Boy on Bike, Vrindavan, India, 2009
8x10" image on 8.5x11" paper
Food for Life Vrindavan is an organization that helps the villages in the Vrindavan area of India with the following: food distribution, basic medical assistance, training courses for women, drilling for drinking water and constructing water tanks, assistance to the elderly and the disabled, distribution of clothes, environmental projects and education, taking care of cows, providing primary school education for disadvantaged children.
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Shane Lavalette currently lives and works in Somerville, Massachusetts. He received his BFA from Tufts University in partnership with The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Lavalette’s photographs have been exhibited widely, including recent exhibitions at Montserrat College of Art Gallery, The Carpenter Center for Visual Arts at Harvard University, The Center for Photography at Woodstock and The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. In 2009, he was awarded the Yousuf Karsh Prize in Photography. His editorial work has been published in various magazines, including The New York Times Magazine, Vice and SLASH.