Irina KazaridiArt, Polo
Irina Kazaridi uses her camera as her passport to travel the globe photographing the sport of polo. From Palm Beach to Argentina to Dubai, England, Spain and France, Kazaridi’s journeys bring her to the top games in the world. Her unique eye and level of trust have endeared her to the best players in the sport, and she captures not only the intense competition but the camaraderie, families, and emotional tie of player and pony. In her new book Polo & Horses Kazaridi showcases her most compelling images which evoke joy, triumph, sorrow, and the profound power of these beautiful animals. Kazaridi has studied art in St. Petersburg and design in Milan, bringing a true international savoir faire to her work, delighting international audiences.