- Exhibition | Noorderlicht International Photofestival
featuring Ed Kashi
September 1 – October 13, 2013
Groningen, The Netherlands
Now in it’s 20th year, the Dutch Noorderlicht International Photofestival, showcases the best in contemporary photography. The show features work by Ed Kashi as part of The Sweet and Sour Story of Sugar exhibition.
- Screening | Snake
featuring Seamus Murphy
July 30, 2013, 7pm
New York, NY
The Culture Project’s Women Center Stage 2013 Festival in collaboration with Poetry Magazine and the Pulizer Center present the event I am the beggar of the world, exploring the work of journalist and poet Eliza Griswold and photographer/filmmaker Seamus Murphy about the poetry of Afghanistan’s women.
- Exhibition | Cortona On The Move Festival – Off Circuit
featuring Laura El-Tantawy
July 18 – September 29, 2013
Laura El-Tantawy has been named as one of the five runner-ups in the Off Circuit Award, a prize that recognizes new talent in travel photography at the Cortona On The Move Festival, for her work Egypt: In the Shadow of the Pyramids.
- Exhibition & Benefit | La Isla Foundation
featuring Ed Kashi
June 21, 2013, 7-9:30pm
New York, N.Y.
Cafe Integral will host an exhibition featuring Ed Kashi’s work on the epidemic of chronic kidney disease in Nicaragua. Proceeds from the evening will support La Isla Foundation, an organization dedicated to public health research around the issue.
- Exhibition | Umbria World Fest’ 2013
featuring Anastasia Taylor-Lind and Stefano De Luigi
June 21 – July 7, 2013
Opening Presentation: Friday, June 21, 2013, 6:30pm
Umbria World Fest’ 2013
Foligno, Umbria, Italy
The 12th annual Umbria World Fest 2013, taking place this year in Foligno, Italy, will feature exhibitions by Stefano De Luigi and Anastasia Taylor-Lind. Their series’ The Screamers and The National Womb respectively will be on display throughout the festival.
- Exhibition | Eyes on the World
featuring Marcus Bleasdale
June 20-23, 2013
New York, NY
The Alexia Foundation is hosting an exhibition of some of the most iconic and powerful photographs from their archive, including images from Marcus Bleasdale’s, Rape of a Nation.
- Exhibition | Sanctuary & Sustenance
featuring Lynsey Addario,
Marcus Bleasdale and Ron Haviv
June 20, 2013
Art Works Projects
The Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine
New York, N.Y.
Art Works Projects will recognize World Refugee Day on June 20, 2013 by launching a new initiative, Sanctuary & Sustenance. The installation — a multimedia projection of photography, film, music, and words — will be projected around the world on the facades of community centers, churches, mosques, synagogues, temples and other places of worship that have historically opened their doors as places of welcome and shelter.
- Screening | Stories of Life
featuring Stefano de Luigi, Christopher Morris and Davide Monteleone
June 15-30, 2013
Red October Factory
The Stories of Life exhibition, at Moscow’s Red October Factory, showcases 10 projects by photographers, journalists, editors and multimedia producers that tell unique stories whilst addressing universal issues.
- Exhibitions | Berlin Fotofestival ’13
featuring Christopher Morris and Ed Kashi
begins June 13, 2013
Berlin Fotofestival ’13
This year’s Berlin Fotofestival ’13 will include two exhibitions, “Time in Turkey” and “Fashion – What Fashions,” featuring the work of VII photographers Christopher Morris and Ed Kashi.
- Kickstarter Launch | Invasion: War Diaries From Iraq
Invasion: War Diaries From Iraq, a multimedia exhibition featuring VII’s Gary Knight, writer Peter Maass and US Marine Tim McLaughlin, is now raising funds on Kickstarter for an upcoming exhibition at the Bronx Documentary Center in March, to coincide with the 10th Anniversary of the Invasion of Iraq.
- Exhibition | The Perfect Middle Class
featuring Joachim Ladefoged
June 7 – September 7, 2013
Opening: June 7, 2013, 3:30pm
Museum of Copenhagen
The Museum of Copenhagen and SUMO Agency present a special exhibition on the city of Copenhagen’s middle class. The exhibition opens at this year’s Copenhagen Photo Festival on June 7, 2013 and will feature the work of Joachim Ladefoged.
- Exhibition | Rat Tribe
by Sim Chi Yin
June 6-22, 2013
United Photo Industries
Opening Reception: June 6, 2013, 6-9pm
VII Mentor Program photographer Sim Chi Yin’s body of work “Rat Tribe” will be exhibited at United Photo Industries in DUMBO, Brooklyn.
- Exhibition | Odra
by Mikolaj Nowacki
June 6 – July 19, 2013
Opening Reception: June 6, 2013, 6-8pm
VII Mentor Program photographer Mikolaj Nowacki grew up on the banks of Odra (Oder), the second largest river in Poland.
This exhibition displays the work of Nowacki’s ongoing project: a continuation of his childhood fascination with the river Odra. Through these photographs, Nowacki explores people’s connections with the river and documents its natural beauty, in need of protection.
- 2013 WORLD PRESS PHOTO Multimedia Contest
Too Young to Wed, by executive producer, photographer and videographer Stephanie Sinclair and Director and cinematographer Jessica Dimmock, has been awarded first prize for an online feature at the 2013 World Press Photo Multimedia Contest.
- Exhibition | Saigon on Wheels
by Ed Kashi
May 30 – August 18, 2013
Opening Reception: June 5, 2013, 6:30-8:30pm
New York, NY
Ed Kashi’s series Saigon on Wheels from 1994 in Ho Chi Minh city, formerly Saigon, Vietnam, will be exhibited at Anastasia Gallery. The work explores what had become a ritual for young people in the city: cruising the streets of downtown Saigon at night. Saigon’s motorbike craze was one of the heralds of Vietnam’s cultural and economic rejuvenation.