Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival

f11project is proud to present a joint exhibition for the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival. ‘Dia de los Muertos‘ by Louis Au and ‘Bhutan: Land of the Thunder Dragon‘ by Paul A. Teolis.

The exhibit will run from May 1st – June 25th, 2011 at The Rivoli Lounge. Opening is on May 5th (Thursday), 7-10 PM.

Dia de los Muertos

Dia de los Muertos by Louis Au
Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a Mexican ritual dating back 3,000 years. Today, Mexicans spend the night in cemeteries, decorating their loved ones’ graves with marigolds and candles in preparation for the return of spirits.

Bhutan

Bhutan: Land of the Thunder Dragon by Paul A. Teolis
The annual Thangi Mani festival in Bumthang, Bhutan, celebrates the traditions of an ancient culture through its folklore, which is told in dance, music and song. These photographs document a festival that few will see in their lifetime.

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