We had a Birthday Party! And now we are 10….
May 7, 2015 Borderline Gallery, Mae Sot, Thailand
We had a big crowd for the 10th annual MSppa photo exhibition; many former students and workshop leaders, as well as most of our current students were able to attend. What excitement as they saw their work professionally matted and framed on the gallery walls!
Here are the 33 images along with some of their artist statements.
Social Action for Women, Health Care House, Mae Sot, Thailand. December, 2014
6 funny, determined women, no English, 2 bumbling photographers, no Burmese, but oh so much hilarity! From Aye Nwe’s fear of our Mac computer to Daw Yin Nu’s hat, that we mistook for a cat…
New Light Media Foundation, Pyin Oo Lwin, Burma. February, 2015
Rays of Youth Leadership Camp, Help without Frontiers, Mae Pa, Thailand. April 2015
18 students, ages 15-17, 6 student teachers, and a 6 km bike ride home at 4pm during hot season. Made up for by the students’ energy, daily lunch at T Corner (air con) and the professional practice teaching by our student teachers! The training was divided into 3 workshops: a teacher training workshop for 6 MSppa students from last year, and 2 workshops for the current batch of students.