Nostalgia colors Russian points of view

But Haim Sokol’s mixed-media Foundation Pit is moving in the way the artist so simply—with zinc buckets, toy figures and Russian soap—portrays the dashed hopes of proletariat Russians who dreamed of a better life but instead ``dug their way deeper and deeper into the foundation ditch.’’

FABIOLA SANTIAGO
The Miami Herald
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