My journey as a witness : Shahidul Alam
An exhibition curated from Shahidul’s recent critically acclaimed book by the same title. The Great John G. Morris recently said “I regard My Journey as a Witness as the most remarkable book by a single photographer since The Decisive Moment by Henri Cartier-Bresson in 1952. This exhibition is a must see and Shadidul will be here with us to open the exhibition as well as give a talk and portfolio reviews
Exhibition at the CMU Art Center
February , 2015
Daily: 12-6 pm
Alam’s work has been shown at such galleries as the MOMA in New York, The Georges Pompidou Centre in Paris, The Tehran Museum of Contemporary Arts, the National Art Gallery in Malaysia and the Tate Modern in Britain.
In addition to being an active photographer Alam founded Drik Picture Library and Pathshala: South Asian Institute of Photography. He is also a director of the Chobi Mela International Festival of Photography and a jury member of numerous competitions including World Press Photo where he has been a judge on four occasions.