Nothing to say about the damaged walls, the ubiquitous degradation of the habitat, I only need a look, someone to look me in the eye, and Florina is offering this to us.
But mind you, her subjects retain within them all the emotions, all fears, love or enthusiasm. They will be choosing when and to whom to open up.
A photograph understates that there is much more happening than recorded … and all elements in the present picture, from the hazardous balance of the objects to the stoical gestures of the subjects, advocate that only the photographer has the full story. Had, to be more precise, because a photograph is not a memory, it is a commemoration (idealisation).
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