The Arts Center of the Capital Region, October 22 through December 19, 2010
Opening reception, October 29, 5-9 pm
The journal of the Center for Documentary Arts, a nonprofit initiative to bear witness to suffering and promote the common good through the arts. At the crossroads of art, ethics, faith, and social justice, the Center brings together makers and thinkers whose work advances beauty, compassion, collaboration, dignity, and mercy.
Cheryl Diaz Meyer Dust Storm, Second Tank
Battalion, U.S. Marines, Iraq, 2003
Balazs Gardi, Afghan man and wounded boy,
Korengal Valley, Kunar Province, East Afghanistan, 2007
Teru Kuwayama, The ruins of Kabul, Afghanistan, 2002
In his book Pictures and Tears , James Elkins describes the charged silence that fills the Rothko Chapel in Houston, Texas. The space ...