Archive for November 14, 2009

November 18th- Photographer Brendan Bannon Online Gallery Talk

On Wednesday, November 18, 2009 9 pm EST Photographer Brendan Bannon will be discussing his work “Refugee” in an Online Gallery Talk presented by the VASA Project

From the website:

Brendan Bannon is a Western New York photojournalist currently based in Nairobi, Kenya. Bannon’s recent work from Africa covers a variety of ongoing refugee crises in Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Yemen, Tanzania and Namibia. His complex and compassionate view of these challenging situations reveals the complexity of life as it is being lived in camps in these countries. Bannon has also covered a variety of issues for the New York Times, Christian Science Monitor, the Daily Telegraph and the Guardian and various humanitarian organizations including Doctors Without Borders, UNICEF and Care International.

Bannon’s work has also been exhibited in Buffalo at CEPA Gallery and at the United Nations headquarters in New York, Geneva, Switzerland, and Nairobi, Kenya. His educational projects have been exhibited in Romania, Washington, D.C., Namibia and Yemen.

This VASA Gallery Talk coincides with his exhibition at the Studio Hart in Buffalo, New York, USA. (October 23-Novevember 25, 2009). The VASA Gallery Talk is co-sponsored by CEPA Gallery, Studio Hart, and the VASA Project.

To Register for the talk- Sign in here.

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