Jimmy Nelson

Homage to Humanity

20 September — 01 December, 2019

For over 30 years, Dutch-British photographer Jimmy Nelson has visited and photographed iconic cultures all across our planet.

EXHIBITION

Many of us feel a sense of rootlessness. But few of us devote our lives to searching for a place to call home – while also fighting to ensure that our roots, our human origins, are not erased. Some who does is Jimmy Nelson, who can also be considered a scenographer and director of the photographs he takes in his encounters with indigenous peoples on his endless journey.

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"We must both photograph them before they’re gone, and fight to prevent this from happening. Every tribe possesses a unique story in its capacity to symbiotically live together with wildlife and nature, a skill that has sometimes taken millennia to evolve. And they will soon disappear if we don’t make a concerted effort, and when they disappear our roots will disappear along with them." – says Jimmy Nelson.

Schedule

Sep
20

Exhibition opening

Dec
01

Exhibition closin

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