The exhibition LIBERTY & JUSTICE (FOR ALL), a tribute to photojournalists Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros, is traveling from the VII Gallery in Dumbo (
Brooklyn, New York, May 10 – June 8, 2012) to Fovea Exhibitions in Beacon, New York (June 9 – August 5, 2012). The opening is Saturday, June 9th with a reception from 5 to 9pm.
The exhibition features Alaska Quarterly Review’s “Liberty and Justice (for All): A Global Photo Mosaic” which includes photographs and personal narratives about the images from 68 photographers from 22 countries – among them my Girl Reading an Application Form for a Citizenship Course at a Closed Window. It is a tribute to photojournalists Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros who were killed while covering the conflict in Libya last year.
- Jan Banning
May 4th 1954, Almelo
Dutch photographer and artist. Banning was born in the Netherlands from Dutch-East-Indies parents. He studied social and economic history at the Radboud University Nijmegen, and has been working as a photographer since 1981. A central theme of Banning's practice is state power, having produced series about the long-term consequences of war and the world of government bureaucracy.