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Revisiting Josef Koudelka's Photographs of Europe's Roma Communities

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Revisiting Josef Koudelka's Photographs of Europe's Roma Communities

Aperture - In 1962, Czech French photographer Josef Koudelka began documenting the everyday lives of Europe’s Roma communities. Carrying only his equipment and a rucksack, Koudelka would spend the next decade moving between different Roma settlements and villages in then-Czechoslovakia, Romania, Hungary, France, and Spain. His resulting images offered an intimate glimpse into these largely marginalized communities, exploring themes of alienation and displacement.

Koudelka’s foundational body of work offers an intimate glimpse into Europe’s Roma communities. In 1975, Aperture and Josef Koudekla collaborated with …

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