September 29, 2018 - 03:00 PM / 06:00 PM
The Historic Pico House, 424 N Main St, Los Angeles, CA 90012
David Blumenkrantz is a photographer and a professor in the Department of Journalism at California State University, Northridge. His professional experience includes eight years of NGO, documentary, and photojournalism work in East and Central Africa, covering social issues, issues of relief and development, and political issues. From 1992 to 1994, he was the Information Department Coordinator for the Undugu Society of Kenya, working on projects related to street children and urban poverty. He returned to Africa most recently in 2010 to document development projects for UNICEF and UNESCO.
David is presently involved in the One of Us project, aimed at humanizing homelessness through advocacy, portraiture, and oral histories. The exhibition One of Us: Portraits and Personal Stories, currently on view at the Museum, sprang from this project.
Come hear more from David at the tardeada this Saturday. Tickets are still available.