US Photographer Captures Soviet Past, Lithuanian Life in Rural Discos | What's new in Visual Communication? |

Seattle photographer Andrew Miksys was in the eastern Lithuanian village of Svencionys in 2000 when he spotted young people walking into a Soviet-era cultural center.

“I followed them and found there was a disco there,” Miksys, 43, told RIA Novosti in a telephone interview from the Lithuanian capital of Vilnius.