Maidan Moment: Anastasia Taylor-Lind’s Book of Portraits From Kiev

August 1, 2014

© Anastasia Taylor-Lind

Illia, age 18, a protester from Kiev, Feb. 9, 2014.

The protesters stand in motley, improvised armor, homemade tactical vests and mismatched headgear. Their irregular camouflage and black uniforms are enlivened by splashes of yellow and blue, the colors of the Ukrainian national flag. Mourners are shrouded in black, with pale, stricken faces and flowers clutched in heavy hands. These are the faces of Euromaidan, the ongoing protests in Kiev’s...

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