Ukraine 2014-2021
The state of fragility is due to the turbulence of the modern world. Fragility is a multidimensional phenomenon that defies simple definition. This is a combination of risks, not the ability of the system to cope with difficulties and mitigate the consequences. Society is shaken not only by the armed conflict, but also by a number of other factors: the historical past, economic, political, social areas, security in general. In order to obtain integrity, fragments (shards) are collected. It uses metaphorical language, but at the same time it is documentary footage. «Fragility» tells not only about the state of society, but also about the author’s personal vulnerability to life itself.
The first principle of inciting hostility is «Divide and conquer». The diptychs combine fragments that were photographed in different parts of Ukraine. This is a search for the answer «How will we live together?»