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{ Category Archives } social projects

Arts and media based social projects in various parts of the world.

ten years

Between the end of 2001 and the beginning of 2005 I lived and worked in São Paulo and so coming back to Brazil is a homecoming of sorts for me. I have a real history here – there are people and places that I know and that know me. São Paulo is one of the […]

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the other hundred

I mentioned already that some photos I took at Maya Pedal were recently selected for publication in a book focusing on the extraordinary lives of ordinary people across the globe. If you are interested the selection of photos can be seen at The Other Hundred website along with all the other winning photos. There will […]

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the other hundred

I guess I’m boasting but I just wanted to mention that a couple of my photos were accepted for publication in a photographic book called The Other Hundred. The project is posited as a counter-point to the mainstream media obsession with rich lists – the Forbes 100 and all that stuff – and aims to […]

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a selection of photos from the META project

A few photos taken by the young people who took part in the META project. These images are from the selection that were exhibited at the Kampa Community Centre in Prague at the end of the series of workshops held at META between March and May 2009 .

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first META workshop

We held the first workshop on Saturday 21, March 2009, and were overwhelmed by almost double the number of participants we were expecting. All the fuses blew while I was setting up the computers and slide projects causing a few slight technical hitches but everybody seemed to have fun. We should have some photos online […]

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thanks

Many thanks to the people who donated to the META photo project in Prague. We received a diverse selection of second-hand digital cameras and $950 in cash. These contributions combined with voluntary labour have made the project possible. Cameras were donated by: Istvan Pap Elizabeth and Milan Polak Arne Johan Erikson Gordon Smith Financial contributions […]

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