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The Refugee Calendar
Jens Haaning [see all titles]
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Jens Haaning The Refugee Calendar
Published with NIFCA (Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art).
published in 2002
English edition
33,5 x 31,52 cm
14 pages
ISBN: 978-951-97927-7-4
EAN: 9789519792774
out of print
 
Haaning’s project consists in a wall calendar similar in format and lay-out to the colorful ones you can buy in bookstores an shops. Instead of using popular images, it presents photographs of refugees, either alone or in small groups. The pictures were shot in Tampere, Finland, in September 2001. The people photographed are all waiting for a reply to their asylum application in Finland.