Rooms to Grow

October 2, 2010

By Conor Risch


Indira, a seven-year-old from Nepal who works in a granite quarry and shares one room with her family.

How do you photograph an abstract concept like “children’s rights”? This was the question that lead to James Mollison’s latest project, in which he combines portraits of children from all over the world with photographs of the spaces where they sleep at night. Out this month from publisher Chris Boot, Where Children Sleep is meant to appeal to both young...

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