April 2, 2010
Chelsea Nix titled a collection of photos from Haiti in "Strength in H." This image, taken during a two-week trip to Haiti in May 2008, is part of the collection. Nix said she wanted to express the strength in words starting with the letter "H," such as hunger, happy and Haiti. "Strength in H" opens with a reception from 5 to 8 p.m. today as part of First Friday Artwalk.
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Free event showcases local and regional artists
In May 2008, Chelsea Nix set out on a two-week trip to Haiti with herself, her camera and an open mind. She took photos of children and older residents, hoping to capture an essence of the place and its people. A collection of shots from Nix’s travels in Haiti opens with a reception from 5 to 8 p.m. today as part of First Friday Artwalk.