Kanaval: Faith and Resistance

During 1:54 New York, TURF is excited to feature some of Leah Gordon's most intriguing photographs from the 'Kanaval' series. Those explore a vivid relationship between art, faith and resistance in Haiti, namely during carnival (Kanaval), which falls in late February each year.
, 'Nèg pote Wob/Man in Dress ,' 1996, TURF

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Nèg pote Wob/Man in Dress , 1996

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, 'De Lanse Kod/Two Rope Throwers,' 1996, TURF

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De Lanse Kod/Two Rope Throwers, 1996

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, 'Madanm Lasirèn/Madame Mermaid,' 2003, TURF

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Madanm Lasirèn/Madame Mermaid, 2003

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, 'Neg ak Kwa/ Men with Cross,' 1996, TURF

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Neg ak Kwa/ Men with Cross, 1996

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, 'Gran Manjè/Fat Cats,' 1997, TURF

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Gran Manjè/Fat Cats, 1997

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, 'Mask with fur/Mask ak fouri,' 1996, TURF

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Mask with fur/Mask ak fouri, 1996

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, 'Jij ak Mèt Kokin/Judge with the Maitre Coquin,' 1995, TURF

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Jij ak Mèt Kokin/Judge with the Maitre Coquin, 1995

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, 'Esclav Yo/The Slaves,' 2001, TURF

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Esclav Yo/The Slaves, 2001

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