Exhibition "REFUGEE" explores the lives of the dispersed and displaced at The Annenberg Space for Photography

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"Through images created by five internationally acclaimed artists, REFUGEE explores the lives of refugees from a host of diverse populations dispersed and displaced throughout the world. The exhibit features photographs taken in Bangladesh, Cameroon, Colombia, Croatia, Germany, Greece, Mexico, Myanmar, Serbia, Slovenia, and the United States."

Acclaimed artists Lynsey Addario, Omar Diop, Graciela Iturbide, Martin Schoeller and Todd Stoddart illustrates daily lives of refugees, from young children to adults, from all regions of the world, in this powerful and timely exhibition at The Annenberg Space for Photography in Los Angeles.

A rubber boat packed with refugees and migrants lands on the shoreline of Lesbos after successfully crossing the Aegean Sea from Turkey in 2015.  (Tom Stoddart)

A rubber boat packed with refugees and migrants lands on the shoreline of Lesbos after successfully crossing the Aegean Sea from Turkey in 2015.  (Tom Stoddart)

In addition to the exhibition is a documentary produced by Tiger Nest Films.  The documentary displays the photographers working on location for the exhibition.

REFUGEE is made possible in collaboration with the UNHCR, UN Refugee Agency, supplying logistical information, support and contact with refugees for the artists.

REFUGEE will be on view from 23 April through 21 August, 2016.  
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