Чечня - в тумане
Chechnya - into the mist
I love when nature doesn’t even look real. This is an animal. I mean, damn.
I want to visit Detroit and make a photography project out of the city’s decline that I’ve been hearing about. I’ve never been to Detroit, but it must be a site to see. It’s population is immensely shrinking and the city is falling into abandonment. I’m watching this documentary “Detroitopia” (give it a watch), and in it it says that out of the roughly 140 sq. miles that make up the city, 40 sq. miles of that are now vacant/abandoned. Sounds crazy.
It’s a congenital malformation in which the heart is abnormally located either partially or totally outside of the thorax. The ectopic heart can be found along a spectrum of anatomical locations, including the neck, chest, or abdomen. In most cases, the heart protrudes outside the chest through a split sternum
by pairing skate lessons and boards with education initiatives, skateistan — a non profit organization that works with the support of local afghan communities — is using skateboarding as a tool of empowerment for more than four hundred afghan kids, many of whom live on the streets.
more than 40 percent of skateistan’s students are female. though girls are banned from riding bikes in afghanistan, skateboarding is novel and remains permissible, and has now become the most popular sport for females in the country.
(see also: skating in uganda)
Gottfried Helnwein is an Austrian-Irish fine artist, painter, photographer, installation and performance artist. His early work consists mainly of hyper-realistic watercolors, depicting wounded children, as well as performances – often with children – in public spaces. Helnwein is concerned primarily with psychological and sociological anxiety, historical issues and political topics. As a result of this, his work is often considered provocative and controversial