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United Photo Industries and Visura announce CIRIL JAZBEC – Melting Away is the winner of the 2018 Grant for Visual Storytelling on Climate Change

CIRIL JAZBEC receives 2018 Grant for Visual Storytelling on Climate Change

United Photo Industries and Visura announce CIRIL JAZBEC – Melting Away as the winner of the 2018 Grant for Visual Storytelling on Climate Change, and will make its New York debut from June 7 – 29, 2018, with an opening reception on Thursday, June 7, 2018.

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OPEN (C)ALL: TRUTH Viewers Choice Winners Oneika Phillips & James Petrozzello for The Magdalena Series: The Truth Hurts, 2016

James Petrozzello's Magdalena Series is the Viewer's Choice at OPEN (C)ALL

OPEN (C)ALL: TRUTH "Viewers Choice" Winners Oneika Phillips & James Petrozzello give a look into how a collaborative process, The Magdalena Series: The Truth Hurts, 2016, came to be by two artisits with a goal in mind. The two have created a stark and beautiful collection of images that capture the passion of this performer.

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The overall winners of the 2018 Sony World Photography Awards announced

2018 Sony World Photography Awards Announced

British artist Alys Tomlinson is named Photographer of the Year in the 2018 Sony World Photography Awards, announced today and going on exhibit at Somerset House, London, until 6th May 2018.

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The Front Room Gallery presents “Lost Utopias,” Jade Doskow’s decade-long photographic series documenting the remaining architecture of international World’s Fairs

“Lost Utopias” - The World's Fair Legacy

The Front Room Gallery presents “Lost Utopias,” Jade Doskow’s decade-long photographic series documenting the remaining architecture of international World’s Fairs, with an opening reception on April 20, 2018, from 7pm to 9pm continuing through May 20, 2018.

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No Safe Harbor: An Exhibition on Sex Trafficking in the United States, Audrey Morrissey by Robert Nickelsberg/Getty Images

No Safe Harbor: Sex Trafficking in the United States

The Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs presents No Safe Harbor, an illumination on the harsh reality of domestic sex trafficking in the United States by Getty Images photographer Robert Nickelsberg.

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Through a Different Lens: Stanley Kubrick Photographs of the NYC Subway at the Museum of the City of New York

Through a Different Lens: Stanley Kubrick Photographs of the NYC Subway

Through a Different Lens: Stanley Kubrick Photographs, exploring the iconic director’s formative years as a staff photographer at Look magazine (1945-1950), comes to The Museum of the City of New York, opening on Thursday, May 3, through October 2018.

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sizzle reel for a documentary currently in production about the life and work of photojournalist Allan Tannenbaum

Allan Tannenbaum's Photographic Journey

I am proud to know Allan Tannenbaum, one of the best photographers I have ever known. Watch the sizzle reel for a documentary currently in production about the life and work of photojournalist Allan Tannenbaum.

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United Photo Industries brings FORGIVENESS & CONFLICT by celebrated and award-winning photojournalist Sara Terry to the DUMBO gallery from April 10 to May 26, 2018.

FORGIVENESS & CONFLICT: LANDSCAPES FROM NELSON MANDELA'S SOUTH AFRICA

United Photo Industries brings FORGIVENESS & CONFLICT by celebrated and award-winning photojournalist Sara Terry to the DUMBO gallery from April 10 to May 26, 2018. Terry was one of six recipients of the 2012 Guggenheim Fellowship for this body of work, founder of The Aftermath Project, and a member of VII Photo.

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W. Eugene Smith Grant in Humanistic Photography

W. Eugene Smith Grant in Humanistic Photography

The $35,000 W. Eugene Smith Grant in Humanistic Photography is presented annually to a photographer whose past work and proposed project follows the tradition of W. Eugene Smith’s concerned photography. All entries must be received by May 31, 2018.

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The 2018 Grant for Visual Storytelling on Climate Change

The 2018 Grant for Visual Storytelling on Climate Change

Enter for the 2018 Grant for Visual Storytelling on Climate Change for artists working in photography, film or any visual form to receive over $10,000 in cash and in-kind prizes, including a $3000 cash prize, and an invitation to present a Solo Gallery Exhibition to shed a light on this pressing issue facing our planet.

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MARY Month of May celebrates 80 years of Maritime History
Gowanus, Red Hook

Come enjoy the May festival of diverse FREE maritime programs—the “MARY Month of May"—in honor of the 80th birthday on May 21 of the historic ship, the tanker MARY A.

Success Academy (SA) sixth-grader Nura Baalla, who lives on the Cobble Hill/Boerum Hill border last weekend became the national champion at the 15th Annual All-Girls Chess Championships in Chicago, in the Under 12 division.
Boerum Hill, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, Beyond South Brooklyn

Success Academy (SA) sixth-grader Nura Baalla, who lives on the Cobble Hill/Boerum Hill border, became the national champion at the 15th Annual All-Girls Chess Championships in Chicago last weekend, in the Under 12 division.

Trestle Gallery presents Liminal Worlds with work by Ashley Hope, Elizabeth Insogna, Anne Polashenski and Greg Thielker through  June 6, 2018.
Beyond South Brooklyn

Trestle Gallery presents Liminal Worlds with work by Ashley Hope, Elizabeth Insogna, Anne Polashenski and Greg Thielker with an opening reception on Friday, April 27, from 7pm to 9pm, continuing through  June 6, 2018.

Seventh annual Banjo Toss of the Brooklyn Folk Festival
Brooklyn Heights, Gowanus, Red Hook

The 7th annual Banjo Toss into the Gowanus Canal is one of my favorite events sponsored by Jalopy Theater as part of the Brooklyn Folk Festival!

Beyond Brooklyn

Matthew Masciadrelli skis to a second place finish on the Super G course on Echo Trail at at the U19/21 Eastern USSA Finals held at Gore Mountain, NY

For the competitors at the U19+ Eastern Finals at Gore Mountain, it is the World Cup and Olympics rolled into one. Over three days, elite skiers representing race teams throughout the eastern United States gather for competition in Super G, GS and slalom, taking on one of the best race hills in America.

Ski for MS at Pico Mountain with Liza Phillips and Donna Weinbrecht

Brooklyn's Liza Phillips will take to the slopes at Pico Mountain for Ski for MS event on March 11, 2018, to help raise money for Can Do MS Health and Wellness Education programs in her Mom's honor. What a great Day!