The Vicki Myhren Gallery’s exhibition Photography Focus explores the work of two photojournalists Abbas Hajimohammadi Saniabadi and David Burnett. Abbas Hajimohammadi Saniabadi’s series Schizophrenia Series: Fragile Minds documents life inside and Iranian Mental Institution. More information on Abbas Hajimohammadi Saniabadi’s series Schizophrenia Series: Fragile Minds is available in Time Magazine. David Burnett’s series Aftermath documents the fallout of Hurricane Katrina in 2005. The Aftermath series reveals the destruction of interior spaces as well as the displaced residents that fell victim to the hurricanes.
Photography Focus was organized as part of Denver’s 2015 Month of Photography. The Month of Photography is a biennial celebration that highlights photographic arts at cultural institutions throughout Denver. Past archives and future Month of Photography events and exhibitions can be found here.