Long time Word contributor, Flore is one half of the Facetofacedesign team and the mastermind behind the witty displays of each edition’s Showstoppers. Glimpses of her trip to Moscow, back in November 2000, can be seen scattered throughout the current issue; below is the complete series.
Photography Flore Van Ryn
Objects from the collection of Petloura, an artist who has spent the past twenty years gathering accessories and clothes that recount the history of the Soviet Union
Alexandre Liachenko, aka Petloura
A flea market, located along abandonned railway tracks
A solitary boot somewhere in the forest, on the way to Sergei Passat