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Berlin Mai 1945: Valery Flaminsky


Berlin Mai 1945 – Valery Faminsky

Das unbekannte Archiv

Die Aufnahmen des russischen Frontfotografen Valery Faminsky von der Befreiung Berlins und den ersten Friedenstagen sind künstlerisch beeindruckende wie historisch wertvolle Zeitdokumente.

Das in Moskau entdeckte Archiv Valery Faminskys (1914–1993) ist ein einzigartiger Fund. In Berlin entstehen vom 22. April bis 24. Mai 1945 die Aufnahmen der völlig zerstörten Stadt, ihrer Bevölkerung und dem Alltag der russischen Truppen.

Ohne jede Art von Pathos und Propaganda aufgenommen, beschreiben diese Fotografien mit einem humanistischen Blick die Sehnsucht nach Frieden und die Wirklichkeit des Krieges. Die Echtheit und auch die Nähe zu den Ereignissen, welche unter die Haut gehen, lassen den Betrachter zum Zeugen dieser historischen Stunden und Tage werden.

Gemessen an der herausragenden künstlerischen Qualität seiner Fotografien steht Valery Faminsky auf einer Stufe mit Fotografen wie Jewgeni Chaldej und Robert Capa.

Format: Hardcover
Published: in Germany in 2018
Publisher: Buchkunst Berlin
Pages: 184
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9783981980585
ISBN 10: 3981980581

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Berlin Mai 1945: Valery Flaminsky