Artist

Kathryn Cook

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Accession Number

97.096.2010

Date Created (circa)

2008

Date Created (exact)

2008

Description

Tables and chairs are set up before the start of an Armenian celebration in Vakifli, Turkey. Vakifli and six other Armenian villages in the area were completely deserted during 1915 as the Armenians resisted the Ottoman army against deportation and escaped from Turkey. It was only many years later that some of the Armenians' relatives returned to Vakifli to live again, where they can celebrate traditional Armenian holidays. For more about the artist see: http://krcphoto.com/#.

Medium

Black and White printed photograph on archival matte finish

Subject

Tables and Chairs, Photograph

Campus Location

Sheehan Gallery, hanging files

Origin

Photographs from Turkey, printed in Italy

Donor

Gift from the photojournalist, Kathryn Cook after her exhibition 'Memory Denied', brought here on the O'Donnell Fund by Professor Elyse Semerjian

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Keywords

Tables and Chairs, Photograph

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