Photography Reviews & Events

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360° immersive technology is here and it is one of the hits of the show.

360° Immersive Technology is Here

Movement -- that seems to be the underlying theme in this year's Photoplus Expo at the Javits Center.

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Justyna Mielnikiewicz was awarded the 2016 grant in humanistic photography from The W. Eugene Smith Fund for her project, A Diverging Frontier: Russia and its Neighbors, during the foundation’s 37th annual awards ceremony at the SVA Theater in New York City on Thursday, October 13, 2016.

W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund presents 2016 grants

Justyna Mielnikiewicz was awarded the 2016 grant in humanistic photography from The W.

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Honoring the most innovative products from the past year, second annual Lucie Technical Awards,  and providing a sneak peek at future innovations, Test Drive Product Preview + Networking, is how PhotoPlus will kick-off its annual expo at the Jacob Javits Center on Wednesday, October 19, 2016.

Lucie Technical Awards in Photography

Honoring the most innovative products from the past year, second annual Lucie Technical Awards,  and providing a sneak peek at future innovations, Test Drive Product Previe

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Ieva Epnere's Sea of Living Memories and Janet Borden, Inc.’s inaugural exhibition are two of DUMBO's October 2016 shows.

The Galleries of DUMBO present Great Photography in October

With everything from Ieva Epnere's Sea of Living Memories, Janet Borden, Inc.’s inaugural exhibition at their new space, and Smack Mellon presenting Ghost of a Dream’s latest insta

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News & Stories

Gowanus Superfund Town Hall - Takeaways from a Keen Observer by Brad Vogel
Gowanus

On Thursday, November 16, Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez keynoted a town hall meeting on the state of the Gowanus Canal Superfund clean-up. A crowd of over 200 packed the Wyckoff Gardens Community Center for this classic civic exercise: a chance for citizens to interact directly with elected and appointed government representatives.

Dredging and Capping Pilot Study
Boerum Hill, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, Gowanus, Park Slope

The large crane pulled into the Fourt Street Basin of the Gowanus Canal in late Otober 2017 and is a part of the Dredging and Capping Pilot Study to rebuild the bulkheads along the canal with metal prior to the dredging of the canal.

the Brooklyn Rapid Transit Power Station to become Powerhouse Workshop
Gowanus

The Powerhouse Workshop will be a contemporary industrial fabrication center established to serve the working needs of artists in the former Brooklyn Rapid Transit Power Station on the Gowanus Canal. Site prep is underway.

John Grisham at St Ann's Church in Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill

Author John Grisham is one of the world's best selling authors, having written 39 books from The Pelican Brief to his newest, The Rooster Bar. And he can't stop talking about how lazy he is. The event was sponsored by local independent Carroll Gardens bookseller, Books Are Magic.

Beyond Brooklyn

Thanksgiving weekend brings Mikaela Shiffrin and Lindsey Vonn to Killington during the return of the Audi FIS Women's Ski World Cup for Thanksgiving weekend

With American standouts Mikaela Shiffrin and Lindsey Vonn’s courageous return to the circuit, the 2017 Thanksgiving weekend will be a phenomenal repeat of last year’s inaugural World Cup race on Killington’s Superstar Trail. The best female skiers in the world will blaze down the slope during the return of the Audi FIS Women's Ski World Cup to Killington, Vermont, on November 25 and 26, 2017.

In Shelter in Place, Patricia Smith brings her fifth solo exhibition to the Front Room Gallery on the lower East Side with an opening reception on November 3, 2017, from  7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, continuing through December 3, 2017.

In Shelter in Place, Patricia Smith brings her fifth solo exhibition to the Front Room Gallery on the lower East Side with an opening reception on November 3, 2017, from  7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, continuing through December 3, 2017.