FROM THE 7th TILL THE 25th OF NOVEMBER, a photographic exhibition featuring the work of artist LAIA ABRIL – SUYAY highlights the plight of Peruvian families waiting for news of missing loved ones. The expo is organised by the Centre for Photography of Geneva in collaboration with the International Committee of the Red Cross. (ICRC)
Thousands of people in Peru are in limbo, waiting for news of their missing loved ones. They are suspended between life and death: not able to mourn or move forward.
For these families, absence is a suffocating presence. Twenty or thirty years may have passed without them being able to breathe.
This exhibition makes their pain visible, exploring the memories, resilience, and creativity of families when a loved one goes missing. Through Laia Abril’s work in Peru, it digs deep […]
7th till 25th of November
Centre de la Photographie de Genève
Batiment d’Art Contemporain, 28 Rue des Bains