ABOUT THE ARTIST
Dimitri Igoshin is a ballet photographer living in St-Petersburg, Russia. He has backstage access to all the theatres in the city, including the Mariinsky and the Hermitage, capturing the excitement that goes on behind the scenes. and is unseen by the audience.
His photography reveals familiar visions and memories we have all seen in museums, some of them painted by Degas, that recreate in a more contemporary style, all the beauty and elegance of classic ballet dancers.