Saturday, 17 September 2011

IMAGES of RESISTANCE - IRAQ and BEYOND

This Wednesday evening in Derry's Eden Place Arts Centre there will be a photography exhibition titled 'IMAGES of RESISTANCE - IRAQ and BEYOND'.  

‘Images of Resistance – Iraq and Beyond’, is a collaboration of the work of many photographers, including international award winning photojournalists. Many of the images come from war zones including Iraq, Afghanistan and Palestine.

This photo documentary is regularly updated with images from anti war demonstrations and conflict situations around the world. Image contributors to date are photographers, Paul Mattsson, Michael Gallagher, Paula Geraghty, Guy Smallman, GearĂ³id O’Loingsigh, Zoriah Miller, Julien Behal, Brian Meade, serving and former members of the US military.(who wish to remain anonymous).

Further showings are planned in Ireland, north and south to also highlight the resistance against the use of Shannon Airport and Irish airspace for military purposes -see links below.

The next showing will take place on International World Peace Day in The Eden Place Arts Centre, Derry, Ireland, on 21st of September until October 12th, 2011.

For more on this and to see a selection of the images under consideration, go to:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/libertypics/sets/72157603974160992/