11 Soviet Reality by Igor Palmin

Soviet Reality by Igor Palmin

Posted on December 12, 2011 by

Check out a collection of old photos by Igor Palmin picturing Soviet reality.

Chechnya. A shepherd’s son, 1977.

Moscow. Outskirts, a snowfall, 1977.

Moscow. Kuskovo. End of season, 1977.

Moscow, 1979.

Moscow, “Economy must be saving!”; Sverdlov Square, 1981.

Moscow. A meeting, 1977.

Moscow. Yard. Football. 1980.

Moscow. Subway, 1970s.

Yalta, 1983.

Day Two. 08.20.91.


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11 Responses to “Soviet Reality by Igor Palmin”

  1. IamI says:

    Despite the region, religion and times, the artists always differs from their neighbours. They have a world of their own.

  2. Verto says:

    “Simple life”.little to earn but also little to loose ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !

  3. historian says:

    Gde moi 17 let?

  4. asd says:

    He travelled a lot it seems.

  5. Hirsh says:

    “Yalta, 1983″ – it must be easy to blend in when everyone wears the same coat. :)

  6. Barrie says:

    1st photo. Object on boys left, our right, slung over the pole, is a horse pack saddle, it looks like an English military one to me. More like these please

  7. Plexo says:

    Bella Akhmadulina has the biggest camel toe I have ever seen. you can that puffy vag in picture 18

  8. SMERSH says:

    Say Raisin!

  9. (r)evolutionist says:

    “Near Lake Baikal.” …wish I was there…

  10. Theebeatnik says:

    A wonderful post, thank you for taking us on your journey!

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