May 2009 Archives

Hope and Reflection

Summer 2009: Exhibitions Recap

May 17, 2009 | 2 Comments

The exhibit I opened on Thursday in Berkeley went great! Last minute, I was also asked to serve as a resident expert on Iraq in a project by a British artist at the Hammer Museum in Westwood. Read on for more details and a video of my lecture on modernization vs. traditionalism in the Kurdish region.

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The Kiss - A girl in the Moqoble Refugee camp just outside of Dohuk, Iraq.

Summer 2009: From Iraq to Chicago

May 6, 2009 | 1 Comment

Just a quick update and let everyone know what I'll be up to this summer. A LOT is going on, but the quick highlights are: I'm now serving as the Executive Director for the Tiziano Project; my first solo photography exhibit opens at UC Berkeley next week; I'm leaving to Iraq in three weeks; and I will be spending two months in Chicago for a Journalism Fellowship at Northwestern University!

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