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The Roma of Sintesti, Romania: A 30-year project

9 Feb 2023 @ 16:10 - 17:00

XPF-Jeremy Sutton-Hibbert-Seminar
Overview :
Starting in 1990 and spanning 30 years, Jeremy Sutton-Hibbert has documented life in the Roma community of Sintesi, Romania. In a project which captures the arc of life - from births to marriage, work, traditions, and death, we gain an insight into... more

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Starting in 1990 and spanning 30 years, Jeremy Sutton-Hibbert has documented life in the Roma community of Sintesi, Romania. In a project which captures the arc of life – from births to marriage, work, traditions, and death, we gain an insight into life in a hard-to-access community as it underwent a change in the immediate post-Communist years and embraced Western values.

We see the community prosper through back-and-white images (1990-97) and colour (2006-2019). Humble homes became fantasy mansions, built not with architectural plans but with dreams. Horses and carts were replaced by fast German cars. The community progressed from making pots for selling in markets to buying and selling scrap metal on a large scale. Wealth was created and spent. But beneath the surface of change, the old ways still existed…

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Title
The Roma of Sintesti, Romania: A 30-year project
Date
9 Feb 2023
Time
16:10 - 17:00
Duration
50 min
What do I need to bring?
Seminar Ticket

Venue

Expo Centre
Sharjah
61110
United Arab Emirates
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Phone
+971 65 123456

All presentations and talks are in the Auditorium at Xposure International Photography & Film Festival, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

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