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Eyes on Katrina

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This Wednesday, the 29th of August, local, national and international photographers will join forces with the Big Top and the band Egg Yolk Jubilee to present a projection of work shot in New Orleans and the Gulf Coast over the past two years. Titled “Eye on Katrina” the projection features work by 13 photographers: Debbie Fleming Caffery, Lee Celano, Alan Chin, Stanley Greene, Andy Levin, Kadir van Lohuizen, Brenda Ann Kenneally, Yunghi Kim, Jake Price, Joseph Rodriguez, Anthony Suau, Mario Tama, Clarence Williams and Jennifer Zdon, who collectively have won Pultizer Prizes, Guggenheim Grants, Open Society Katrina Fellowships, and worked for a range of publications from the Time Magazine to the Times Picayune.

Projection at 8:00. Egg Yolk Jubilee will be playing at 10:00. $5 at the door, The Big Top, 638 Clio Street, near Lee Circle, bet. St. Charles and Carondelet.

The night before, just after sunset on the 28th, the work will be projected onto the Lower Ninth Ward levee wall as part of Robert Parker’s Lower Ninth Ward Katrina Memorial events. (Industrial Canal off of Claiborne Bridge at the levee break.)

Created by—Jamie Wellford & Jake Price