KUER Local News
2:33 pm
Thu December 1, 2005

Sebastiao Salgado

Salt Lake City, UT – SEBASTIAO SALGADO IS DESCRIBED AS ONE OF THE GREATEST HUMANITARIAN PHOTOJOURNALISTS OF OUR TIME. ACROSS THE GLOBE. HIS 300-PIECE PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT "EXODUS," IS NOW ON DISPLAY AT THE LEONARDO IN DOWNTOWN SALT LAKE CITY THROUGH DECEMBER 17. IT DOCUMENTS THE VAST HUMAN MIGRATIONS THAT HAVE TAKEN PLACE AT THE TURN OF THE MILLENIUM. TONIGHT, SALGADO WILL PARTICIPATE WITH UTAH AUTHOR TERRY TEMPEST WILLIAMS AND MEXICAN POET AND DIPLOMAT HOMERO ARIDJIS IN AN EVENT CALLED, "AN EVENING OF CONSCIENCE: PERSPECTIVES ON PEACE, HUMAN RIGHTS AND COMPASSION. " KUER'S JENNY BRUNDIN PRESENTS THIS PROFILE OF PHOTOGRAPHER SEBASTIO SALGADO AND HIS WORK.