Teenagers' love - Documentary photographer Anna Bedyńska

Young lovers

When they have become man and women…..? When there is time that children become adult? Yesterday they were little, young, innocent and not independent and today they are self-reliant. When there is this time? When does it happen? What is the factor that determines their adolescence…When there is that day they lose the child’s innocence?Are we able to catch the moment? They behave as adults but still look like kids. The characters from the pictures are in the process to entering the „adults life” .

X-Y transition - Documentary photographer Anna Bedyńska


Sexual revolution seemed to be over, yet there is a new revolution within the topic. Transgender* people are coming on the floor. People who advocate that self identification as a woman or a man varies from the genetic sex. It is about people who despite the strong ostracism, intolerance, lack of knowledge and misunderstanding and many other problems are strong enough to fight for their proper identity. Sometimes it is a struggle against the communities their live in, sometimes against law, and above all it is a struggle against nature which has made a mistake.

Shop the kid - Documentary photographer Anna Bedyńska

Shop the kid

Info Consumption consumes the childhood. Kids are assisting their parents during the weekend shopping. Instead of playing with their pears they are from the very young age engaged in the process of consuming weather they like it or not. The process is complex and irreversible but for sure this is not the right place for […]

Matkopolko - Documentary photographer Anna Bedyńska


Info One day from the Polish-Mother- Artist- who is trying to fight with the ideal of Polish Mother. She is dressed up in the black dress characteristic for 19th century of a great national grief, whet the mith of The Polish Mother was constituted. Women at that time were moaning after the dead heroic fathers, […]

In th cage - Documentary photographer Anna Bedyńska

In the cage

Info Guards of the Moscow underground are the people who in 12 hours shifts stay in one place, 0,25m2 cage to keep an eye on the moving stairs and watche the passengers walking. 99% of stair guards are pensioner women earning about 200 euro a month. Most of them has to commute from the outskirts […]

Dad at home - Documentary photographer Anna Bedyńska

Dad at home

Family patterns change. Patriarchal model of family weakens, women are often self-sufficient, active and liberated. Man often stay at home with newborn children while women go back to work to pursue their professional careers. This was socially impossible and improper some years ago in Poland and nowadays they can get and use a kind of” maternal” leave, and it is more and more common and socially acceptable to see a man in the playground playing with his kids.