Jan Kempenaers

October 21st, 2011  Architecture

Abandoned socialist monuments photographed by Jan Kempenaers.

These amazing brutalist structures were commissioned to sculptors and architects by Yugoslavian president Josip Broz Tito in the 1960s and 70s to commemorate WWII battles as well as to convey the strength and power of the Socialist Republic.

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