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My Article on Black Lives in Germany Published by The Root

This week an article based on my reporting on Afro-Germans was published in The Root, America’s leading African American news [...]

Refugees Welcome?

It’s strange when something you’ve been paying attention to for a long time suddenly becomes interesting to those around you.

But Europe’s ongoing refugee crisis has become large enough that even though who don’t want to are paying attention. I wrote about the closing of Europe’s open door recently for the World Policy Blog and talked [...]

Hearing Black Lives

If missed my three part series about the experiences of people of African descent in Germany and Poland you can now listen to all three [...]

The Great Debate

Thanks to everyone who came out on Saturday for our exciting discussion up at Fort Dunree!

You can listen to what went on below.

Let’s hear what you have to say!

The Europeans Featured in the Irish Times

The Europeans has been featured in an online gallery by the Irish Times. Check it out for yourself here! And don’t forget you can see my exhibition here in Donegal through the month of May.

And They Called Themselves The Europeans

I know most of you couldn’t make it to Switzerland to see my multimedia installation And They Called Themselves The Europeans. So I created a short video to give you a sense of what it was like.

And They Called Themselves The Europeans

Native: New York Featured on the Leica Camera Blog

My ongoing project Native: New York was featured on the Leica Blog recently…

You can visit my website to see more from this series!

Thanks For Coming By!

Thanks to everyone who stopped by the exhibition “The Evidence of Things Not Seen” at the HomeSession Gallery yesterday!

Fun was had by all!

Damaso is a 2013 French American Foundation Fellow!

I’m excited to announce my selection as an Immigration Reporting Fellow by the French American Foundation. For my project I’ll be traveling to Sweden on Sunday for a month to look at the lives of second generation immigrants of Turkish decent and in September I will be based in Istanbul for two months interviewing and [...]

People Saying Nice Things About Me

If you have a minute check out this article in the Vienna Review about The Europeans!

The Europeans at Berkeley Closing Talk

On Saturday, March 23rd at 1pm I’ll be doing an informal walk through on the last day of the exhibition so if you didn’t make it to the reception swing by! The gallery is located at 116 Kroeber Hall on the Berkeley campus.

Come on down!

Muni reflections

Gallery Life

Thanks to everyone who came out last week to my reception and talk!

The show is up through Saturday so swing on by!

Curator Anuradha Vikram explains the selection process.

I hope you can make it before the show closes!

Showtime in Wien!

If you are in Vienna on Thursday please stop by the opening of my exhibition “The Ties That Bind” at Amerika Haus.

This exhibition is made up of images from my ongoing project The Europeans and contains images from Austria, Hungary and Slovakia.

Vote for my image in the Raymond Weil photo contest!

The image above is one of twenty finalists for the Raymond Weil Photo Contest! If you are active on Facebook, please take a moment to visit the contest page, scroll down and like my photo. The winner will be determined by the photo with the most likes and will receive $5,000 [...]

Two Exhibitions in NYC on Display

Several of my images are featured in ETHNOSCAPES at 461 West 126th street in New York and will be on view only until December 2nd, 2012. ETHNOSCAPES is an International group show investigating issues of (social) de-territorialization, migration, and hybrid identities. While I won’t be able to attend I hope that you [...]