EF Grantee, Tanya Habjouqa, was interviewed by Al Jazeera News about her project “Occupied Pleasures”. Magnum Foundation funded the project for the year 2013. The talk can be viewed here.
The Hamiltonian Gallery
Eric Gottesman, who was awarded the Hamiltonian Fellowship, gave a talk about his work alongside Dagmawi Woubshet, an English professor at Cornell University. Click here to view the talk.
Photography by Joseph Campbell
Philippe Dudouit, an EF 2013 photographer, was recognized as one of the Aftermath Project grant finalists whose work will be included in “War Is Only Half The Story”, the annual Aftermath Project publication. Click here to learn more.
Tanya Habjouqa, 2013 EF photographer, was recently featured in The New York Times Lens blog for her project “Occupied Pleasures”. Click here to see the post
You can now see the trailer for the interactive documentary, “Grozny: Nine Cities”, at http://on.fb.me/1jlvmuy. In this project, EF Grantee, Olga Kravets, along with Maria Morina and Oksana Yuksho, explore the aftermath of war in a nation that has tried to break free from Moscow’s control by considering nine levels of existence within one city.
Eric Gottesman’s latest work, ‘One Needs To Listen To The Characters One Creates’ explores and reinterprets the controversial Amharic novel ‘Oromaye’, by Baalu Girma. Gottesman’s work is on display at the Hamiltonian Gallery in Washington D.C until January 4th and the Contemporary Arts Center in New Orleans until January 19th. For more details, see http://bit.ly/18hT0DF and http://bit.ly/1bhhslu
Tomas van Houtryve, 2011 EF photographer, was featured in Foreign Policy for his photo essay “The Void Next Door" on April 9, 2013. The essay explores the barren border between North Korea and China. The work was supported in part by the Emergency Fund grant. To view Houtryve’s EF project, Borderline, here.
Pete Pin, 2011 EF Fellow, was featured on KPCC, Southern California Public Radio. Through support from his Kickstarter campaign, Pin photographed the Cambodian communities in Stockton and Long Beach. Read interview highlights or listen to the full interview here.