Opening Sebastiao Salgado
One day after the successful WestLicht Photographica Auction Sebastiao Salgados first great solo exhibition in Austria "The Children of Exodus" was opened. The show exhibits portraits of children from refugee camps, orphanages and settlements of the landless in Latin America, Africa, Asia and Europe. In addition to the artist himself Leica CEO Dr. Josef Spichtig and the president of Magnum Thomas Höpker were present. Prof. Erich Lessing adressed a laudation to Sebastiao Salgado.