Rob & Olivier (dancing), 2019
Giclée print på 260 gram Canon Luster
29,7 × 42 cm
“The photo is from the series ‘Exercises in Freedom’ which from a personal perspective dissects similarities between experiences of growing up gay in Eastern Europe and a migrant adulthood in the West.” – Alex Avgud
Alex Avgud (1986) is a Russian-born photographer, currently based in The Netherlands. His work is a continuous exploration of human resistance to mechanisms of oppression. He approaches social and political issues such as LGBT+ rights and police brutality in a manner that triggers an emotional response from the viewer, often using the methodology of documenting physical performances.