Theory & Practice

Nanna Heitmann: “I Think Failing is an Important Part of any Process”

Nanna Heitmann Dragon flies catching mosquitos while local volunteer firefighters are filling up the water truck at a pond before driving to a recently-discovered forest fire.. Bulgunnyakhtakh, Yakutia, Russia. J (...)
Nanna Heitmann The ruins of Al-Tahira church, destroyed during the conflict. In 2017, UNESCO implemented a programme to reconstruct the cultural heritage of the city. Mosul, Iraq. 14 September 2021. © Nanna Heitmann | Magnum Photos
Nanna Heitmann Tuva, Russia. 2018. “Конь степной бежит устало, пена каплет с конских губ. Гость ночной тебя не стало, вдруг исчез ты на бегу.” “Horse of the steppe runs tired, froth drips down the equine (...)
Nanna Heitmann A traditional horse race in the steppe. Yenisei River, Kyzyl. Russia. 2018. From the series, “Hiding from Baba Yaga.” “From time immemorial people have sought protection and freedom on the banks o (...)
Nanna Heitmann. A small ferry boat is the only connection to the village of Old Believers, Erzhey. The Old Believers turned against the reforms of the Patriarch Nikon, who reformed from 1652 texts (...)