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THE PULITZER AT 100

The Pulitzer at 100

THE PULITZER AT 100, a new documentary celebrating the centenary of this revered and seminal national award for literary excellence in journalism and the arts, features Nick Ut and Phan Thị Kim Phúc OOnt discussing his 1973 Vietnam image.

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Nancy Borowick The Family Imprint

The Family Imprint

The Family Imprint, an intimate story of Nancy Borowick's family as her parents underwent parallel treatments for stage-four cancer, will be unveiled Friday, June 9, 2017, in DUMBO, between Prospect St. & York St., along the Washington St. fence.

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Sarah Hickson's stunning collection of images, Sounds Unseen: A Photographic Memoir of the Calais Sessions, is the inaugural show at the new St. Ann's Warehouse Studio in Brooklyn Bridge Park.

SOUNDS UNSEEN: A PHOTOGRAPHIC MEMOIR OF THE CALAIS SESSIONS

Sarah Hickson's stunning collection of images, Sounds Unseen: A Photographic Memoir of the Calais Sessions, is the inaugural show at the new St. Ann's Warehouse Studio in Brooklyn Bridge Park.

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Congratulations to Mark Peterson, the recipient of the first annual PDN (Photo District News) Photographer of the Year.

Political Theatre brings PDN Award to Mark Peterson

Congratulations to Mark Peterson, the recipient of the first annual PDN (Photo District News) Photographer of the Year. Peterson's style is unique with, at times, harshly lit and in-your-face Black & White images almost screaming off the pages.

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David Attie was led through the streets of Brooklyn Heights by an unexpected guide—33-year-old Truman Capote

Truman Capote’s Brooklyn: The Lost Photographs of David Attie

Truman Capote’s Brooklyn: The Lost Photographs of David Attie are being exhibited for the first time at the Brooklyn Historical Society from July 2016 to July 2017 in Brooklyn Heig

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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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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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News & Stories

Kidseclipse, SouthBrooklyn and the Great American Eclipse
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

In 1998, I launched kidseclipse.com for my trip to Aruba to witness my first Total Solar Eclipse. Fast forward to 2017 and the Great American Eclipse to take place on August 21, 2017, and I return to my childhood home to witness history.

Heartland Passage Tour at Waterfront Museum in Red Hook
Red Hook

The Heartland Passage Tour brings troubadours and storytellers plus a documentary about the Erie Canal by an Academy Award winning filmmaker to Brooklyn’s Waterfront Museum on September 3 in Red Hook.

Wearable tech hits the compression sleeve market with the Zguards SmartSleeve
Beyond South Brooklyn

Wearable tech hits the compression sleeve market, opening an all new method for athletes to connect with their fans with Zguards SmartSleeve, introduced this week at an event in New York City.

Brooklyn Public Library Literary Prize
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

Looking for summer reading? Check out the long list for the Brooklyn Public Library Literary Prize. Each year the Brooklyn Public Library recognizes outstanding works of nonfiction and fiction with a prize given in the fall.

Beyond Brooklyn

Horse Pull at the Middlefield Fair

BEYOND BROOKLYN: Step back in time at the Middlefield Fair in Massachusetts where 150 years of history is condensed into three days of horse pulls, fiddle contests, and the joys of country life.

Summer Streets 2017

On three consecutive Saturdays in August - the 5th, 12th, and 19th - nearly seven miles of New York City’s streets are opened for people to play, run, walk and bike during the tenth annual Summer Streets.