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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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PhotoPlus Expo  2018 opens today, October 25

PhotoPlus Expo 2018 brings fresh debate to the Industry

PhotoPlus Expo  2018 opens today, October 25, with a slew of topics that are bringing the problems in the photography business to the forefront.

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PDN PhotoPlus International Conference + Expo was founded in 1983, and is the largest photography and imaging event in North America.

PhotoPlus Expo 2018 brings the photography world to NYC

What is the best way for photographers to promote their work? Face-to-face meetings. This is one of the advantages of attending PhotoPlus Expo from Oct. 25 – Oct. 27, 2018, at the Javits Convention Center in New York City.

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Thirty Years of Gowanus returns to Movers, Not Shakers! pop up gallery on October 20 to 21, 2018, during the Gowanus Open Studios weekend

Thirty Years of Gowanus premieres at GOS 2018

"Thirty Years of Gowanus" returns to Movers, Not Shakers! pop up Green Gallery on October 20 to 21, 2018, during the Gowanus Open Studios weekend. Mark D Phillips' photographic collection documents his generational view of the Gowanus Canal from abandoned, industrial filth to the beginning of gentrification and the EPA's start to cleaning the Superfund site.

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Griselda San Martin is the recipient of the 2018 FENCE Jury Choice Award where she was awarded a $5,000 Grant plus an exhibition at Photoville.

2018 FENCE Jury Choice Award featuring Griselda San Martin

Griselda San Martin is the recipient of the 2018 FENCE Jury Choice Award with “The Wall”, a documentary project about Friendship Park, on display from August 21 – December 20, 2018, on Washington Street in DUMBO, Brooklyn, between Prospect & York Street.

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News & Stories

Patti LaBelle will open BRIC’s 41st season with a free concert on June 4, 2019, to begin the annual BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival in Park Slope.
Park Slope

Iconic GRAMMY Award-winning entertainer Patti LaBelle will open BRIC’s 41st season with a free concert on Tuesday, June 4, 2019, to begin the annual BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival at the Prospect Park Bandshell in Park Slope.

A summer full of childhood memories... Comics, Disney classics and The Beatles!
Beyond South Brooklyn

It's looking like a great summer for movies. What are you looking forward to this year? Disney blew it with DUMBO but The Lion King and Aladdin look like winners. The ten picture saga of The Avengers comes to fruition in Avengers: Endgame and will Star Wars give us a better feeling than the last movie?

Rooftop Films is back in Sunset Park, celebrating and exploring film, music, and art as part of Friday Nights at IC beginning March 29, 2019, and FREE Sunset Park Kids' Cinema Club on Saturday's beginning Saturday, March 30, 2019
Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

Rooftop Films is back in Sunset Park with the final FREE Sunset Park Kids' Cinema Club screening of FROZEN on Saturday, April 20, 2019!

The S.W. Bowne Grain Storehouse was damaged by fire last summer. ©Mark D Phillips, markdphillips.com
Carroll Gardens, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook

Members of the Gowanus Landmarking Coalition, PortSide New York, and community members in Red Hook and Gowanus will hold a press conference on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, opposing demolition of the historic S.W. Bowne Grain Storehouse along the Gowanus Canal, which dates to 1886.

Beyond Brooklyn

Nina O'Brien dominated the US Nationals bringing home four National Championships ©Mark D Phillips

The first ski World Cup race held in the United States was at Waterville Valley in 1969, with four of the six podium positions taken by American women in slalom and GS. That history is what brings the US Nationals back to the East Coast and Waterville Valley for this season and 2021.

Ski Blandford is back in operation under new management and it is a jewel.

It's President Week and there are lots of families deciding what to do during the time off. How about a Massachusetts ski trip? Ski Blandford is back in operation under new management and it is a jewel.