Miron Zownir, Berlin 2014©Katerina Oikonomakou

Miron Zownir, “I was always an individualist”

He’s been called a poet of radical photography, by none other than Terry Southern. By his own admission, he is a man who focuses his mind and lens on things unseen, things hidden or lurking in the shadows. Not one to shy away from a situation that lies outside the boundary of safety, Miron Zownir…

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Canan Erek, “I like to sit back and watch people”

We met at an unlikely place to watch a dance performance: In the waiting room of one of Berlin’s district administrative offices. That’s where the choreographer Canan Erek has been staging performances that aim to interrupt stillness and function as small provocations for her surprised audience, whose reactions trigger new ideas. “Inspiration always comes from…