Renowned as “the contest designed for photojournalists by photojournalists,” and incorporating the many facets of the visual journalism industry, NPPA’s Best of Photojournalism competition annually attracts the most talented professionals in four divisions, collectively representing nearly 100 categories.
Kodachrome Memory: Nathan Benn's North Shore, 1978
Brooklyn Heights resident Nathan Benn brings Kodachrome Memory to The Cape Ann Museum, a collection of 30 images taken on assignment for National Geographic Magazine of life in the Massachusetts coastal location in 1978. The exhibit runs through February 19, 2017, with the artist making a special appearance and talk on Saturday, January 7th.
Our favorite photographs from 2016 start with the return of the Macy's Fireworks to the East River, bringing the coastline of Brooklyn back as a prime viewing area. Our pictures were taken north up river from One Brooklyn Bridge Park. We also love the Gowanus and Sports so take a look at our online gallery!
For the third consecutive year, 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair, a reference to fifty-four countries that constitute the African continent, will return to New York from May 5th to 7th, 2017, at Brooklyn’s Pioneer Works in Red Hook.
The Roots n' Ruckus Fest returns to Jalopy Theatre in Red Hook from December 7th - December 9th for its 2nd Annual celebration with Two Stages and No Cover! Three nights of music on two stages - and it's all free (but bring cash to tip the bands).
Jalopy Theatre presents Grammy-nominated Bruce Molsky on Sunday, December 11th, 2016, in Red Hook. Bruce's take on tradition has landed him in collaborations with some of the world's most highly respected players from roots to rock, including Mark Knopfler’s new CD, “Tracker.”