Ingar Krauss reveals quietly intense moments of transformation and the emotional turmoil
Lens Culture... Portraits: Photographs by Ingar Krauss. "...With his black-and-white portraits of children and teenagers in Germany and Russia,
They are serious, remote, sad, defiant. They have already seen too much, and the innocence lost is painfully etched into each of these images."
Untitled, Moscow, Russia 2002
Adolescents from orphanages and juvenile prisons in central and eastern European are the subjects of these powerul and revealing portraits. Book review and interview with the artist.