Oct 3, 2013 · 6:00 PM
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This is a wonderful opportunity to see the exceptional images created by award winning National Geographic documentary photographer, Allison Wright. Take a look at her work and I think you'll agree this exhibit is definitely not to be missed!
"Journey around the world with National Geographic photographer Alison wright, as she captures the universal human spirit through her lens. ms. wright, a new York-based documentary photographer, has spent a career capturing the universal human spirit through her photo-graphs and writing. A recipient of the Dorothea Lange Award in documentary Photography for her work with child labor in Asia, Alison travels to the remotest regions of the globe photographing endangered cultures and people, while covering issues concerning the human condition for many of her projects. the photos from her latest book, Face to Face: Portraits of the Human Spirit portrays the indomitable spirit that lives within us all. it is what bonds us as mankind, a continued thread, as together we continue on this journey in the pilgrimage of life. wright’s photography has been published in a number of National Geo-graphic books and publications, Outside, Islands, Smithsonian Magazine, American Photo, Natural History, Time and The New York Times. wright’s life was nearly cut short during a horrific bus accident on a remote jungle road in Laos and her recent memoir, Learning to Breathe: One Woman’s Journey of Spirit and Survival chronicles her inspirational story of survival, years of rehabilitation, and ongoing determination to recover and continue to travel the world as an intrepid photojournalist."ACP
IMPORTANT INFO FROM THE EVENT HOST REGARDING THIS EVENT: We will meet at the entrance to the event. If you can’t make this event and are on the attendee list, please simply change your RSVP to "no".