Zvizdal - Frederik Buyckx, 2019
Profile Work, 26 August 2020
Zvizdal - Frederik Buyckx, 2019

Zvizdal, Resisting through Emptiness

Chronicle by Camille Reynaud

While the recent upswing in tourism to Chernobyl, sparked by the eponymous series broadcasted on American TV-channel HBO, sometimes borders on indecency, the piece Zvizdal by the Belgian collective Berlin offers a humble portrait of the last two remaining inhabitants in a village that turned ghost town following the nuclear disaster.