1430 – book: Athos by Kość and Zinneker 1988

Zbigniew Kość, born 1951 in Gdansk (Poland), graduated in social psychology. Zbigniew Kość absolved secondary studies in photography and graduated from the Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam. Jannis Zinneker, born in 1943, is from Switserland and he has been visiting Mount Athos from 1970 . I bought this book for € 10 in a antique bookstore (ISBN 3905137 16X). For more photos of Kość, now living in Holland, look here.

DSCN0666

His Athos pictures are in black and white. Here are a few panoramic pictures:

DSCN0688Prodromou: the ossuary

DSCN0696Prodromou: the courtyard and katholicon

DSCN0715A kellion near Karyes

DSCN0711The forest near the mountain

DSCN0699Father Kirillos from Crete in his kellion

DSCN0710A “M.C. Escher” like photo, a true piece of art!

Wim, 15/7

This entry was posted in art, books and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s