Below are links to slideshows of the student’s work from the Muraling Workshops. Don’t forget to click on “Show Info” in the right-hand corner.
–Here are images from a 3-day Xieng Khouang workshop:
—And here are images from a 3 day workshop with students from Sisatannak High School, in Vientiane.
UXO Education – these were in response the question of how to avoid UXO accidents.
UXO Survivors – these portraits are beautiful and some are very sad. When I spoke to students about who they were, many mentioned relatives.
Ideal World – the assignment was for them to imagine what their ideal Laos would look like without UXO. They had such varied images, from urban to rural, from family to cars.
War – these images were in response to the question: where do UXO come from? They look amazingly similar to work that you can see at Legacies of War – drawings from refugees from the Plain of Jars during the war.
Past, present, future – these are students depictions of their past, presents, and futures. I see a lot of ambivalence!
The students – here are pictures of the students themselves! On the last day a lot of students came and borrowed their friends books so they could be photographed as well…