Portrait - Professional

Preparing for the Gerewol Festival

Terri Gold


"Preparing for the Gerewol Festival"
In remote northern Niger, Wodaabe nomad at the Gerewol Festival.

Biography: Terri Gold is an award-winning photographer & artist based in New York, known for her poetic imagery of rituals and rites of passage from all over the world. Her ongoing project “Still Points in a Turning World” is a life long series exploring vanishing cultures and traditions. She is interested in the myriad ways in which people find meaning in their lives, how an individual explores his or her existence through their traditions. We will all lose when ancient skills and visionary wisdom are forgotten. Gold’s work has been published by Random House, Penguin Putnam and Henry Holt and...

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