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Photographer Russell James Presents ‘Nomad Two Worlds’ Exhibition at the Alte Muenze

BERLIN.- Created by world renowned photographer Russell James, NOMAD TWO WORLDS is a collaborative art project with Indigenous artists. In the last decade it has evolved from James’ individual attempt to understand the clash of ancient and modern cultures he witnessed growing up in Australia to what it is today – a powerful expression of partnership and reconciliation in action through art, music and film that has become a global example of true collaboration across deep cultural divides. From its humble beginnings as a photographic and film exhibition in New York in 1999, NOMAD TWO WORLDS endured the years leading up to the global event known in the political narrative simply as “The Apology”, the 2008 public apology made to Indigenous Australians by the then Australian Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd. In celebration of this historic event, James enlisted people from the Australian Indigenous