Opening Night & Panel Discussion

In honor of the first collaboration between Gulf Photo Plus and the Arab Fund for Arts & Culture, we open the exhibition, The Shortest Distance Between Us: Stories from the Arab Documentary Photography Program, with a panel discussion between a few of the photographers and figures behind this program and exhibition.


Moderator: Mohamed Somji, Director of Gulf Photo Plus


Rima Mismar, Executive Director of the Arab Fund for Arts & Culture

Jessica Murray, Co-founder of Al-liquindoi, Curator of The Shortest Distance Between Us

Tanya Habjouqa, Documentary Photographer, Member of NOOR & ADPP Mentor

Elsie Haddad, Exhibiting Photographer & ADPP Recipient