DK im. Kirova, St. Petersburg. Fine-art architectural photography gelatin silver print on Hahnemuhle Torchon 275g watercolor paper, Fomaspeed liquid photographic emulsion, lith-printing process. © Sasha Krasnov, 2016This mammoth building, former “Palace of Culture” named after Kirov, constructivism monument.

It housed many cultural events during Soviet times and has survived WWII, is now almost abandoned. Once covered with bright movie posters, it now looks grim and faceless, with its fate hanging in the air.

DESCRIPTION: Silver gelatin fine-art photography print on Hahnemuhle Torchon 275g rough-grained watercolor paper using liquid photographic emulsion.

Sasha Krasnov