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SHARJAH MUSEUMS DEPARTMENT

Presents 5th Edition Lasting Impressions: Noor Ali Rashid

 

A MAJOR RETROSPECTIVE OF AN ICONIC EMARATI PHOTOGRAPHER

Sharjah Museums Department recently announced Lasting Impressions: Noor Ali Rashid, on view from October 22nd, 2014, through December 6th, 2014. The exhibition, developed in collaboration with the Noor Ali Rashid Archives, is the first, extensive retrospective of Middle East’s pioneering photojournalist. Celebrated as the father of photojournalism in the region, Noor Ali Rashid (1929 -2010) amassed a collection of over a million images during his six decades of capturing the ordinary moments and the extraordinary events in the history of the region. Lasting Impressions offers a fresh perspective on Noor Ali Rashid’s lifetime of achievements by drawing upon both, iconic and never before seen images.