Gideon Mendel (1959-)
LIVING PROOF – THE ORPHANS OF RAMBO VILLAGE (2004)
Digital photographic print / 2400 x 470 mm
Donated by the artist
Some of the 300 orphaned children who live in a small village in Burkina Faso, on the edge of the Sahara desert. Most of their parents died of AIDS-related illnesses. Support from the community ensures that they are healthy, happy and educated.