GOST, 2022. Third printing. Hardback with thin boards, cover with satin silver foil on a fake leather material, 148 pp., 65 color illustrations, 19 reproductions of historical pages, 165 x 220 mm. Images and text by Jonas Bendiksen. Design by GOST.
Jonas Bendiksen’s exploration of the North Macedonian town of Veles mixes fake news and documentary photography with ancient Slavic mythology. Through this project, Bendiksen seeks to pose critical questions around photography, trust and the representation of reality.