In France, in the “red suburb” of south-east Paris, the Gagarin city of Ivry-sur-Seine will be destroyed. Inaugurated in 1963 by Yuri Gagarin himself who planted a symbolic tree, the imposing red brick building will disappear in 2019, marking the end of a social housing typical of those years. At the time, for many families, some of them from slums, […]
This article is reserved for subscribed members only. If you are already a member, you can log in here below.
Subscribe for full access to The Eye of Photography archives!
That’s thousands of images and articles, documenting the history of the medium of photography and its evolution during the last decade, through a unique daily journal. Explore how photography, as an art and as a social phenomenon, continue to define our experience of the world. Two offers are available.
Subscribe either monthly for $5 or annually for $50 (2 months offered).