Kiur Kaasik is a young documentary orientated photographer of Tartu. He has worked with local newspapers and cultural organisations with a goal to both document and amplify the cultural sphere of the relatively small town he lives in. Currently, as a photographer of Tartu 2024, he is working on a photo series called “Spring 2020”, which documents the lives of Tartuvians during the time of social distancing. Having visited over 100 people behind their home windows it becomes evident that the Arts of Survival are now more relevant than ever. Whether it's finding a way to express yourself through music or growing your own food to survive.