Photography Reviews & Events

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The Sony World Photography Awards 2017 Exhibition, featuring the winning images opened at London's Somerset House through May 7.

2017 Sony World Photography Awards

The Sony World Photography Awards & Martin Parr - 2017 Exhibition, a major exhibition of the world’s finest contemporary photography. Check out our picks of the best images from the show. Can't make it to London? We'll keep you up-to-date with new exhibit locations.

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St. Ann’s Warehouse opens its panoramic waterfront Studio on May 3, 2017, with Sarah Hickson’s Sounds Unseen: A Photographic Memoir of the Calais Sessions.

SOUNDS UNSEEN: A PHOTOGRAPHIC MEMOIR OF THE CALAIS SESSIONS

St. Ann’s Warehouse officially opens its panoramic waterfront Studio on May 3, 2017, with Sarah Hickson’s Sounds Unseen: A Photographic Memoir of the Calais Sessions, presented in association with United Photo Industries.

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United Photo Industries presents Sights in the City featuring Jamel Shabazz from May 4 to June 17, 2017, with an artist reception on Thursday, May 4, from 6 – 9pm.

Sights in the City Featuring Jamel Shabazz comes to UPI

United Photo Industries presents Sights in the City featuring Jamel Shabazz from May 4 to June 17, 2017, with an artist reception on Thursday, May 4, from 6 – 9pm.

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Foam Talent comes to Red Hook Labs in Brooklyn, a group exhibition bringing together 24 innovative image makers under the age of 35

Foam Talent at Red Hook Lab

Foam Talent comes to Red Hook Labs in Brooklyn, a group exhibition bringing together 24 innovative image makers under the age of 35, the first time that Foam brings its selection of Foam Talents to New York.

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Brooklyn’s FREE premier photo destination, PHOTOVILLE, will take place on September 13 – 24, 2017 in Brooklyn Bridge Plaza with over 70 exhibitions.

Photoville 2017 dates announced

Brooklyn’s FREE premier photo destination, PHOTOVILLE, a modular venue built from re-purposed shipping containers, will take place on September 13 – 24, 2017 in Brooklyn Bridge Plaza featuring more than 70 indoor and outdoor exhibitions.

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Our favorite outdoor gallery, The Fence, is now open for submission and expanded to seven cities.

The Fence 2017

UPDATE: Deadline extended to April 18 at Midnight! Our favorite outdoor gallery, The Fence, is now open for submission. The Fence in Brooklyn Bridge Park serves as a major lead-in to our all-time favorite photography event, PHOTOVILLE.

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The United Photo Industries Gallery presents the first New York exhibition of WAIT WATCHERS by Haley Morris-Cafiero, on view from March 2 through to April 21, 2017.

WAIT WATCHERS

The United Photo Industries Gallery presents the first New York exhibition of WAIT WATCHERS by Haley Morris-Cafiero, on view from March 2 through to April 21, 2017, with a reception, open to all, held on Thursday, March 2nd from 6–9pm to celebrate the artist and her work.

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Freya Powell: The Silence of the Unsaid

Art in General is pleased to present the exhibition, Freya Powell: The Silence of the Unsaid, as part of its New Commissions Program with an opening reception on Thursday, February 23rd from 6 to 8pm, and the show continuing through March 15, 2017.

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Plotagraph Pro, a new technology released at Photoplus, brings still images alive with controlled motion and imagination!

It's not Photography, It's a Plotagraph!

What happens when you take a still image and create movement within it? It's not quite a video, it's a Plotagraph. Plotagraph Pro, a new technology released at Photoplus, brings still images alive. The powerful software allows any still image to include movement in multiple ways, all at the artist's discretion.

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The Gallery at Leica Store San Francisco, in collaboration with Peter Fetterman Gallery, is featuring over fifty gelatin silver hand signed prints by the iconic photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004).

Henri Cartier-Bresson

This is definitely one of those exhibits that make a trip to San Francisco a necessity. The Gallery at Leica Store San Francisco is featuring over fifty gelatin silver hand signed prints by the iconic photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson, on display from January 18, 2017, through March 31, 2017.

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New Yorkers will be able to experience the Spring season on Governors Island, beginning May 1, extending its public access season by nearly one month.
Brooklyn Heights, Cobble Hill, Beyond South Brooklyn

For the first time in history, New Yorkers will be able to experience the Spring season on Governors Island, opening to the public on May 1, extending its public access season by nearly one month.

The Brooklyn Folk Festival brings old-time string-band music, folk, blues, jug bands, bluegrass, traditional Irish and Balkan music, PLUS the World Famous BANJO TOSS to St. Ann’s Church in Brooklyn Heights beginning April 28, 2017.
Brooklyn Heights

The Brooklyn Folk Festival brings old-time string-band music, folk, blues, jug bands, bluegrass, traditional Irish and Balkan music, PLUS the World Famous BANJO TOSS to St. Ann’s Church in Brooklyn Heights beginning April 28, 2017.

Dance Theatre Etcetera presents the 24th Annual Red Hook Fest on Friday, June 9th to Saturday, June 10th, 2017
Red Hook

Dance Theatre Etcetera presents the 24th Annual Red Hook Fest on Friday, June 9th to Saturday, June 10th, 2017, with live music and dance on the beautiful Brooklyn waterfront.

The Look + Listen Festival presents the best of new music in New York City art spaces from May 18-21, bringing performances to contemporary art venues in Brooklyn and Manhattan including the BRIC House in Fort Greene.
Beyond South Brooklyn

The Look + Listen Festival presents the best of new music in New York City art spaces from May 18-21, bringing performances to contemporary art venues in Brooklyn and Manhattan including the BRIC House in Fort Greene.

Beyond Brooklyn

The Museum of Science Fiction and NASA are partnering to bring Escape Velocity 2017 to Washington, DC, on Labor Day weekend, September 1 to 3, at the MARRIOTT Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, DC.

With the first trailer for The Last Jedi having just been released, the tenth season of Doctor Who airing now, and Guardians of the Galaxy 2 coming in a couple of weeks, it's the start of what we're calling the summer of sci-fi.

The Front Room is proud to present Stephen Mallon’s “American Reclamation,” his 6th solo exhibition at the gallery, through May 14, 2017.

The Front Room is proud to present Stephen Mallon’s “American Reclamation,” his 6th solo exhibition at the gallery, through May 14, 2017.