Common Ground: Photographs by Fazal Sheikh, 1989-2013

Denver Art Museum

August 13 - November 12, 2017

  • Friday, September 8th at 4pm: Conversation with the Curator: Explore the exhibit with curator Eric Paddock
  • Tuesday, September 12 from 7 – 8:30pm: Anderman Lecture with Fazal Sheikh; doors open at 6:30pm
The Victor Weeps Abdul Aziz
Fazal Sheikh, Abdul Aziz holding a photograph of his brother Mula Abdul Hakim
Afghan refugee village Khairabad, North Pakistan, 1997, from the series The Victor Weeps. © Fazal Sheikh

Common Ground: Photographs by Fazal Sheikh, 1989-2013, is the first comprehensive American exhibition of critically acclaimed photographer Fazal Sheikh’s work. The exhibition features more than 170 portraits and landscapes chronicling individuals living in displaced and marginalized communities around the world, many times as the result of war, exploitation, and poverty.

Denver Art Museum
100 W 14th Ave
Denver, CO 80204


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