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CASE Art Fund Benefit

Photography Creating Change
Friday, November 5th, 2021

CASE Art Fund, a nonprofit organization based in Chicago and Oslo, advances social awareness of children’s human rights through collaborative photographic projects, exhibitions, installations, public programs, and events.

CASE Art Fund invites you to an in-person & livestreamed benefit in Chicago

Photography Creating Change

Friday, November 5, 2021 

5:00-8:00 p.m. CST

Catherine Edelman Gallery

1637 W. Chicago Avenue, Chicago


The premiere of “Passengers”

a 17 min short film by Still I Rise Productions & CASE Art Fund 

CASE Art Fund honors Shahidul Alam

with the 2021 Humanitarian of the Year Award

Benefit tickets start at $100/pp

 For a donation of $500 and up,  we invite you to an VIP hour event from 5pm-6pm, to meet with the Board of Directors and the award-winning     Shahidul Alam.


All tickets can be purchased through the benefit registration button

Proof of vaccination is required. For those not vaccinated or

joining us from outside Chicago, please register for the online event.

An Introduction to the Benefit's Events

The film explores CASE Photographer Cesar Dezfuli’s poignant and ongoing multimedia project about young refugees rescued from a boat drifting in the Mediterranean Sea.

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CASE Art Fund's fine art program, BriefCASE, is dedicated to supporting internationally established and emerging fine art photographers whose compelling bodies of work reflect their strong commitment towards social justice with a focus on children's human rights. Proceeds support organizations that are dedicated to humanitarian issues. 

All purchases are 100% tax deductible

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CASE Art Fund's 
2021 Humanitarian of the Year Award 

“We are proud to honor Shahidul Alam, Bangladeshi activist and photographer, with the first Humanitarian of the Year award. His dedication to children’s human rights and education aligns exactly with our mission, and we are thrilled he will be joining us in Chicago to accept the award.”​


 image courtesy Drik. © Mohammad Shahnewaz Khan

Cathy Edelman and Anette Skuggedal 

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Cesar Defuzli

If you are unable to join us for the benefit, CASE appreciates all support and provides several donation options.

Thank you. 

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all proceeds go directly to the organization. 

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