It was a really hard winter in Canada at the end of 2017 and early January 2018. Temperatures in Ontario reached low minus 20 °C. Cold days and nights turned Niagara Falls into a mass of ice. I took some pictures of Lake Ontario's  Hamilton's Bayfront park  to share  with you.   Photo, text: Kamila Balcová

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The first thing that got my attention while walking the streets of Downtown Hamilton was the architecture and the walls of its buildings. Many of them were marked by eye-catching pictures or graffiti. Watching them, I realized, that they made the urban space special and were able to communicate different sorts of feelings. There was a visual message on almost every corner. I decided to find a few more of them. For starters, there are some of them.

Text, photo: Kamila Balcova

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Rozhovor s Jurajom Bartošom, Foto: Juraj Bartoš

Ide mu o zachytenie atmosféry a kultúry určitej doby. Trpezlivo ju zaznamenáva v cykloch Obchodná ulica, Móda ulice, v projektoch Fragmenty civilizácie alebo Petržalka. Vďaka nim zisťujeme, ako sa nebadane a predsa zásadne mení prostredie, v ktorom žijeme a ako sa meníme my. Jeho fotografie sú svedectvom, príbehom – o nás. Niekedy je ten príbeh viac, inokedy menej úsmevný. „Mám rád fotografie, ktoré mi podávajú informácie o minulých časoch. To je aj moja ambícia,“ hovorí.

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