Photos from Calais Jungle

Photo from Calais Jungle

by Vincent Peal

About the artist…

Vincent Peal is a Belgian photographer who lives currently in New York City. These are some pics about the work he did in a refugee camp in Calais – France.

Photos from Calais Jungle2020-06-08T06:57:44+00:00

I Am an Alien

I Am an Alien

by Sigal Ben-David

Artist Statement: 

The immigration process can be told through the use of two parallel narratives. One engages the bureaucratic process, in which a person is identified by an Alien number and generates hundreds of documents. This narrative reduces a person to numbers and facts, cancelling out the complexity of the person and the context in which s/he exists. A second narrative involves a reconstruction of self and identity in the new place. This work, entitled I Am an Alien, reflects on the question of identity, exploring the fraught relationship […]

I Am an Alien2020-06-08T06:57:10+00:00
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