Serii. Multiplii. Realisme. Series. Multiples. Realisms.

a project by: Nicu Ilfoveanu
curated by: Alina Serban
text authors: Alexandru Balasescu, Anda Becut,
Claude Karnoouh, Gheorghe Negustor, Nikolai Vukov

book design: Radu Manelici
editor: self published
public release: March 2014
place of publication: Bucharest, Romania
language: romanian & english
format: hard cover
size: 18 x 23 cm
number of pages: 212
number of pictures: 71 duotones
paper: Triple Star Silk 170gmp, Pamo 80gmp
print: MasterPrint, Bucharest
print run: 500
distribution: Libraria Jumatatea Plina, Anthony Frost Bookshop, Librairie Kyralina

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O armata din bronz, fonta si ciment adunata de prin satele si comunele din România, tiparita în 500 de exemplare.
O serie fotografica de Nicu Ilfoveanu, descifrata istoric si sociologic de Alexandru Balasescu, Anda Becut, Claude Karnoouh, Gheorghe Negustor, Nikolai Vukov si editata de Alina Serban.

from identifiable persons to anonymous representations; from residual objects to symbolic monuments; from national heroes to contemporary peacekeepers;
soldiers are figures of time.
is the universality of their presence reflecting solely the repetition of human habits or the form of a collective conviction or faith?