Oil Sands: The Tar Sands
An onging project, as I will be going back to Canada to research, interview and photograph more subjects.
Oil Sands: Roland Woodward
Roland Woodward is a member of the Cree Nation that live next to Lake Gregorie provincial Park, outside of Fort McMurray, Alberta. During this six minute multimedia piece, Woodward describes the difficulties the First Nations have in gaining employment in North America's largest Industrial project, The Tar Sands.
Oil Sands: Curse or Blessing? Indiegogo campaign will be launched soon. Watch this space as updates will follow via social media and this news feed.
Russian Residency - Russian Arts Council 2009 NCAA
Appalachia in Virginia is known for two very different reasons. Firstly as America’s “resource colony,” boasting at its height a hundred years ago two-thirds of the country’s coal reserves. Secondly as the poorest, the least educated and the least healthy region of North America with a scarred landscape that will never recover.Coal mining has been part of the socio-economic fabric of this part of Appalachia for over a century, gaining the nickname “King Coal.” Featured in FOTO8
Vancouver Pride: Attracting crowds of more than 650,000, the Pride Parade is renowned on the international stage as one of the largest and most successful LGBTQ events in the world. 2014
A British Council and Al'Qattan Foundation sponsored project photographing Palestinian refugees where they are today juxtaposed with remains of their previous homes in what is today Israel. The exhibition toured the Middle East and was shown at The Barbican London.