ASMP — American Society of Media Photographers

Tales of Migration by Seventy-Five Artists

By June 19, 2019 June 20th, 2019 ASMP History, ASMP Legends, Current News

Image © Dorothea Lange

Editor’s Note: The works of past ASMP members Dorothea Lange and Alfred Stieglitz are featured in this exhibition.

Cross-posted from PDN Photo of the Day

The Warmth of Other Suns: Stories of Global Displacement features 75 historical and contemporary artists whose work poses urgent questions around the experiences and perceptions of migration and the current global refugee crisis.

Presented by The Phillips Collection, the exhibition opens to the public on June 22, however, on June 20, The Phillips Collection is offering free admission in honor of World Refugee Day.

“Through installations, videos, paintings, and photographs, The Warmth of Other Suns explores both real and imaginary geographies, reconstructing personal and collective tales of migration,” states the press release. The exhibition brings together a multitude of international voices and exposes the universality of migration.

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