Honfleur Gallery presents award-winning photographer Louie Palu’s work, The Fighting Season, which was documented as several related studies of Kandahar and the surrounding region of Southern Afghanistan. October 2011 marks the tenth anniversary of the current conflict in Afghanistan and FotoweekDC is the perfect opportunity to showcase this timely work.
The exhibit’s opening reception and artist talk will open November 2nd at 6pm, a few days before the official start of this years FotoweekDC. Louie Palu was a finalist for the Sondheim Artscape Prize exhibited at the Baltimore Museum of Art where a portion of The Fighting Season was featured this past summer. Excerpts of video and Louie’s diaries made on the front lines will be also featured in the gallery.
Honfleur Gallery: 1241 Good Hope Road SE. The Fighting Season, Louie Palu. November 2-December 16th. Opening reception and artist talk November 2nd 6-8pm. www.honfleurgallery.com