Standing on Nevsky Prospekt, St. Petersburg, Russia, I looked into the eyes of each person who passed and told him or her, “You are beautiful,” until I gave away 1000 pink cards inscribed with the same phrase (10 to 22 September 2016).

Photos by Felipe Castelblanco (2016)

#YouAreBeautiful was made possible through the support of CEC Artslink Back Apartment Residency