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Since 2002 Monika Merva has been documenting the lives of children who are living in a government housing facility in Hungary- a facility for children who are fleeing from abusive and poverty-stricken backgrounds. They call this place "The City of Children."

Based in New York, Merva has exhibited at many international venues, including the Griffin Photography Museum, Winchester, MA- the RayKo Photo Center, San Francisco, CA- FotoFest, Houston, TX- and The International House, New York, NY. Her work is in collections such as the George Eastman House.

Anthony Bannon is the director of George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film in Rochester, NY.

About Monika Merva

Monika Merva, born in 1969, graduated from Northeastern University in Boston, MA, with a degree in philosophy and received her MFA in photography from Savannah College of Art and Design. After moving to New York, she worked as a freelance photographer for several magazines, including The New Yorker, Details, and New York Times Magazine.
Her work is in public collections such as the Bibliotheque Nationale de France, George Eastman House, Hungarian Museum of Photography, and the Johnson

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Author : Monika Merva
Publisher : Kehrer Verlag
Data Published : 27 April 2011
ISBN : 3868281746
EAN : 9783868281743
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 112 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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