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‘hidden cities’ photo boxes: brutalist architecture snapshots to unveil

by  ZUPAGRAFIKA from Poland



Product Description

Remove the negative and discover the brutal charm
of the European capitals’ suburbia!


Modernist housing estates erected in the suburbs of European cities after WW2 have been ignored and neglected for decades. Although they are homes to the vast majority of urbanites, many would rather they were invisible. This instant film inspired photo set allows you to unveil some of the most hidden and controversial urbanscapes of the former Eastern Bloc and beyond, such as: Cheryomushki in Moscow, Marzahn in Berlin, Chomiczówka in Warsaw or Thamesmead in London…


“Hidden Cities” by Zupagrafika are 4 interactive photo boxes including architecture snapshots to unveil and a foreword on post-war modernist estates. Pictures are taken by Zupagrafika (with contributions by Alexander Veryovkin and Peter Chadwick).


Negatives are reusable: they can be removed and repositioned repeatedly.


Hidden Cities pack includes 4 boxes: Hidden Cities: London, Hidden Cities: Berlin, Hidden Cities: Moscow, Hidden Cities: Warsaw.
8 architecture snapshopts in each box.
Box size: 12 x 16 x 2 cm.

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  • address: Poznan
  • <p class="paragraph_style"><span class="style">Zupagrafika</span> <span class="style_1">is an author, independent publisher and a creative design studio based in Poland, founded in 2012 by a Hispano-Polish duo - David Navarro and Martyna Sobecka. The studio has a special affinity with Polish Poster School, post-war modernist architecture and paper. They specialize in poster, editorial and design applied to architecture. </span><span class="style_2"> </span></p> <p class="paragraph_style_1"><span class="style_1">Zupagrafika also creates, illustrates, designs and publishes award-winning architectural objects, such as: "Blokografia" (2012), "Eastern Blocks" (2014), "Brutal London" (2015), "Blokoshka" (2016), "Paris Brut" (2016) or "Brutal East" (2017) which catalogue their favourite modernist and brutalist edifices from the former Eastern Bloc and beyond. </span><span class="style_3"> </span></p> <p class="paragraph_style_1"><span class="style_1">Author of the book </span><span class="style_4">"Brutal London: Contruct Your Own Concrete Capital"</span><span class="style_1"> (2016, Prestel Pulishing), an adaptation of their worldwide acclaimed "Brutal London" paper-cut collection.</span></p>


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