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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

Our favorite outdoor gallery, The Fence, is now open for submission and expanded to seven cities! The Fence in Brooklyn Bridge Park serves as a major lead-in to our all-time favorite photography event, PHOTOVILLE, produced by the same organization.

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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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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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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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UPI presents the opening of their latest exhibition, TIPC 2016: Origin, the winners of the 2016 Tokyo International Photography Competition from January 24 to February 25, 2017, in DUMBO.

TIPC 2016: Origin

UPI presents the opening of their latest exhibition, TIPC 2016: Origin, the winners of the 2016 Tokyo International Photography Competition from January 24 to February 25, 2017, in DUMBO.

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The Best of Photojournalism 2017 is open to professional photographers, editors and online photojournalists, and there is no entry fee

Best of Photojournalism contest deadline looms

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.

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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.

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.

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Pete Souza has a dream job of photography, and his best images of 2016 prove why. For the last eight years he has documented the Obama White House as Chief Official White House Photographer and Director of the White House photo office. The behind the scenes access gives a look at life in the White House in the final year of President Obama's presidency.

Pete Souza presents White House 2016 Year in Photographs

Pete Souza has a dream job of photography, and his best images of 2016 prove why. For the last eight years he has documented the Obama White House as Chief Official White House Photographer and Director of the White House photo office. The behind the scenes access gives a look at life in the White House in the final year of President Obama's presidency.

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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.

The Brooklyn Museum debuts We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965-85, from Apr. 21 to Sept. 17, 2017.
Park Slope, Beyond South Brooklyn

The Brooklyn Museum debuts We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965-85, a groundbreaking exhibition featuring black women artists from an under-recognized generation who committed themselves to activism during a period of profound social change.

Beyond Brooklyn

Front Room Gallery, our favorite Williamsburg gallery, has reopened on Manhattan's lower East Side premiering with a solo exhibition of new paintings by Thomas Broadbent through April 9th.

Front Room Gallery, our favorite Williamsburg gallery, has reopened on Manhattan's lower East Side premiering with a solo exhibition of new paintings by Thomas Broadbent through April 9th.

The Museum of Science Fiction announces that Joe Haldeman will be the Literary Guest of Honor for Escape Velocity 2017 in Washington, DC.

The Museum of Science Fiction is proud to announce that Joe Haldeman will be the Literary Guest of Honor for Escape Velocity 2017, taking place Labor Day weekend, September 1 to 3 at the MARRIOTT Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, DC.