BROKEN LIGHTS of yugoslavia - Emmanuel Ortiz

This exhibition is available on a rental basis

A journey through the wars that broke the republics, broke the communities and broke the people of the former Yugoslavia. Emmanuel starts in Croatia visiting the frontlines in eastern Slavonija and the besieged city of Dubrovnik. War later breaks out in Bosnia, Ortiz's coverage of Mostar, Bihaæ and the capital, Sarajevo journeys through the lives both civilian and combatants, their hardships, their loss. Then on to Kosovo and its neighbouring countries that accommodated hundreds of thousands of expelled and fleeing Kosovo Albanians seeking refuge from Serb security forces.

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Reference: Proposal for photographic exhibition Broken Lights of yugoslavia
Photographs by Emmanuel Ortiz

Definition: A journey through the wars in croatia, bosnia and kosovo

Exhibit specifications:
101 photographs: prints, (matt black wooden frames, no glass)
66 @ Paper 53.7 x 73.2 cm
5 @ Paper 85 x 60 cm
1 @ Paper 113.2 x 80 cm
14 @ Paper 60 x 60 cm
15 @ Paper 80 x 80 cm

text panels main intro, section intros’ (3) & bio
(panels are in English & Croatian) available translations French, Italian, German, Spanish

Space Desired: 100 linear meters

Calendar Availability:

Date and venue of previous shows:
War Photo Limited; Dubrovnik, Croatia - 2012
Nerve Center/The Factory, Derry, NI - 2014 


Contact Person:
Wade Goddard
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