Documentary

Sep 12 – Oct 18, 2013 :: Reception Sept 12 :: Boseman Art Gallery Warwick Center, UNC Wilmington

Sep 12 - Oct 18, 2013 :: Reception Sept 12 :: Boseman Art Gallery Warwick Center, UNC Wilmington

Art and Advocacy: Street Children Have a Voice September 12-October 18 Reception: September 12, 5:30-7:00pm – Warwick Center Lobby Gallery Gallery Talk 5pm Warwick Center Ballroom 4 As a documentary photographer UNCW alumna Lisa Marie Albert utilizes photos, illustrations and stories to bring to life the experiences of street children in Lira, Uganda and her […]

Feb 13, 2012, UNC Wilmington, Art & Advocacy Street Children Have a Voice

Feb 13, 2012, UNC Wilmington, Art & Advocacy Street Children Have a Voice

    ART & ADVOCACY The end goal of this exhibit is to promote and protect child rights around the world. This gallery and people who promote the artwork and words of these children are taking a part in helping the voices of these children to be heard. If not for giving them the opportunity […]

Art & Advocacy :: Street Children of Uganda

While living in Lira, Uganda in 2010, I volunteered my time to teach homeless street children how to use disposable cameras. Using a method similar to photovoice, and incorporating story boarding, the children used visual elements to tell their stories. Most children told the stories of why they are living on the street. Those stories, […]

May 2011 Encore Magazine features “art & advocacy” exhibit

May 2011 Encore Magazine features "art & advocacy" exhibit

From the Streets of Africa: Lisa Albert brings photos and life lessons from Uganda by: Lauren Hodges Advocacy and Art: Street Kids Have a Voice 5/20, 7 p.m. • Projekte 523 South 3rd Street www.lisamariealbert.com Uganda, a landlocked area in eastern Africa, has been making frequent though unattractive appearances in the headlines as of late. […]

2011 Honorable Mention in PWP : Exhibit in NYC

2011 Honorable Mention in PWP : Exhibit in NYC

“Hands” wins Honoroable mention at Professional Women Photographers’ CONTRAST International call for entries: Exhibition Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 – Saturday, July 2nd, 2011 Reception: June 21, 2011, 6:00 pmGallery: Soho Photo Gallery 15 White Street New York 10013 212-226-8571

Street Kids :: King of the Fill

Street Kids :: King of the Fill

Please visit my blogs about these children at the Lira trash dump.

Interning with Wéyo; Volunteering in Mississippi

Interning with Wéyo; Volunteering in Mississippi

Originally posted at www.weyoblog.com. I joined Wéyo this summer 2009 as their first intern. I learned about Wéyo in August 2008, three months after their incorporation, through a friend Susan White. Susan is a journalist and contributor for Wéyo. Susan’s passion about Wéyo led me to do some research on the creative think tank. Early […]

ZipLine

ZipLine

A short documentary about a free spirited girl and her horse, taking an adventure ride on a discovered zip line. Fun, lighthearted, Don’t try this at home!

Tanya Ward: A Triumph Over Addiction

Tanya Ward: A Triumph Over Addiction

To listen to Tanya’s audio documentary, please click here: Note: There are only two images in this video. It is meant to be an audio piece. You can find more photographs at my website www.lisamariealbert.com/tanyaward . Tanya Ward shares her experience of recovery from the disease of addiction. In and out of jail from the […]