In 1932 Poland officially passed legislature decriminalising homosexuality. Since then, Poland’s, ultra-conservative right wing government have utilised traditional Christian beliefs and the rise in European nationalist populism to oppress its LGBT community. ‘LGBT free’ zones are becoming increasingly prevalent. [...]
In 2018, live music venues are under threat as long as ‘Agent of Change’ bill will not become a law. Small music venues under the capacity of 350 are keep disappearing because of increasing business rate, noise complaints, planning and development in the neighbourhood of them. [...]
Kamil D Jantos is a Polish documentary photographer based in Cardiff. Jantos work is based on portraiture, gesture and performance. Jantos often work with themes of sexual and national identity, gay rights but also migration and the idea of home.
Over 700 slides and 10,000 black and white photographs found in the family archive led to a project called Archival Poland.
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