ED KASHI
ArchiveCategory

November 20, 2013

Social Media and the Storm

Join photographers Benjamin Lowy and Stephen Wilkes along with Sean Corcoran, the City Museum curator of Prints and Photographs, for a discussion on the impact of social media during Hurricane Sandy. The major role played by mobile photography in the documentary efforts of the disaster was an unprecedented form...

November 04, 2013

Book Launch Event Tonight

Tonight will be the official book launch event for the #SANDY iPhone images book. Signed copies of the book will be available at the event. There will also be an exhibition of photographs and a silent auction to benefit Occupy Sandy’s project, Sandy Storyline. Come out for a fun evening and...

October 17, 2013

#SANDY Book Launch Event

The recently funded book project #SANDY will be having a Book Launch Event this month. #SANDY is a book project that compiled documentary photographs of Hurricane Sandy from the Instagram feeds of many acclaimed photographers, including  Hank Willis Thomas, Benjamin Lowy, Stephen Wilkes, Michael Christopher Brown, Ruddy Roye, Andrew Quilty...

October 08, 2013

Photojournalism and Instagram

From the question of mobile photography’s validity to the troubling terms of service agreements, the popular photography-sharing app, Instagram continues to be at the forefront of discussion in the photojournalism community.  One of the main issues is the ethics of using Instagram as an outlet for serious journalistic imagery. “Sincerity could be...

September 04, 2013

Thank you to the supporters of #SANDY!

#SANDY is a book of iPhone photographs of Hurricane Sandy, taken by an array of acclaimed photographers. Creating a comprehensive record of Sandy’s tragic impact and making strides toward recovery after this disaster, #SANDY is an important project for our history. #SANDY is not only a critical documentary piece,...

August 26, 2013

Rising Waters: Photographs of Hurricane Sandy

Opening this past weekend, and continuing until September 29th, the International Center of Photography is hosting a photography exhibition entitled, “Rising Waters: Photographs of Hurricane Sandy,” on Governor’s Island in NY. The group exhibition will feature 100 works by many photographers, including Ed Kashi (VII). The show features images...

August 22, 2013

Anecdotes of #SANDY

In October of 2012, Hurricane Sandy wreaked havoc on the eastern seaboard. Causing major damage from high winds and severe flooding, Sandy left her disastrous mark on the east coast. We all remember where we were when the storm hit, and how we lived the days following without power,...

August 06, 2013

#SANDY

In October 2012, the treacherous Superstorm Sandy rolled onto the east coast leaving a wake of destruction in her path. Relentless, Sandy destroyed thousands of  homes, ravaged the Jersey Shore, and left millions without electricity. The effects of this monstrous hurricane were documented expansively, especially through the medium of...