Topic: International Center of Photography

Eric Gweah, 25, grieves as he watches members of a Red Cross burial team carry the body his father, Ofori Gweah, 62, a suspected Ebola victim, in a riverside area called Rock Spring Valley in central Monrovia, Liberia, Sept. 18, 2014.
The Backstory

Photojournalism Links Daily Digest: Sept. 26, 2014

Photojournalism Links is a compilation of the most interesting photojournalism found on the web, curated by Mikko Takkunen

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Joseph Ruzicka—CCNY
Closeup

A New Age of Analog at New York’s Most Historic Camera Club

The historic Camera Club of New York has been forced to close down its darkrooms, but hopes to revitalize its programming while remaining true to its roots

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Marco Breuer—Yossi Milo Gallery, New York
Out There

A New Exhibition Asks, What Is a Photograph, Anyway?

Lyle Rexer, author of ‘The Edge of Vision: the Rise of Abstraction in Photography,’ writes for LightBox about a new exhibition at ICP questioning the limits of what we’d consider a photograph.

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Out There

Ponte City: An Apartheid-Era High Rise Mired in Myth

South African photographer Mikhael Subotzky and British artist Patrick Waterhouse set out to create an epic visual document exploring the long and complex history of Ponte City, the tallest residential skyscraper in Africa and a common symbol of apartheid.

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Out There

2013 Infinity Awards at ICP: Video Profiles of the Winners

Last night, the International Center of Photography held its annual awards gala in New York City, announcing the 2013 recipients of the Center’s Infinity Awards. LightBox is proud to present short films of each winner, produced for ICP by MediaStorm.

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David Seymour—Magnum
Out There

A Second Look: Chim’s Children of War

In 1948, Magnum photographer David Seymour was given a mission by the newly founded UNICEF: report on the fate of the 13 million children across Europe who have been left homeless and/or in dire need by the Second World War. ‘Children of War’, a new book by Umbrage Edition, highlights his incredible photographs of European children taken in the aftermath of the war.

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Girl in plaid dress, Mukacevo, Ukraine ca. 1935–38.
Out There

‘Roman Vishniac Rediscovered': A Great Photographer’s Lost World Revealed

A new show at the International Center of Photography in New York rediscovers the work of Russian-born photographer Roman Vishniac.

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Courtesy the artist and David Zwirner, New York
Profile

Stan Douglas Named the Recipient of ICP’s Infinity Award for Art

Stan Douglas has been named the recipient of the prestigious Infinity Award for Art by the International Center of Photography, which will be presented tonight. Lightbox visits highlights of three projects from the artist’s prolific photographic endeavors.

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Elliott Erwitt—Magnum
Profile

Elliott Erwitt’s Very Own Personal Best

This evening the International Center of Photography in New York City will honor Elliot Erwitt with a lifetime achivement award. In an interview with LightBox he says, “I think great pictures start great conversations. It’s the stuff of life, just talking with the people that are around.”

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Kathryn Obermaier
Out There

和 [Wa] Photography Auction to Benefit Japan Quake Communities

On Thursday April 21, from 6-9pm at 25CPW Gallery in New York City, a group of international photographers will host a photographic exhibition and silent auction to benefit Architecture for Humanity’s efforts rebuild Japanese communities damaged by the March 11 […]

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