Oil Sands: Scraping the Earth
The exploitation of oil sands in Alberta is causing extensive environmental damage, threatening the local populationand wildlife. Alan Gignoux takes us on a tour of the destruction being wreaked on the boreal forests of Canada.
Oil Sands: Roland Woodward argues for the rights of First Nations
A member of the Woodland Cree First Nation, living next to Lake Gregoire Provincial Park, Roland Woodward talks about the economic and environmental issues confronting First Nations since the development of the tar sands.
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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
Attracting crowds of more than 650,000, the Vancouver Pride Parade is renowned on the international stage as one of the largest and most successful LGBTQ events in the world.
A British Council and AM Qattan Foundation sponsored project in which Alan Gignoux juxtaposes portraits of Palestinian refugees taken where they are today with images of their former homes and villages in Israel.
Exhibited internationally, including the Barbican, London.