waiting at the bus stop.

scans from ‘Making Interstices’ – catalogue of Central Asia Pavilion at 53. Biennale di Venezia


Jamshed Kholikov`s photo series of 200 busstops in Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan shows urban stages conveying ancient ideologically statements. Now these symbols for a past decade are substituted by non-individual, transparent glass-boxes, creating the image of an area full of progress and freedom. Cities and landscape loose character and roots for the benefits of an assimilation to a globalized image of urban space.

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