Bharat Choudhary shows Life in an Islamo-phobic Society

Today’s photo is from Bharat Choudhary’s 2011 winning professional project, “The Silence of ‘Others’: Life in an Islamo-phobic Society.” The Huffington Post published “My Racist Encounter at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner” a blog by physician Seema Jilani on Wednesday. … Continue reading

Photographer Updates – Vitale, Black, Matsui, Choudhary, Orlinsky, Padilla, Palu, Zizola, Bleasdale, Shaw, Astrada

In our photographer updates, we feature a list of recent works, prizes, publications and other important news from Alexia grantees past and present. Ami Vitale’s film, “Bangladesh: A Climate Trap” won a Rising Star Award at the 2013 Canada International … Continue reading

Eyes on the World at the Bermuda National Gallery

The Alexia Foundation is joining with the Bermuda National Gallery for an exhibition and education seminar featuring the work of student and professional Alexia winners. The exhibition, “Eyes On The World” will open Thursday, Jan. 17, at the Bermuda National … Continue reading

Alexia Foundation Photo of Today – Bharat Choudhary

The Alexia Foundation photo of today, Monday, is from Bharat Choudhary’s 2011 professional project, “The Silence of ‘Others’” examining the the frustration, depression and confusion young Muslims in Western countries endure as they live in Islamo-phobic societies. The conflict between … Continue reading

Work by two 2011 Alexia Grant winners takes awards at the Pingyao International Photography Festival

Last week at the Pingyao International Photography Festival in China, Alexia grant winners in 2011 were winners again and won two of only five, “Top International Photographer” awards. Amanda Berg, a senior from RIT was a first-place Alexia student winner … Continue reading