no strangers | ancient wisdom in a modern world

no strangers | ancient wisdom in a modern world

Sat 28 June — Sun 21 Sept 2014

10.00 am — 5.45 pm
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (find us)
John Hope Gateway
No booking required

A group photography exhibition focusing on the plight of indigenous people throughout the world and the ways cultures express a shared humanity. Posing a fundamental question of ‘What does it mean to be human and alive?’ no strangers celebrates the 7,000 different languages used globally, half of which could be silenced within a generation or two. Photographers featured in the exhibit and short documentary include Carol Beckwith & Angela Fisher, Wade Davis, Chris Johns, Lynn Johnson, Steve McCurry, Randy Olson, Chris Rainier and Hamid Sardar-Afkhami. 

Exhibition Talks and Events:

Jay Griffiths on Kith, Thursday 11 September, 7pm
Powerful Plants, Saturday 13 September, 3pm
Green Worlds, Saturday 20 September, 11.30am

Image © Wade Davis
Home page image © Timothy Allen

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