A fundraising exhibit and auction:
Photographers for Yolanda (Haiyan)
On Saturday, December 14, 2013
Reception at 5pm | Auction starts at 7pm
The immediacy of photography to tell stories creates an impact both for those who see them and for those who are witnesses to would have been unseen or untold stories, had they not captured them through their lenses. A visual retelling by way of taking photographs as a means of documenting calamities, accidents, blissful happenings, political disdains, even a layman on the street - all that encapsulates the wealth of humanity involved in the everyday are seen from the lenses of these photojournalists who are each contributing works in order to reach out to the communities affected by the super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) which recently hit the country. Seeing the wrath of Yolanda damage the lives of many through photographs that continue to move across media, serves to remind us of the power of the photographic image to unearth stories that lie beneath each image as they create a shared experience that encompass a diverse people.
1335MABINI invites you to “Photographers for Yolanda,” a photography exhibit and live auction featuring works by the following photojournalists: Alex Baluyut, Rick Rocamora, Marissa Roth, Philippe Lopez, Iver Aldas, William Aw, Carlo Gabuco, Francisco Guerrero, John Javellana, Arthur Jumagdao, Manny Librodo, Luis Liwanag, Andy Maluche, Steve de Neef, Peter O'Driscoll, Minda Monica Ponce-Rodriguez, Dennis Rito, Ateneo Sta. Ines, Carsten Stormer, Andri Tambunan, Thomas Tham (Mio Cade), Edwin Tuyay, Herwig Tysmans, Jake Versoza,VeeJay Villafranca, Tsi Wang, Pierre Wayser.
1335 A. Mabini St.
Ermita, Manila 1000
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