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2019

 

Event announcement, “Exhibit opening — Deported: An American Division,” University of Michigan, January 15, 2019.

 

 

 

Article written by Callie Teitelbaumby about Deported: An American Division exhibit, “Photography exhibit tells story of deported Ann Arbor family,” The Michigan Daily, January 15, 2019.

 

 

 

Article by Brianne Twiddy in Michigan about Deported: An American Division exhibit, “Deportation photo exhibit opens Tuesday at UM,” mlive, January 14, 2019.

 

 

 

 

2018

 

Event announcement, “DEPORTED: AN AMERICAN DIVISION: EXHIBIT & PANEL,” Stony Brook University, September 26, 2018.

 

 

 

Article by Matthew Boerleider reviewing and summarizing the exhibit and panel discussion “Deported: An American Division–Photo Exhibit and Panel Discussion,” The Tower of Babel, October 2nd, 2018.

 

 

 

Photographer Zoe Rain joins Integrate Health on Universal Health Coverage (UHC) Day for a discussion on December 12th including the “Women of Togo” exhibit,“Universal Health Coverage is the Blueprint for Healthcare as a Human Right,” Medium, Jan 28.

 

 

 

London’s Preventing Sexual Violence Initiative Film Festival includes the world premiere of The Prosecutors, “PSVI Film Festival: Fighting Stigma Through Film,” UK Government, November 16, 2018.

 

 

 

Photographer Zoe Rain and Claire Qureshi from the UN Special Envoy for Health discuss health organization Integrate Health/Santé Intégrée, “ART WORKS Projects Presents Photo Exhibit, “Women of Togo”,” WBEZ Chicago, November 14, 2018.

 

 

 

As part of the Interfaith Immigrant Justice Vigil at Fourth Presbyterian Church, ART WORKS Projects projects images from the exhibition “Deported: An American Division” onto the church, “Immigration Call to Action Projected onto Magnificent Mile Facade,” WBEZ Chicago, October 2, 2018.

 

 

 

Rachel Woolf discusses her work with Lourdes Salazar Bautista and her family, the subject of her project about deportation in the U.S. and an exhibition at ART WORKS Projects, on Worldview, “Photo Exhibit: “Deported: An American Division”,” WBEZ Chicago, August 2, 2018.

 

 

 

ART WORKS Projects attends the Design for Humanity Summit to explore the intersection design and humanitarian work, “Humanitarians and Designers Imagine a New Future at the First Design for Humanity Summit in New York City,” Medium, June 25, 2018

 

 

 

ArchiveStorycorps records exhibit with duration of 51:33 minutes, “Deported: An American DivisionArchiveStorycorps, Recorded June 21, 2018/Archived June 21, 2018

 

2016

 

30 Days: A refugee family’s first month in the U.S.The Seattle Times, Monday, October 17, 2016

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Q13Fox, Seattle, Washington, Tuesday, October 18, 2016

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2015

(In German) Sanctuary and Sustenance: The Story of Many Journeys

Kölnische Rundschau | August 27, 2015

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(In Italian) Chicago and the Food Chain

Mentelocale | August 24, 2015

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Price of Precious

WBEZ 91.5 FM Chicago | June 22, 2015

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House of Cards: Rebuilding

WBEZ 91.5 FM Chicago | April 14, 2015

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Columbia University Alumni Association Arts Access

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Bonfires & Effigies: The Contested Lands of Belfast, Northern Ireland

WBEZ 91.5 FM Chicago | March 17, 2015 at 12:25 PM

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2014

Picturing Change

WBEZ 91.5 FM Chicago | October 31, 2014 at 12:25 PM

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6:25 at 625

WBEZ 91.5 FM Chicago | October 14, 2014 at 12:25 PM

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The Prosecutors

WBEZ 91.5 FM Chicago | July 21, 2014 at 12:25 PM

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The Prosecutors.

The Forum | June 20, 2014

 

The Children of Syria

WUSA 9 | May 24, 2014

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Smithsonian Magazine | May 22, 2014

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The Prosecutors

DNAinfo Chicago | May 20, 2014

 

The Children of Syria

JRS Syria Crisis | April 15, 2014

 

The Children of Syria.

Worldview | March 2014

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2013

AT WHAT COST_Human Trafficking/Forced Labor/Child Labor

Harvard Gazette | November 22, 2013

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Picturing Change

WBEZ 91.5 | October 31, 2013

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Women Between Peace and War

Asia Society interview| September 30, 2013

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Selected press from international launch of Sanctuary & Sustenance on World Refugee Day.

Boston.com | June 21, 2013

Editoriaraba | June 19, 2013

JRS Newsroom | June 18, 2013

Europa Press | June 18, 2013

Religión Digital | June 18, 2013

Radio Vaticana | June 18, 2013

adnkronos.com | June 18, 2013

Atlas | June 18, 2013

La Repubblica | June 18, 2013

UNHRC | June 20, 2013

PDN Photo of the Day | June 20, 2013

CNEWA JRS | JUNE 20, 2013

 

AWP Artist Press 2018

 

Sophia Nahli Allison

TRANSITIONS

Sophia Nahli Allison interviews with Women Talk about her current projects and her relationship with photography, “WOMEN TALK: Sophia Nahli Allison,” Women Photograph, April 15, 2018.

 

Bassam Khabieh

Children of Syria

An interview with Bassam Khabieh features photographs and audio detailing the artist’s work in his home city of Douma, “Q&A/Bassam Khabieh,” Colby Magazine, 2018.

 

Bassam Khabieh shares his experience documenting conflict in Syria with Worldview, and discusses his book, “Witnesses to War: The Children of Syria,” “Photographer Bassam Khabieh Illustrates Syria’s Civil War Through its “Resilient” Children,” WBEZ Chicago, July 30, 2018.

 

Isadora Kosofsky

Vinny and David: Life and Incarceration of a Family

Isadora Kosofsky is nominated for Hundred Heroines, a campaign to celebrate women in photography, “Hundred Heroines nomination: Isadora Kosofsky,” The Royal Photographic Society, August 3, 2018.

 

A New York Times piece from the “Love in NYC” issue features photographs of teenage relationships by Isadora Kosofsky, “Three Kids: Hanna, Beaux and Harry: A Love Story,” New York Times, June 7, 2018.

 

Isadora Kosofsky’s work is featured in an exhibition at the David Filderman Gallery at Hofstra University Museum of Art in New York, “Hidden in Sight: Photographing Incarceration,” Hofstra University, 2018.

 

The Annenberg Space for Photography hosts a conversation with women whose work was shown at the Visa Pour L’Image International Festival of Photojournalism, “Women in the Field: Female Photojournalists,” Annenberg Space for Photography, May 5, 2018.

 

A journalistic project by Isadora Kosofsky brings awareness to gendered violence and girls who battle Complex PTSD as survivors of childhood abuse, “Girlhood Denied,” Pulitzer Center, April 5, 2018.

 

Isadora Kosofsky is named a 2018 TED Fellow, “Meet the 2018 class of TED Fellows and Senior Fellows,” TED Blog, January 9, 2018.

 

Paolo Pellegrin

DARFUR/DARFUR

Paolo Pellegrin describes climate change as a “another conflict” in an article about the challenges of global warming and photography, “The Deceptive Beauty of the Changing Antarctic,” Magnum Photos, April 16, 2018.

 

Midhat Poturovic

TRANSITIONS

Midhat Poturovic’s photograph, The Champion, is recognized with an award, “Balkan Service Photographer Wins BETA News Agency Award,” Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, August 7, 2018.

 

Michal Ronnen Safdie

DARFUR/DARFUR

Former AWP collaborator Michal Ronnen Safdie is featured in article, “Sacred Space,” Jewish Journal, September 4, 2018.

 

Erika Schultz

Emerging Lens Mentor

Erika Schultz’s photographs appear in an article about women’s responses to the #MeToo movement, “Us Too: Seattle-area women reflect on the cultural risks and benefits of sharing their #MeToo stories,” Seattle Times, 2018.

 

Rachel Woolf

Deported: An American Division

Rachel Woolf’s photographs accompany the story of Lourdes Salazar Bautista and her family, “One Family’s Story of Deportation to Mexico,” New York Times, November 1, 2018.

 

Roads & Kingdoms interviews Rachel Woolf on the process of documenting a family in the midst of the United States deportation process, “The Deported: A Q&A with Rachel Woolf,” Roads & Kingdoms, June 20, 2018.

 

 

 

AWP Artist Press 2017

 

Paula Bronstein

Sanctuary/Sustenance

An interview with Paula Bronstein covers gender in the field, trust, and her personal journey, “The Advantages of Being a Female Photojournalist,” Format, July 6, 2017.

 

James Whitlow Delano

At What Cost

Sanctuary/Sustenance

Body of Water

In a video introduction, James Whitlow Delano speaks on his work at the Mexico-United States border, “Meet the Journalist: James Whitlow Delano,” Pulitzer Center, April 28, 2017.

 

Bassam Khabieh

Children of Syria

Bassam Khabieh is named 2018 Oak Human Rights Fellow at Colby College for his documentation of the Syrian conflict and human rights issues, Syrian Photojournalist Named 2018 Oak Human Rights Fellow,” Colby College, November 29, 2017.

 

Isadora Kosofsky

Vinny and David: Life and Incarceration of a Family

An interview with Isadora Kosofsky delves into her long-term process with photography projects and how storytelling is essential for social change, In Conversation with the winners of the 2017 Getty Instagram Grant,” Medium, November 24, 2017.

 

The Visa Pour l’Image International Photojournalism Festival will present “Youth in Prison and After,” an exhibition by Isadora Kosofsky, “Festivals: Visa Pour l’Image returns for the 29th time,” British Journal of Photography, June 29, 2017.

 

Zoe Rain

Women of Togo

Zoe Rain talks about her photography career goals and the process of touring with musicians, “How Zoe Rain Shot a Rolling Stone Cover Before 25,” Galore, March 3, 2017.

 

Ryan Spencer Reed

DARFUR/DARFUR

Former AWP collaborator Ryan Spencer Reed’s project “Oil+Water,” is featured at the ArtPrize annual event in Grand Rapids, “ArtPrize winners include Ludington’s Ryan Spencer Reed, first in the installation category,” Ludington Daily News, October 6, 2017.

 

Erika Schultz

Emerging Lens Mentor

Erika Schultz receives an Award of Excellence as the annual Pictures of the Year International competition’s Newspaper Photographer of the Year, “Seattle Times staff photographer Erika Schultz receives honors in international photojournalism competition,” Seattle Times, February 13, 2017.

 

Erika Schultz and Corinne Chin of the Seattle Times win second place for Individual Multimedia Portfolio, “2017 Best of Photojournalism, Multimedia Winners,” National Press Photographers Association, February 18, 2017.

 

 

 

AWP Artist Press 2016

 

Paula Bronstein

Sanctuary/Sustenance

This article covers Bronstein’s time in Afghanistan, featuring several of the photos from her project there, “Paula Bronstein: Afghanistan: Between Hope and Fear,” Lenscratch, October 1, 2016.

 

Paula Bronstein makes connections through her photography, “‘You Can’t Just Walk Away’: Why Paula Bronstein Keeps Photographing Afghanistan,” New York Times, August 15, 2016.

 

Emmanuel Guillen Lozano

43: The Aftermath of a Disappearance

Emmanuel Guillen Lozano’s photographs appear in an article about the continued search for the missing 43, “Still Searching for Answers, Two Years Later: Portraits of Ayotzinapa Victims’ Families,” Remezcla, September 26, 2016.

 

Discussion of Emmanuel Guillen Lozano’s photos of the parents of the missing 43, “Searching for 43 Missing Students Deep Inside the ‘Real Mexico,’” New York Times, July 27, 2016.

 

Zoe Rain

Women of Togo

Zoe Rain talks creative process, goals, and success, “Zoe Rain,” The Creative Unconscious, November 27, 2016.

 

In an interview with Atlas Magazine, Zoe Rain shares how she started her journey with photography, “Getting to Know Zoe Rain: Fashion, Portrait and Music Photographer,” Atlas, October 3, 2016.

 

Michal Ronnen Safdie

DARFUR/DARFUR

Safdie captures the scene at a separate beach for the Orthodox near Tel Aviv, “A Separate Beach,” September 9, 2016.

 

 

 

 

2013 CTD.

Women Between Peace and War

Afghanistan at the Rayburn Building on Capitol Hill.

Roll Call | March 22, 2013

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George W. Bush Institute reviews the Women Between Peace and War exhibition.

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I Dream of Congo

Huffington Post | February 14, 2013

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2012

Art in Service

Global Art Laid Out | July 25, 2012

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Art in Service

Chicago Public Radio | June 8, 2012

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Art in Service

Chicago Public Radio | April 19, 2012

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Congo/Women

Women Under Siege | April 16, 2012

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BLOOD/STONES: Burmese Rubies

Open Society | April 13, 2012

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Selected coverage of ART WORKS Projects’ participation in the Slovenia Press Photo Festival- Ljubljana, Slovenia

Republic of Slovenia Communications | February 21, 2012

Siol.net

Congo/Women | February 21, 2012

Women Between Peace and War: Afghanistan | February 21, 2012

STA | February 21, 2012

Radio 1, Novice | February 22, 2012

 

BLOOD/STONES: Burmese Rubies

Chicago Public Radio | February, 2012

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Art in Service

NY Times | February 20, 2012

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HORN OF AFRICA

Enough Project | November 7, 2011

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AT WHAT COST

in The True Price, With a Hidden Cost

NY Times | October 12, 2011

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Women Between Peace and War: Afghanistan exhibition

PDN | May, 2011

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Art in Service

WBEZ | April, 2011

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Congo/Women

Marie Claire | March, 2011

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Congo/Women

LIBERATION Next | March, 2011

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Art in Service

Elle | March, 2011

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Congo/Women

Arizona Central | February, 2011

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Congo/Women

Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting February, 2011

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