Moving Walls 17 Opening Reception

The Open Society Institute Documentary Photography Project is hosting an opening reception for Moving Walls 17, featuring the following seven bodies of work:

  • Jan Banning, "Bureaucratics"
  • Mari Bastashevski, "File 126 (Disappearing in the Caucasus)"
  • Christian Holst, "In the Quiet Land: Life Under the Military Regime of Burma"
  • Saiful Huq Omi, "The Disowned and the Denied: Stateless Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh"
  • Ara Oshagan, "Juvies: A Collaborative Portrait of High-Risk Juvenile Offenders in the California Prison System"
  • "Chachipe: An Exploration of Roma Images and Identity," Selections from the Chachipe Youth Photography Contest (organized by the Open Society Institute Roma Initiatives and the Open Society Archives)
  • Lori Waselchuk, "Grace Before Dying"

Since its inception in 1998, Moving Walls has featured over 100 photographers whose works address a variety of social justice and human rights issues that coincide with OSI's mission.

Date: June 2, 2010
Time: 5:30 p.m.

OSI-New York