Groundbreaking Panoramic Photography Exhibit of the Great Wall
Revolutionary photography exhibit China’s Great Wall The Forgotten Story, created in collaboration between Great Wall of China expert David Spindler, and California based photographer Jonathan Ball will be opening soon in San Francisco.
Date: September 17 – October 22, 2009
Opening reception: September 17, 2009, 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Special press viewing: 4:00 to 5:30
David Spindler is a self- made scholar on the Great Wall, a Harvard graduate, he has lived in China for the past 15 years. He has devoted his life and passions to becoming an expert on the Great Wall and has succeeded in becoming one of the world’s foremost experts.
Jonathan Ball, also a Harvard graduate became interested in the Great Wall during his trips to China, and was motivated to create a photography exhibit documenting its rich and vital history.
An exhibition of selections from this project will also be shown concurrently at the offices of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund in New York from late September 2009 until June 2010. Members of the public may make appointments to see this exhibition by contacting Leona Hewitt.