Elian Somers: Border Theories


Elian Somers, Border Theories, Fw:Books, 2013

‘Border Theories’ investigates the relationship between architecture, politics and historyin three Russian cities. In the 20th century Birobidzhan, Kaliningrad and Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk were designed, built and redeveloped under the Soviet regime, with the utopian vision of a socialist city as the guiding principle.

24 x 34 cm
136 pages
texts by Elian Somers, Kerstin Winking, Hester van Gent
design by Hans Gremmen