Andrej Balco is based in Bratislava, Slovakia. He received his Master’s degree in photography from the Institute of Creative Photography in Opava, (Czech Republic). His work has been exhibited at the Prague House of Photography, the Leica Gallery (Prague), the Festival of Photography in Lodz (Poland), as well as in England, Australia, the Netherlands, Finland, Brazil and Japan. Andrej is the winner of a PhotoDocument.sk grant and a fellow of the IPRN Changing Faces international programme.
Slovakian documentary photographer Andrej Balco explores the oddly entwined relationships between masters and servants in wealthy middle-class Brazil.
This photo essay byis an intimate view into the lives of people in old prefab apartment blocks in Slovakia.