Diana Takacsova is a visual storyteller whose work evolves around questions of identity, physical and emotional connection to place, migration, and the human relationship to nature and environment. She strives to bridge the factual and...
Focus:Photographer, Photojournalist, Travel, Documentary, Domestic, Foreign, Arts & Culture, Freelance, Civil Rights and Social Inequality, Humanitarian, Assignments
There is a small community and a largely untouched land where the sun doesn't set for months. Located between Norway mainland and the North Pole, Svalbard has inspired humans to explore, conquer, push boundaries and to seek places far away from reality. Here, arctic silence, harsh landscapes and humans are becoming one - yet one can feel incredibly small.
While exploring the constantly repeating patterns and symbols, I sought to find out more about why this place - where one cannot be born or die - is often an escape.