NOOR is a collective uniting a select group of highly accomplished photojournalists and documentary storytellers focusing on contemporary global issues.
Photographers Archives: Jon Lowenstein
Jon Lowenstein (www.jonlowenstein.com) USA, 1970. Over the last 10 years, Jon has specialized in long-term, in-depth documentary photographic projects, which question the status quo. In 2000 he started his ongoing project about Mexican Immigration to the United States. Jon has been documenting the South Side community in Chicago for the past eight years, as well as recent work from Central America and South Africa. He resides in Chicago.
The goal of the photo agency Noor is to produce, publish, and exhibit long term visual projects on topics of human concerns to a broad international audience while maintaining the dignity of the subjects.
Writer(s): MaryAnne Golon
During the past decade, millions of Mexican and Central American migrants have left their homes and families and faced death on the journey to the United States.