James Balog to represent U.S. in Canadian Pan Am Games Photography Exhibition
James Balog has been given the honor of representing the U.S. in a photography exhibition curated in connection with Canada’s 2015 Pan Am Games. The exhibition is focused on sustainability of our global fresh water supply and the impact that human development is having on this precious life-sustaining resource. Water’s Edge features works by six exemplary Pan American photographers, each utilizing the power of their artistic talent to bring awareness to pressing environmental concerns.
Water’s Edge Photography Exhibit, curated by No.9: Contemporary Art and the Environment, will run July 9 through August 16 at Union Station, Toronto, Ontario. The six Pan American photographers with works on display are Edward Burtynsky (Canada), James Balog (United States), Sebastião Salgado (Brazil), Cristina Mittermeier (Mexico), Jorge Uzon (Chile), and Gustavo Jononovich (Argentina).