc countries.

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Moscow, 1990

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Moscow, 1990

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Krakow, Poland 1988

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Yugoslavia 1989

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Moscow, 1990

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Moscow, 1990

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Moscow, 1990

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Budapest 1989

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Moscow, 1990

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Krakow, Poland 1989

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Some of the photos were published in the book "Window-Shopping Through the Iron Curtain", which in February 2015, the first was published by Thames & Hudson.