Beyond Borders: An Intercultural Charity Exhibition
Why We Recommend it
Organised to raise funds for the non-profit organisation Children of the Mekong, this exhibition brings together 70 works by 30 artists from around the world.
Featuring works by Swiss photographer Marc Progin, French photographer and Zolima CityMag contributor Douce D’Ivry, French photographer Romain Jacquet-Lagrèze, Dutch photographer Saskia Wesseling and others, Beyond Borders is an exhibition of contemporary artists held in honour of Children of the Mekong’s 60th anniversary.
Founded in 1958, the French charity organisation that works with local communities to improve access and quality of education in Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Thailand, Philippines, Burma and China. Since its inception, Children of the Mekong has sponsored close to 20,000 children and enrolled 60,000 underprivileged children in school every year.
All of the profits of the exhibition will fund access to education for underprivileged children in the Philippines.
Beyond Borders is part of Le French May 2019.
Photo: ‘The Journey Back in Time’ by Marc Progin