Kelvin specializes in antique historical photograph restoration, applying contemporary digital techniques to original archival materials. His exhibitions present themed collections of historical images, showing what Jordan, Palestine, Egypt, Syria and Iraq were like in early 20th century, creating windows to the past aiming to bring a sense of closeness, tangibility, and acknowledgement to the roots of the region. Kelvin’s work encourages appreciation of another aspect of life in the region, through showing diverse locations and various aspects of life, in a peaceful coexistence of various faiths and peoples, living in unspoken respect, and communion with nature. He hopes to encourage and inspire protection of the region’s values and heritage, and reflection upon how they may be applied to the situations we face today.
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