Over four million people visit the Statue of Liberty annually. The most photographed statue in the world, the statue’s meaning is universal and represents freedom, hope and protest to people throughout the world. Liberty: Mother of Exiles casts new light on one of America’s most familiar symbols, revealing its little-known history, and celebrating it as an enduring beacon of hope for generations of immigrants. Read More
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In anticipation of the HBO premiere of Liberty: Mother of Exiles, Josh Telles photographed HBO talent & influential voices expressing their personal definitions of liberty for the #Liberty2Me campaign. Each participant wrote a custom message answering the prompt “What does liberty mean to you?” to be photographed; they also spoke to their message on camera.