International artists from over 10 different countries around the world whose goal is to bring attention to the continued human rights atrocities that affect the people of Sudan and South Sudan, to raise hope and promote a positive impact towards a better future.
Working directly with Canvas Peace Project, www.canvaspeaceproject.org and Hope for Ariang, www.hopeforariang.org, this contemporary art exhibition and auction is meant to raise awareness about the human rights atrocities and to raise funds that will go towards the relief efforts of the people of Ariang and surrounding villages.
This project was taken on by Kirsten Campbell, an artist from New York City, living and working in Barcelona for 2 years, along with her studio practice she is an educator at Metafora & Estudio Nomada. After meeting Cynthia Davis of Canvas Peace Project, then meeting with Gabriel Bol Deng Kirsten employed her passion as an artist and an educator to work directly with the international student body she currently works w…ith to create the exposition Attention/Atencion in order to continue the discussion about contemporary South Sudan. www.KirstenCampbell.com