Photos of Arctic Nomads Will Be Exhibited at National Museum

A photo exhibition “The Arctic Fates” by French author Nicolas Mingasson will open at the National Museum on February 1, on the occasion of the 129th anniversary of the Museum, in the presence of French Ambassador Claire Bodonyi.

The exhibition photos depict the lives of the Dolgan, nomadic cattle breeders of the Taymyr peninsula in the remote Russian arctic region.
Mingasson is a photographer journalist who had traveled to the peninsula Taymyr regularly since 1995 and is one of a small number of journalists and photographers who visited the region.

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