In GUP#39, we explore the theme Utopia. Festivals, symposia and magazines: many seem to be curating their debates and manifestations around the quest for a bright new world. How are we to explain this extraordinary fascination, and why now in particular?
This issue features an interview with the Russian photographer Evgenia Arbugeava, who has gained worldwide prestige for her work on Tiksi, a small town in Northern Russia on the coast of the Arctic Ocean. Nora Uitterlinden talked to her about her birthplace Tiksi.
Additional photographers highlighted in the magazine include: Namsa Leuba, Benoit Paille, Victor Enrich, Kris Vervaeke, Alex Stottard, Michel Le Belhomme, Ariko Inaoka, among others.