Opening Reception for Moving Walls 23: Journeys
The Open Society Documentary Photography Project invites you to the opening reception for its 23rd installment of the Moving Walls exhibition series.
Moving Walls 23: Journeys
The exhibition features:
- Glenna Gordon, Diagram of the Heart
- Dionysis Kouris, In Transit: Columbia Records, Athens
- Liam Maloney, Texting Syria
- Jeanine Michna-Bales, Through Darkness to Light: Seeking Freedom on the Underground Railroad
- Shahria Sharmin, Call Me Heena
The exhibition will be open to the public through May 13, 2016.
Since its inception in 1998, Moving Walls has featured approximately 200 photographers whose works address a variety of social justice and human rights issues that coincide with the Open Society Foundations mission.
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