HAMMOND — Southeastern Louisiana University will host an exhibit featuring the work of Louisiana photographers Gus Bennett Jr. and Michael Alford in the university’s Contemporary Art Gallery.

The exhibition will run from Aug. 30 to Sept. 29, with the opening reception scheduled from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Aug. 30. The reception and exhibition are free.

Bennett, a fine arts photographer based in New Orleans, has documented the lives of the cities’ minority populations for more than 25 years. 

The exhibition also features Alford’s long-term project, "A Different Kind of Truth."

For more information on this exhibit and others, contact the Contemporary Art Gallery at (985) 549-5080.