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Guests: Iraqi Refugees in Syria 7 by Gabriela Bulisova

Guests: Iraqi Refugees in Syria 7 by Gabriela Bulisova

Artist: Gabriela Bulisova
Year: 2007-2008
Medium: Photograph

Fatin's father, shot at by militia members while living in Baghdad, Iraq, is left paralyzed and in urgent need of a lifesaving surgery. As a result of his inability to earn money and provide for his wife and their two young children, he attempted a gesture of utter desperation-he tried to offer his child for sale, to "any family that can take better care of him than his own father can now."