Photoville 2015 Interactive Programming Announced
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2015

United Photo Industries is pleased to announce the interactive programming for the fourth annual Photoville, which will take place at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 5 uplands, September 10-20. Programming will include the return of the Luminance Professional Development Conference, a full-day conference showcasing insights and resources for building a career in photography; walking tours of the exhibitions hosted by photography professionals, including Julie Grahame, James Wellford and W.M. Hunt; a photo swap offering a chance to show, share, and trade work with other photographers; safety workshops for photographers covering war and political strife; how to take the perfect family photo; and more. A full schedule follows below, and more information can be found at www.photoville.com. (more...)

Andy Freeberg's Second Solo Exhibition ART FARE Opens Today at Andrea Meislin Gallery
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2014

Andrea Meislin Gallery has announced Andy Freeberg's second solo exhibition at the gallery, Art Fare, which will be on view today, June 26 through August 8, 2014. (more...)

Andy Freeberg's Second Solo Exhibition ART FARE to Open 6/26 at Andrea Meislin Gallery
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2014

Andrea Meislin Gallery has announced Andy Freeberg's second solo exhibition at the gallery, Art Fare, which will be on view June 26 through August 8, 2014. (more...)

Indian Photographer Vivek Singh Receives Third Annual Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation Grant
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2013

Among a dozen shortlisted photographers from around the world emerged the 2013 recipient of The Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation for Documentary Photography & Film grant. The Foundation jury unanimously selected Vivek Singh, of Delhi, India. (more...)

1,000-Foot-Long Photo Installation THE FENCE Opens Today at Brooklyn Bridge Park
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2013

Through a series of ambitious public photographic art installations, the enterprising Brooklyn-based cooperative United Photo Industries works to champion new directions in photography and cultivate ties within an ever-expanding, globe-trotting community of photographers. In partnership with Photo District News (PDN), Brooklyn Bridge Park, and Flash Forward Festival, United Photo Industries is pleased to announce the 2013 edition of one of its signature initiatives, THE FENCE, the 1,000 foot-long outdoor photographic installation whose inaugural edition drew over one million visitors during its 10-week run at Brooklyn Bridge Park last year. (more...)

1,000-Foot-Long Photo Installation THE FENCE to Open at Brooklyn Bridge Park, 6/18
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2013

Through a series of ambitious public photographic art installations, the enterprising Brooklyn-based cooperative United Photo Industries works to champion new directions in photography and cultivate ties within an ever-expanding, globe-trotting community of photographers. In partnership with Photo District News (PDN), Brooklyn Bridge Park, and Flash Forward Festival, United Photo Industries is pleased to announce the 2013 edition of one of its signature initiatives, THE FENCE, the 1,000 foot-long outdoor photographic installation whose inaugural edition drew over one million visitors during its 10-week run at Brooklyn Bridge Park last year. (more...)

1,000 Ft-Long Photo Installation to be Unveiled at Brooklyn Bridge Park, 6/13
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2013

Through a series of ambitious public photographic art installations, the enterprising Brooklyn-based cooperative United Photo Industries works to champion new directions in photography and cultivate ties within an ever-expanding, globe-trotting community of photographers. In partnership with Photo District News (PDN), Brooklyn Bridge Park, and Flash Forward Festival, United Photo Industries is pleased to announce the 2013 edition of one of its signature initiatives, THE FENCE, the 1,000 foot-long outdoor photographic installation whose inaugural edition drew over one million visitors during its 10-week run at Brooklyn Bridge Park last year. (more...)

Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation Announces A NEW DOCUMENTARY Exhibition in Arles; Entry Deadline Extended thru 4/30
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2013

Following the launch of a new grant in documentary film, The Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation for Documentary Photography & Film announced today their first photography exhibition to take place during the world's biggest festival Les Rencontres d'Arles at Galerie Huit in Arles, France, and later in the year at Ikono gallery in Brussels, Belgium. With these new opportunities, the foundation has extended the 2013 call for documentary photography entries deadline through April 30 and has named a world renowned jury for selection of this year's grant recipient. (more...)