Photography Reviews & Events

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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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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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News & Stories

the 2017 BRIC JazzFest, returns to Fort Greene
Beyond South Brooklyn

The third annual edition of the celebrated Brooklyn jazz festival, the 2017 BRIC JazzFest, returns to Fort Greene with multiple shows over the course of a week throughout the various spaces of BRIC House.

Emma Straub, New York Times bestselling author, opens Books Are Magic in Cobble Hill, bringing independant book selling back to South Brooklyn.
Boerum Hill, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, Gowanus

Emma Straub is the New York Times bestselling author of the novels Modern Lovers, The Vacationers and Laura Lamont’s Life in Pictures, and the short story collection Other People We Married - and now the proprietor of Books Are Magic in Cobble Hill.

Best from Macy's 2017 Fireworks
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

HAPPY 4TH OF JULY FROM SOUTHBROOKYN.COM! The 41st Annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks for 2017 were spectacular. We got up high in South Brooklyn and it was quite a different view.

Movies With A View begins July 6, and runs weekly on Thursdays through August 24.
Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO

Now in its 18th year, Movies With A View attracts thousands of people each summer to Brooklyn Bridge Park and this year's series begins July 6, and runs weekly on Thursdays through August 24.

Beyond Brooklyn

Governors Island

Summer is heating up on Governors Island and this Saturday, July 22, 2017, brings three family oriented events to New York Harbors special getaway location.

The Front Room Gallery 13th annual Summer Sampler from June 16 - July 16th, 2017

For some people the summer begins with Memorial Day, for others it is the Summer Solstice, but for those in the know—it begins with "Summer Sampler" at Front Room Gallery!