September 30, 2014
ICP & Climate Change
As part of the International Center of Photography’s Fall 2014 Programming series, ICP Talks: Climate Change, Ron Haviv (VII) took part in the first panel Photography and the Environment 1: The Concerned Photographer yesterday. Haviv is also kicking off the ICP Instagram campaign on climate change by posting images...
September 25, 2014
Ed Kashi & VII at Pingyao
Ed Kashi (VII), was the winner of one of the top international photographers awards at the 14th annual Pingyao International Photography Festival (PIP) where he exhibited a show curated from three recent bodies of work. On September 20, VII photographer Sim Chi Yin hosted a “Meet VII” talk at...
September 23, 2014
SPECIAL EDITION: Barricade Book
For a limited time there is a pre-sale special edition of Barricade by Donald Weber (VII) and Arthur Bondar (VII Mentor) available for order. This special edition includes the Barricade book, an 8x12" archival print, “Golden Bread” magnet from Maidan, and Ukrainian national colored ribbon, all packaged in a...
September 22, 2014
California: Paradise Burning
Featured today on the New Yorker a collaborative film, "California: Paradise Burning" by Ed Kashi (VII) and Matt Black gives a deeper and personal look at the severe drought in California. Black and Kashi recently connected with the farmers and shepherds of the Central Valley, documenting their ongoing struggles...
September 16, 2014
Life In Motion Kilimanjaro
The Happy Families International Center, Inc. is hosting a photographic exhibition and reception showcasing images that capture every step of Sasha D'Jamoos and Alex Pohilko, two young men on prostheses, as they lead a team of climbers to conquer the tallest mountain in Africa in 2012 and 2014. The...
September 11, 2014
Announcing VII’s New Operations Manager
VII is now pleased to announce that Giana Choroszewski will be taking the reigns as the agency’s Operations Manager. Giana joins us from SheKnows.com where she worked as the Photo Editor for the past six years. If you have not already been introduced to Giana, please feel free to...
September 04, 2014
We The People Selfie Against Death Penalty
Join Ed Kashi and the VII Association in taking a stand against capital punishment. Yesterday Final Words launched, We The People #SelfieAgainstDeathPenalty campaign, inspiring people from all over the world to be creative and join the conversation. Get involved by submitting your selfie to the campaign. Also, post your...
September 03, 2014
Alexia Foundation’s 2014 Women’s Initiative Grant
The Alexia Foundation has announced Mary F. Calvert is the recipient of the 2014 Women's Initiative Grant. Calvert is an independent photojournalist based in the US and will be using the $25,00 grant funding for her project "Missing in Action: Homeless Female Veterans."