- Year: 2002
- Place: Upper Silesia
- Land: Poland (50.268226,19.029316) exempl.
- Category: Earth/ Soil and Resources/ Energy/ Nuclear/ Fossil
- Artist: Kantor, Dariusz
Land of Birth: Poland
Dariusz Kantor’s TAINTED BY COAL is a photographic essay that depicts the work of female miners in Upper Silesia, Poland. His “photographs from the coal washery” give unusual insights into the harsh working conditions in collieries of the 21st century.