The London-based photographers David Grandorge and Jonathan Lovekin have researched the altering terrain of Baltic states showing how industry and transport shape the landscapes.
The Ground series is exhibited in London in Architectural Association exhibition ‘The Baltic Material Assemblies’ 1-25 March 2018, curators Jurga Daubaraité and Jonas Žukauskas. The Baltic Material Assemblies presents architecture of the Baltic states, exploring the material, infrastructural and cultural connections that have persevered despite the political borders and conflict lines that have been laid throughout the region.
Above: ‘Black Mountain’in the Kohtla-Järve with ponds for harmful chemical residue lined with 2mm thick polyethylene membrane. Photo Jonathan Lovekin
Published in Maja’s 2018 spring edition (No 93).