A look at Lithuania's 'little worlds'

  • 1999-01-28
  • Paul Beckman
It is not often one is able to see the character of his country through a foreigner's eyes. But this winter, the work of a Dutch photographer offers locals a fresh look at Vilnius, as Paul Beckman reports.This year's dark and sloppy winter in Vilnius has coaxed an occasional negative comment or two from the mouths of some residents. Phrases of disappointment ranging from "this is not a proper winter" to "I need to escape from this weather" are not difficult to overhear for the alert eavesdropper.Dutch photographer Marco van Duyvendijk's "Vilnius Portraits" collection could offer a temporary...
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