WOMEN EMPOWERED: PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAITURE BY PHIL BORGES

A exhibition of works created by award-winning photographer Phil Borges in partnership with CARE that depict inspirational stories of ordinary women who are catalyzing change in communities spanning the world. As part of CARE’s effort to raise awareness about women’s empowerment in the fight against poverty, CARE approached Borges about documenting its work. Borges first visited CARE projects in Ethiopia in November 2004. Over the next eight months, he photographed and interviewed women in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Ecuador, Guatemala, Togo and Ghana. CARE is now partnering with Parsons School of Design on a project supported by Sheila Johnson that will enable…

Twenty-One Cousins: 2012 MFA Thesis Exhibition in Photography

Opening Reception: Wednesday, August 22 | 6-8pm Gallery Talks: Thursday, August 23 | 2-3:30pm Featuring the thesis work of: Adam Abel, Alison Chen, Charlie Rubin, Chelsey Morell, Christina Labey, Colleen Fitzgerald, Dominica Paige, Dylan Entelis, Eun Kwang Light Park, Haley Bueschlen, Jaehee Hwang, Jose Soto, Leif Huron, María Sprowls Cervantes, Nathan Bett, Phoenix Lindsey-Hall, Sara Maria Salamone, Seung Jae Ju, Sharon S. Ma, Sylvia Hardy, Yichen Zhou