A Decaying Parisian Utopia

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Photographer Laurent Kronental has spent four years photographing the postmodern Parisian housing estate of Noisy-le-Grand, erected after the Second World War to house rural refugees and foreign migrants. His ongoing series, Souvenir d’un Future, which covers several enclaves of the Parisian suburbs, is a tribute to the senior citizens stranded in what is known as the ‘Grands Ensembles’ of the Paris region [from www.messynessychic.com].

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