Thana Faroq

Photographer & Storyteller
Location: The Hague, The Netherlands
Nationality: Yemeni
Biography: Thana Faroq is a Yemeni documentary photographer and storyteller, based in the Netherlands.  Her work aims to achieve a personal reportage that negotiates themes of memory, boundaries, and violence. She focuses on collaborative storytelling... read on
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Exhibition: Open Society Foundation's Moving Walls 25: Another Way Home
thana faroq
Dec 3, 2018
Honored to be part of the Open Society Foundation 'Moving Walls 25: Another Way Home' Exhibition. The exhibition is opened free of charge to the public at the Open Society Foundations in New York from September 26, 2018 to July 19, 2019.

Moving Walls is an annual exhibition series that explores a variety of social justice and human rights issues through documentary practice, and is produced by the Open Society Documentary Photography Project. Moving Walls is exhibited at our offices in New York, London, and Washington, D.C., and includes five to nine discrete bodies of work.

Since 1998, Moving Walls has featured over 200 photographers and artists whose works address a variety of social justice and human rights issues.  

Current Exhibit

Moving Walls 25: Another Way Home
September 26, 2018–July 19, 2019

Visiting Hours

Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–4 p.m., except for U.S. holidays.


Free of charge. No reservations necessary.
For groups of 10 or more, please make an appointment by calling +1-212-547-6909.


Open Society Foundations–New York
224 West 57th Street
New York, NY 10019

    The Passport
          Thana Faroq’s The Passport combines portraits of refugees living in Europe, with images and words captured in refugee shelters and the artist’s own personal journal to show the interior lives of migrants in transition.