1989 Photo Contest, Arts and Entertainment, Stories, 3rd prize

Michael Graffenried

01 January, 1988

Performance artist Dmitri Prigov unfolds his own version of Pravda, the Communist Party newspaper, on the Moscow underground. He was arrested. The new atmosphere of openness enabled artists to express themselves more freely, but some overstepped the mark.


Michael Graffenried

Michael von Graffenried was born in Berne, Switzerland, in 1957. He started as a photojournalist in 1978, travelling the world for numerous international publications and works t...

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