War in Ukraine exhibition opens in WC

Hoffman’s photographs on display through Sunday

— Daiiy Freeman-Journal photos by Anne Blankenship
Photographer Brendan Hoffman, right, visits with some of the guests attending the opening of his exhibition, War in Ukraine. The exhibit will be open each night this week through Friday from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. as well as Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. at 620 Second St.
LEFT: Deb Brown and Lynn Leksell survey the photographs in the exhibition Monday night.
Leonard Curtis of Webster City looks at photographs in the War in Ukraine photo exhibition Monday night.

Brendan Hoffman, photographer-in-residence at the Daily Freeman-Journal, opened his exhibition of photographs entitled War in Ukraine Monday night.

The war in eastern Ukraine began nearly six years ago. After showing the work last year at the Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art in Chicago, Hoffman brought his photographs from Ukraine here to Webster City.

The exhibit will be presented at 620 Second St., Monday, Jan 20 through Sunday, Jan. 26. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.

Hoffman, who has lived and worked in Ukraine for several years, will be at the exhibition periodically throughout the week. Monday night, he visited with those attending and answered questions about his work and life in Ukraine.