Installation – Layout and Display Boards

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Having pretty much settled the main wall hanging and sequence, I needed to turn my attention to the information boards. Whilst the show is focused on the landscape images with quotes, I consider it necessary to provide context on the Genocide and then on Sarath / Simeth’s education work afterwards – hence the title, Unfinished Stories – From Genocide to …

Finalising the images

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As previously noted, thanks to input from both Gem and Richard Young (a fellow member of the PhotoBath collective), I think I had a bit of a breakthrough on the exhibition images. That is, to use Khmer text for the quotes, with a small English translation underneath. I believe that this makes the image intrinsically more interesting (maybe Barthes ‘punctum’ …