Exhibition / Sputnik in FOTODOK (NL) – opening

On Saturday, March 1, 2014, Sputnik Photos opened 3 exhibitions in Utrecht (NL). Sputnik works are shown on the invitation of Fotodok (www.fotodok.org), which is thus inaugurate the operation of its new seat in Utrecht’s museum district.

In the new Fotodok spaces Sputnik artists show three exhibitions about Central-Eastern Europe: “Stand By” – devoted to Belarus, “U” – about Ukraine and “Distant Place” – about The Vistula River in Warsaw (the latter project was initiated by the Copernicus Science Centre in Warsaw). The shows are the largest Sputnik Photos exhibition event to date.

As part of the opening, on March 1-2 Fotodok hold meetings with Sputnik photographers, youth work- shops, and meetings with students and guided tours of the exhibitions by the authors.
Fotodok is an organization involved in documentary photography. Founded in 2008, it has shown many so- cially engaged documentary works, organized lectures and debates, local and international workshops, and has supported the cultural and social life of its community.