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New photo exhibition planned at Doc Center

New photo exhibition planned at Doc Center

An exhibition featuring documentary photography and photojournalism by contemporary Bronx photographers will open at the Bronx Documentary Center on Friday, Sept. 5. The show is scheduled to run through October 12. The gallery at the documentary center is open to the public on Thursdays and Fridays from 3-7 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays from 1 -5 p.m. at […]

Exhibit depicts South Bronx’s working heart

Exhibit depicts South Bronx’s working heart

Martine Fougeron’s photos display the South Bronx’s unusual mix of heart and industry at The Point CDC’s Art Container studio near Hunts Point Riverside Park.

Students to present communal artwork

Students to present communal artwork

Students from a Mott Haven middle school are using art to fight back against bullying.

Exhibit highlights girls forced into marriage

Exhibit highlights girls forced into marriage

An exhibit of the work of Pulitzer-Prize winning photographer Stephanie Sinclair in Melrose highlights the stark realities faced by young women who are married off to much older men in countries around the world.

Post Office lobby wins landmark status

The majestic lobby of the Post Office building on the Grand Concourse at East 149th St. is now officially a city landmark. The Landmarks Preservation Commission approved the designation of the lobby as an interior landmark in December, citing its architectural and historic significance.