Oliver Merce – Crivina

“A political decision was taken in 1976 to build a power plant at Crivina – about 10 km from Anina – to be closer to the quarry. The power plant was to operate using bituminous shale,. There were many difficulties…

Oliver Merce – Orasul Nou

“Orașul Nou” (New Town) is a district of the city Anina built in the 80’s in order to accommodate people who worked at the time in the thermal power station of Anina. This power station was supposed to work with…

Oliver Merce – Short Stories

The photos that compose this series have been taken over the past two years. Noticing that some pictures are related to each other, I began consciously to take photos which, placed one alongside other, can tell a short story. The…

Oliver Merce – Urban Antithesis

”Never tried to deceive myself with the idea that what I do is art. I am always aware that I only take picture of simple things that takes place in an ordinary world. Obviously , I could illustrate the idea…

Oliver Merce – Racing Pigeons

“Some people consider the pigeons a symbol of peace, others – the embodiment of The Holy Spirit, but most only see them simply as birds that litter the buildings’ fronts and statues. However, there are many people who have speculated…

Oitzarisme 2015 Photo Exhibition

“Oitzarisme 2015“  is a retrospective exhibition with photos from some of the last year‘s best features from the online magazine. 12 Romanian photographers each with 2 photos from one of their featured project: Dragos Rapeanu – Stan George Popescu –…