N-OST Themenheft: “Osterweiterung – 10 Jahre in der EU”

The publication can be purchased here as printed or digital version:

About Czech writer Bohumil Hrabal for “Die Zeit”

Blockade of the building supplies store “Epicenter” in Lviv (Lemberg), Ukraine for “Der Spiegel”

More images

ADAC Reisemagazin

Semka Band from Macedonia.

Semka Band is a family of Macedonian Roma who play exuberant drum rhythms at weddings and celebrations across the country, based in Delcevo. Photography: Björn Steinz, Production: Dragan Milojevic

Train from Berlin to Prague.

I just came back from one week teaching at BTK in Berlin. Very inspiring time working
with the students in a wonderful city I visited the last time in 1991. More instagram(s).

“A Wall Runs Through it”_

I received a grant from VG Bild-Kunst based in Germany to continue my project about the
co-existence of majority population and Roma minority in the area around Kosice in
eastern Slovakia. I am very glad that I am supported and able to continue my work.

Recognized & Represented for Open Society Foundations

Work I made for the Open Society Foundations in Macedonia this year, the audio
slideshow is here

“A Wall Runs Through it”. New story from eastern Slovakia.

A story about the difficult co-existence of majority population and Roma minority in
eastern Slovakia. The whole feature at Panos Pictures.

Zizkov 1994-1996

In 1994 I moved from Germany to Prague to study photography at The Academy of Performing Arts (FAMU). By accident I found a flat during this time located on the opposite side of the tunnel connecting Karlin and Zizkov in Prague 3. When I started studying there was an ongoing documentary project about Zizkov at my school and with a few fellow students we started to document the area. After almost 20 years I went through all my old negatives, scanned them and made a new edit of the “old” images. Why ? I do not really know…
The whole set is here