Moscow: Self-published, 2016 Condition: New, Signed, 1st edition of 250 copies, 14.5x18.5cm, 136pages, Silk-screen print on cloth, open binding, Hardcover
Shadows of Wormwood is a personal diary of Arthur Bondar's trips to the 30 km exclusion Zone during last 8 years. It includes Arthur's photographs from 2007 to 2015 as well as documents and photographs from the personal archives of the people who lived or worked in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone.
Shadows of Wormwood leads you through the mystery of the Zone. It gives you a chance to feel the inner spirit of the contaminated territories and shows the relationship between nature and the people who live in the Exclusion Zone and in the villages close to the fence. The Chernobyl tragedy showed us how easily humans can destroy everything around them and lose the balance of life.