About Fabian Muir

Fabian Muir is based in Sydney and Berlin. Amongst other publications, his work has appeared in The Guardian, The Atlantic, LensCulture, Vogue Entertaining + Travel, Black + White Magazine, The Sydney Morning Herald, Mindfood Magazine, Ampersand Magazine, Studio Magazine and The Age. His documentary and fine art images have been acquired by many significant collections. His short film Holiday in Abkhazia won the award for best screenplay at the Strasbourg International Film Festival in 2009. With a soft spot for cricket, he also contributes regular features and photographs to ESPNcricinfo.com and has written for Wisden. He speaks fluent German, French and Spanish, while his Russian sputters like a Lada.

He is represented by Michael Reid (new window) in Sydney and Berlin.

Having recently completed a long term project on North Korea and with a strong focus on the countries and territories of the former Soviet Union, the majority of the images on this website were taken in:
  • DPR Korea
  • The Russian Federation
  • Uzbekistan
  • Azerbaijan
  • Ukraine
  • Republic of Abkhazia
  • Kazakhstan
  • Georgia
  • Tajikistan
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Armenia
  • Estonia
  • Lithuania
  • Belarus
  • Nagorno Karabakh Republic
  • The territory of the former German Democratic Republic
  • Uzbekistan