Post Tagged with: "Bronx Documentary Center"

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Internationally acclaimed photographer brings El Barrio to the Bronx

Photographer-Joseph-Rodriguez.

Internationally acclaimed photographer Joseph Rodriguez’s latest photography show, “El Barrio in the ‘80s,” will be on display at the Bronx Documentary Center until Dec. 23.

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Bronx Documentary Center takes a trip through turbulent times

Promotional sign of the exhibition in the window of the Bronx Documentary Center

“Whose Streets? Our Streets!” gathers decades-old photographs of protests in a city known for giving birth to different sorts of activism.

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New library opens at Bronx Documentary Center

Michael Kamber, Co-Founder of the Bronx Documentary Center.

The Bronx Documentary Center has opened a photography library to celebrate the legacy of the late Tim Hetherington, a British photographer and award-winning filmmaker who was tragically killed covering the front lines of the war in Libya at the age of 40.

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Photography club keeps the art form accessible

Giacomo and David Delgado at work.

By encouraging photography of Bronx scenes and organizing free exhibitions at which to display the resulting work, the group seeks to improve residents’ appreciation of their borough.

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Ursula Liang: Sports Journalist and Filmmaker

Ursula Liang, director of 9-Man, interviews with BronxNet.

Ursula Liang’s “9-Man,” was screened as part of the center’s Women’s Film Series in September.

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Troubling photos divide opinions at local exhibit

Troubling photos divide opinions at local exhibit

Journalists say former Wall Streeter is staining the trade As the Bronx Documentary Center prepared to open an exhibit that examines posed, faked or manipulated documentary photography, it sent Chris Arnade a message telling him that his work would be displayed as an example of unethical photojournalism. Since then, the […]

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Exhibit blends Bronx artists and photographers

Photographer Martine Fougeron photographs artist Helena Svelevic at work at her Port Morris studio.

Krasdale Foods Arts Galleries is exhibiting photographs of 80 artists from all over the borough as part of the Bronx Artist Documentary Project through March 15, 2015.

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Crowds flock to photos of area’s recent past

Crowds flock to  photos of area’s recent past

Seis del Sur show emphasizes South Bronx’s vibrancy Among the hundreds of people who jammed the Bronx Documentary Center on Jan. 19 for the opening of the exhbibit “Seis Del Sur: Dispatches from Home by Six Nuyorican Photographers” were many who looked at the photos and saw their own past. […]

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From the editor: Art for all

Now that the Bloomberg administration has converted New York’s public schools to sweatshops for the manufacture of standardized test scores, students have to look elsewhere to learn about and be inspired by art. That’s where museums and exhibit spaces come in, and, fortunately, the Bronx is leading the way by […]