LAYING DOWN ARMS: A PEACEFUL TRANSITION IN COLOMBIA
Saturday, May 13th 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday, May 17th - Friday, May 19th, 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Zach Krahmer, a local award-winning photojournalist documented FARC guerrilla fighters transitioning to peace in Colombia after the end of their 52-year-long civil war.
Currently living in UN Transition zones, the former FARC guerrillas are undergoing a process of disarmament, demobilization, and reintegration. See their large-scale portraits (made with a 19th-century wet-plate photographic process).
This is the debut of Zach’s collection of portraits, which will be available to view during posted hours until May 19th. (Hours listed above.)
Zach Krahmer is an award-winning photojournalist from Portland. He contributes storytelling work for a variety of organizations and news outlets and has worked in more than 40 countries. His work relates to environmental conflicts and community healing and seeks to enable empathy.
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