IT, Firenze, Trainstation Santa Maria Novella. Giovanni Michelucci, 1932.

IT, Firenze, Trainstation Santa Maria Novella.

IT, Macomer (Nuoro), AGIP Stazione di servizio. Architect Mario Bacciocchi,1957.

Le stazioni di servizio Agip: arte on the road

IT, Ragusa, Port Control Tower Architect Maria Giuseppina Grasso Cannizzo, 2009.

IT, Ragusa, Port Control Tower Architect Maria Giuseppina Grasso Cannizzo, 2009.

ER, Asmara, Fiat Tagliero Service station. Architect Giuseppe Pettazzi, 1938.

ER, Asmara, Fiat Tagliero Service station. Architect Giuseppe Pettazzi, 1938.

IT, Firenze, Station Santa Maria Novella. Architect Giovanni Michelucci, c.s., 1935.

IT, Firenze, Station Santa Maria Novella. Architect Giovanni Michelucci, c.

ER, Asmara, Fiat Tagliero Service station. Architect Giuseppe Pettazzi, 1938.

ER, Asmara, Fiat Tagliero Service station. Architect Giuseppe Pettazzi, 1938.

ER, Asmara, Fiat Tagliero Service station. Architect Giuseppe Pettazzi, 1938.

ER, Asmara, Fiat Tagliero Service station. Architect Giuseppe Pettazzi, 1938.

IT, Firenze, Station Santa Maria Novella.  Architect Giovanni Michelucci and partners (Gruppo Toscano), 1932.

IT, Firenze, Station Santa Maria Novella. Architect Giovanni Michelucci and partners (Gruppo Toscano), 1932.

RU, Moscow, Elektrozavodskaya Metro station. Architects Vladimir Shchuko, Vladimir Gelfreich and Igor Rozhin, 1944. Photographer David Burdney, 2015.

David Burdney Photographs Russia’s Magnificent Metro Systems and Palaces

RU, Moscow, Taganskaya Metro Station. Architects Ryzhkov and Medvedev, 1950. Photographer David Burdney, 2015.

They were designed as Communist propaganda, the brightly lit environments causing people to "look up" at the light of the station — metaphorically looking up to Stalin above ground. Stalin had constructed an idea of himself as God.

RU, Moscow, Kiyevsskaya Metro Station. Architects Ivan Rerberg and Vladimir Shukhov, 1918. Photographer David Burdney, 2015.

This is Kiyevsskaya Station. Canadian photographer David Burdeny was given a unique opportunity about a year ago.

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