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July 2014

Worldview talks with legal expert Galya Ruffer and ART WORKS’ Executive Director Leslie Thomas about THE PROSECUTORS, an upcoming documentary film produced by ART WORKS Projects.

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

THE PROSECUTORS received mention for its previews in London at the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict, June 10-13.

The Forum | June 20, 2014

May 2014

Coverage of The Children of Syria exhibition at the Russell Rotunda on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.

WUSA 9 | May 24, 2014
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Smithsonian Magazine | May 22, 2014
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DNAinfo Chicago interviews ART WORKS’ Executive Director Leslie Thomas about THE PROSECUTORS, which will screen in London at the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict, June 10-13.

DNAinfo Chicago | May 20, 2014

March 2014

Worldview talks with ART WORKS’ Executive Director Leslie Thomas about The Children of Syria.
Worldview | March 2014
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November 2013

Harvard Gazette discusses the installation of AT WHAT COST_Human Trafficking/Forced Labor/Child Labor and an accompanying panel discussion at Harvard University.
Harvard Gazette | November 22, 2013
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June 2013

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 Italy | June 18, 2013

March 2013

Roll Call: The Source for News on Capitol Hill Since 1955 reviews Women Between Peace and War:
Afghanistan at the Rayburn Building on Capitol Hill.
Roll Call | March 22, 2013
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February 2013

The Lancet medical journal reviews the I Dream of Congo exhibition.
The Lancet | February 23, 2013
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Huffington Post sites I Dream of Congo in an article about One Billion Rising.
Huffington Post | February 14, 2013
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The British Journal of Photography covers the opening of I Dream of Congo in London.
British Journal of Photography | February 12, 2013
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July 2012

Online magazine Global Art Laid Out features AWP Project Coordinator Tess Landon in their article “Vision for a Better Tomorrow: When Photography Becomes Visual Peacemaking”
Global Art Laid Out | July 25, 2012
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June 2012

WBEZ’s Worldview leads the Weekend Passport with Voice of Witness: Testimonies and Images
Chicago Public Radio | June 8, 2012
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Time Out names Voice of Witness: Testimonies and Images as a Critics’ Pick
Time Out Chicago | June, 2012
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April 2012

Executive + Creative Director Leslie Thomas talks with WBEZ’s Worldview host Jerome McDonnell about using art and design to raise awareness of human rights crises
Chicago Public Radio | April 19, 2012
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The Women’s Media Center Women Under Siege blog discusses Congo/Women
Women Under Siege | April 16, 2012
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The Open Society Foundations’ blog discusses the launch of BLOOD/STONES: Burmese Rubies
Open Society | April 13, 2012
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February 2012

Radio, television, web, and print 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

Zurnal24 | February 23, 2012

BLOOD/STONES: Burmese Rubies photographer Christian Holst on WBEZ’s Worldview with Jerome McDonnell
Chicago Public Radio | February, 2012
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The New York Times LENS discusses ART WORKS Projects and Women Between Peace and War: Afghanistan in Turning Art Into Activism
NY Times | February 20, 2012
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January 2012

TIME OUT Chicago talks about the links between natural resource exploitation and tyranny illustrated in BLOOD/STONES Burmese Rubies
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November 2011

The Enough Project blog discusses the launch of HORN OF AFRICA
Enough Project | November 7, 2011
LEARN MORE

October 2011

The New York Times LENS previews AT WHAT COST
in The True Price, With a Hidden Cost
NY Times | October 12, 2011
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Photo District News features initiatives on Afghan women and Darfur in two new articles
PDN | October, 2011
DOCUMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHY
ENDFRAME

May 2011

PDN’s Photo of the Day features photos from the Women Between Peace and War: Afghanistan exhibition
PDN | May, 2011
VIEW THE IMAGES

April 2011

WBEZ and Siskel Theater screen Cultures of Resistance
Moderator Allison Cuddy hosts a conversation with Kitty Kurth, Che “Rhymefest” Smyth, and Leslie Thomas
WBEZ | April, 2011
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March 2011

Congo/Women in Paris
Marie Claire | March, 2011
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Avantages | March, 2011
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Online galleries of the Congo/Women exhibition
LIBERATION Next | March, 2011
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Elle | March, 2011
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Congo/Women garners political attention in Paris
7 sur 7 | March, 2011
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February 2011

Congo/Women events in Mesa, Arizona
Arizona Central | February, 2011
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The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting covers the Congo/Women projections on the Nobel Peace Center facade
February, 2011
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October 2010

Congo/Women at the Houses of Parliament
October, 2010
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Congo/Women at the London School of Economics
October, 2010
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September 2010

Women Between Peace and War: Afghanistan awarded a Sappi Grant
September, 2010
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July 2010

Congo/Women in Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh City Paper | July, 2010
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June 2010

Leslie Thomas on how Eugene Smith’s photography helped human rights
Chicago Public Radio | July, 2010
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DECEMBER 2009

Congo/Women at Eckerd College
The Earth Times | December, 2009
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NOVEMBER 2009

Congo/Women and the New Haven Alliance for the Congo
The FICKLIN MEDIA GROUP,LLC | November, 2009
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See Congo/Women in a slideshow from Ficklin Media Group.
The FICKLIN MEDIA GROUP,LLC | November, 2009
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Special Multimedia Presentation: Consuming the Congo
Enough | November, 2009
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Yale photo exhibit reveals horrors of Congo conflict
New Haven Register | November, 2009
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OCTOBER 2009

Darfur/Darfur: The Crisis
MIT World | October, 2009
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NEW HAVEN ALLIANCE FOR CONGO
NEW HAVEN ALLIANCE FOR CONGO | October, 2009
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The New York Times LENS looks at the Congo/Women installation: LENS Behind the Scenes: Suffering Writ Large
The New York Times | October, 2009
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Photo District News covers a panel co-produced by Art Works Projects and the VII Photo: PDN Pulse Why Photography Still Matters
PDN Pulse | October, 2009
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Art Works and VII Photo present Can One Story Change the World? Photography and Policy
October, 2009
WATCH VIDEO

Blog BloomBytes writes on the Congo/Women Exhibit at the United Nations: BloomBytes on Congo/Women
Bloom Bytes | October, 2009
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i4Design talks to Leslie Thomas about Art Works Projects
i4design | October, 2009
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MAY 2009

Politico looks at Congo/Women on Capitol Hill
Politico | May, 2009
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Roll Call covers Senator Barbara Boxer’s tour of Congo/Women with photographers Marcus Bleasdale and Ron Haviv
Roll Call | May, 2009
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More Press Links:

2009

WASHINGTON POST .Congo/Women.
THE NEW YORKER .Congo/Women.
MADRIDIARIO .Darfur/Darfur.
MADRID MALAEGES .Darfur/Darfur.

2007

VANITY FAIR .Darfur/Darfur.
OTTAWA CITIZEN .Darfur/Darfur.

 
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