Saturday 23rd September
until Sunday 5th November 2006
FACE OF ASIA: STEVE McCURRY PHOTOGRAPHS
Hartlepool Art Gallery - Only UK date!
Hartlepool Art Gallery is thrilled to be part of a worldwide tour by presenting the unparalleled work of Steve McCurry with the largest and broadest exhibition of his photographs. This exhibition will feature 100 images from India, Afghanistan, Tibet and Cambodia.
McCurry is best known for his 1985 photograph of the Afghan girl with piercing eyes and is a highly decorated photojournalist who has shot for Time, Newsweek and numerous covers for National Geographic. McCurry made international headline in 2002 when he returned to Afghanistan to find
the green-eyed girl 17 years later.
For Steve's full biography, visit www.stevemccurry.com
For more information telephone (01429) 523445
Hartlepool Art Gallery, Church Square, Hartlepool, TS24 7EQ, England
Arts, Museums and Events Service
Hartlepool Borough Council
Sir William Gray House
Tel. (01429) 523445