Location: Africa

Location: Africa

A pair of worn of children shoes
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Shannon Jensen
James Jean and Patrice Worthy wearing face paint and traditional clothing
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Walé Oyéjidé
A girl holds a letter in front of her face.
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Lori Grinker
Group of people observe court proceedings.
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Pete Muller
White vertical patterned short sleeved collared shirt, hat.
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Tadej Žnidarčič
Piles of paper behind woman at desk.
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Jan Banning
Men in hardhats. Yellow hat in the middle.
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Paolo Woods
A man surrounded by burnt wood.
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Lynsey Addario
A Nigerian romance novelist sits at her window
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Glenna Gordon
Workers on small boats.
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Kadir van Lohuizen
Two girls sitting in a tree.
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Rahima Gambo
A ritual procession of people in costume.
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Chester Higgins, Jr.
An armed man on a bunk bed in front of a landscape.
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A group of people wearing white.
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Eric Gyamfi
An exhausted prison guard asleep on a desk.
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Fernando Moleres
Three men sitting in a row.
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Greg Constantine
Person lying in roofless building.
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Stefano De Luigi
Women carrying ammunition.
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Tim Hetherington
Men praying in a church.
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Bénédicte Desrus
Four phones on table
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Edu Bayer
Demonstrators with flag.
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Abdi Roble
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Gigi Cohen

Moving Walls is an annual exhibition series that explores a variety of social justice and human rights issues through documentary practice, and is produced by Open Society’s Culture and Art program. Moving Walls is exhibited at our offices in New York, London, and Washington, D.C., and includes five to nine discrete bodies of work.

Since 1998, Moving Walls has featured over 200 photographers and artists whose works address a variety of social justice and human rights issues.

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