The photo project called ‘Restricted areas‘ is supposed to tell about an utopian aspiration of human beings for the technological progress. The author of the project, Russian photographer Danila Tkachenko, travelled around post-Soviet space searching for places which used to have the great importance, but end up became abandoned.
Closed ‘secret cities’ which cannot be found on maps, forgotten scientific triumphs, forlorn epic constructions that a long time ago were grandiose ideas of Soviet engineers and scientists, and dreams and hopes of the whole USSR.
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Photos: Danila Tkachenko