Return to Kurdistan

Richard Wilding

The Street Gallery, Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies, University of Exeter, Exeter EX4 4ND

22 May – 1 September 2017

Open to the public Monday to Fridays (not public holidays) 9am – 5pm.

Organised by Gulan and the University of Exeter

Return to Kurdistan shows Iraqi Kurdistan in contemporary photographs by Richard Wilding, alongside historical photographs taken in the 1940s by Anthony Kersting.

Richard Wilding’s photographs of Iraqi Kurdistan explore the region’s ancient civilisation, documenting its religious and ethnic diversity, history of persecution and renewal, and the current refugee crisis.