SEOUL, Nov. 19 (Yonhap) — An exhibition of push photos zooming in on daily life all through the new coronavirus is established to commence at a Seoul museum following week, featuring guests a probability to see how the earth is coping with the unparalleled pandemic, organizers mentioned Thursday.
The exhibition, titled “At the Scenes of the Pandemic,” features 120 shots taken by photographers at 47 information organizations all over the entire world. It is scheduled to open at the Nationwide Museum of Korean Modern day Heritage in central Seoul on Tuesday, in accordance to the organizers.
The exhibition, co-hosted by the national museum and Yonhap Information Agency, South Korea’s key newswire, is intended to share a message of hope and alliance in the course of the bleak moments.
The photographs have been curated into four themes: A Beginning With out an Stop Manage vs. Flexibility World in Standstill, Make contact with-free is New Norm and Cooperation, Togetherness.
The photos taken in 70 cities about the globe — ranging from Prague to Marrakesh — portray how persons are dwelling their life and participating in acts of care and devotion inspite of the challenges of an infection and death.
One image, taken in the central South Korean city of Daegu, shows an fatigued health and fitness employee using a rest, when a different photo taken at a care home at the Spanish city of Valencia, demonstrates an elderly mom and her son embracing as a result of a plastic curtain.
“The exhibited pics affirm that humanity is in the identical boat inspite of distinctions like country, area, ethnicity and religion. (We hope) this picture exhibition can aid present convenience and hope to everyone who is battling through this complicated time,” Choi Jang-heon, the museum’s acting director, stated in a release.
The exhibition, which is also obtainable on the net (www.significantly.go.kr), ends on March 1. Admission is totally free.