Rites of Life Exhibit Opens at UNESCO in Paris

Saami Boys Kneel by the Altar at Their Confirmation

An exhibit featuring the work of Aurora photographer Anders Ryman will open tomorrow, October 8th, at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris. The showing, titled “Rites of Life,” is done alongside the 192nd session of the UNESCO Executive Board, which meets twice a year. The exhibition will be on view until October 14th.

UNESCO was created in 1945 in response to the two world wars and aims to create peace among nations based on humanity’s moral and intellectual solidarity.The photography by Anders Ryman depicts this solidarity, showcasing different cultures and ways of life.

Apache Girl with Godmother and Helper at Her Sunrise Dance on The San Carlos Reservation, Arizona, USA

To view some of Anders Ryman’s work featured in the exhibit, visit Aurora Photos

For all work by Aurora photographer Anders Ryman, click here