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Movers, Not Shakers! pop up Green Gallery presents “Lost and Found in Brooklyn” on October 19 to 20, 2019, during the Gowanus Open Studios weekend

Lost and Found in Brooklyn

Movers, Not Shakers! pop up Green Gallery presents “Lost and Found in Brooklyn” on October 19 to 20, 2019, during the Gowanus Open Studios weekend featuring Mark D Phillips' photographic collection of images, from Brooklyn and within Brooklyn, of scenes that no longer exist, including his haunting image of “Satan in the Smoke.”

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PHOTOVILLE returns for its eighth year from September 12-22, 2019, transforming picturesque Brooklyn Bridge Plaza in DUMBO beneath the majestic span of the Brooklyn Bridge into an immersive photography village populated by 90+ shipping containers repurposed into galleries.

Photoville

PHOTOVILLE returns for its eighth year from September 12-22, 2019, transforming picturesque Brooklyn Bridge Plaza in DUMBO beneath the majestic span of the Brooklyn Bridge into an immersive photography village populated by 90+ shipping containers repurposed into galleries.

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THE FENCE 8th Edition on view from June 22 through September 2019 in Brooklyn Bridge Park and throughout Dumbo in Brooklyn, New York

Tour THE FENCE 2019

Join the opening celebration & walking tour along The FENCE 8th Edition with UPI and many of the selected photographers followed by a drink with the artists on Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at 6:30pm.

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Jean Fruth, one of today's pre-eminent baseball photographers, and retiring National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum president, Jeff Idelson, announced the launch of Grassroots Baseball

Grassroots Baseball takes to Route 66

When two people you highly admire come together with a dream journey down Route 66, all you can do is say "I can't wait to see their results." Jean Fruth, one of today's pre-eminent baseball photographers, and retiring National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum president, Jeff Idelson, launched Grassroots Baseball - dedicated to celebrating the amateur game.

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Step into spring with three photography exhibitions at the Brooklyn Museum, opening May 3, 2019

Photography that focuses on Community

Step into spring with three photography exhibitions at the Brooklyn Museum, opening May 3, 2019, that focus on community in New York City and around the world, as well as expanding our understanding of the 1969 Stonewall Uprising and its legacy.

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United Photo Industries presents the work of two artists, Amelie Satzger and Lauren Menzies, winners of the 2018 Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards.

A new look at reality in photographs

To celebrate the announcement of the 2018 Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards, United Photo Industries is exhibiting the work of two artists, Amelie Satzger and Lauren Menzies, in a dual exhibition at the UPI Gallery beginning Thursday, April 4, 2019, with an opening reception from 6 – 8pm.

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Front Room Gallery is pleased to present “Albedo Zone,” Sasha Bezzubov

Sasha Bezzubov: Republic of Dust

Front Room Gallery is pleased to present “Albedo Zone,” Sasha Bezzubov with an opening reception on April 5th from 7-9PM. “Albedo Zone” addresses questions of climate change through a series of black and white photographs that deal with the “Albedo effect” and will be on display through May 5, 2019.

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Hasselblad is hosting a pop-up experience at its New York Experience Studio celebrating Contact High: A Visual History of Hip Hop by culture and entertainment journalist Vikki Tobak

Contact High: 40 Years of Hip Hop in Photographs

Hasselblad is hosting a pop-up experience at its New York Experience Studio celebrating Contact High: A Visual History of Hip Hop by culture and entertainment journalist Vikki Tobak, a recently published book that documents hip hop’s key influencers over a 40 year span.

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It's time to enter The Fence 2019

It's Time to ENTER The Fence

ENTRY DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MARCH 27, 2019! Here's your chance to have your photography project displayed on the wall under the Brooklyn Bridge. The FENCE is a large-scale traveling photography exhibition reaching over 8 million visitors annually through open-air exhibitions in 8 cities across North America.

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Aunty!, opening on November 15 at the United Photo Industries Gallery in DUMBO, Brooklyn

Aunty! African Women in the Frame, 1890 to the present

EXTENDED TILL FEBRUARY 7, 2019....Aunty!, opening on November 15 at the United Photo Industries Gallery in DUMBO, Brooklyn, brings the historical context of the honorific through photographs from The McKinley Collection, a repository of rare, original images from the 1890s to now.

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Brooklyn Heights Promenade is covered with candles the nights after the 9/11 attacks as smoke rises from the World Trade Center site in lower Manhattan. ©Mark D Phillips
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

We will Never Forget. It's been 18 years and it feels like today.

The Rise of Skywalker and my anticipation grows!
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

In 1977, I went and saw Star Wars 19 times before it left our theater in Morganton, NC. Over the 42 years since it came out, I have watched it so many more times, I can't even count.

14th People’s Hall of Fame Awards Ceremony at the Waterfront Museum in Red Hook
Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO, Gowanus, Red Hook

On Saturday, August 24th from 4pm to 7pm, the Waterfront Museum in Red Hook hosts The People’s Hall of Fame Special Reception to honor 9 Waterfront Heroes of New York City with pomp and circumstance, and a reception featuring sea chanties and seafaring music from Staten Island.

This groundbreaking exhibition brings together more than 700 original objects and 400 photographs from over 20 institutions and museums around the world
Beyond South Brooklyn

The singular face of human evil comes to Manhattan as the Museum of Jewish Heritage presents “Auschwitz: Not Long Ago. Not Far Away." and its role in the Holocaust in graphic detail.

Beyond Brooklyn

Frank Manzi's Magical Mystery Tour at Wayne & Tonja Smith's Magical Backyard Forest in Morganton, NC. ©Mark D Phillips

Frank Manzi brought his music to the backyards and kitchens of his fans with concerts along the east coast in unique settings like Wayne and Tonja's magic forest, their backyard piece of heaven. "Just to hear You Breathe" was breathtaking in the foothills of the Appalaichian Mountains along Moss Creek in Morganton, North Carolina

50 years ago, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the Moon.

We celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing by Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin during Apollo 11 on July 20, 1969. True heroes to the entire world. And check out the celebration in Washington projecting Apollo 11 on all four sides of the Washington Monument in actual size. It's spectacular.