En Foco | Cultural Diversity in Photography


En Foco / In Focus: Selected Works from the Permanent Collection
Published in conjunction with En Foco’s nationally traveling exhibition of the same title. Curated by Elizabeth Ferrer

Since its founding in New York in 1974, En Foco has been dedicated to promoting cultural diversity in the field of photography. It has nurtured and supported photographers of diverse cultures, beginning with Latinos in New York, the focus of its initial efforts in the 1970s, and then soon broadening its mission to embrace photographers of African, Asian, and Native American heritage across the United States. CLICK HERE TO PREVIEW & PURCHASE


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CURRENT NUEVA LUZ
Nueva Luz, Vol 23.1: The Fellowship Issue features the work of the ten 2019 En Foco Fellowship award winners: Damarys Alvarez, Melanie Gonzalez, Jerry Lim, Ruben Ramirez, Roger Richardson, Tiffany Smith, Aaron R Turner, Virginia Inés Vergara, Derick Whitson, and D’Angelo Lovell Williams. Click here to Purchase

NUEVA LUZ is an ongoing art publication that continues to address social and cultural issues at the fore of photography,  with a particular emphasis on narratives from artists of color. Nueva Luz was founded as a venture of En Foco in 1985.

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Nueva Luz #1

Do you remember the first issue of Nueva Luz, published in 1985? The issue featured photographers Sophie Rivera, Tony Mendoza. and Kenro Izu. The issue’s art director, Frank Gimpaya simply stated “Nueva Luz is a photographic journal that addresses itself to the search for statements by photographers who have developed a reflective stance vis-a-vis their … Continue reading Nueva Luz #1

PERMANENT COLLECTION CATALOGUE

En Foco / In Focus:Selected Works from the Permanent CollectionPublished in conjunction with En Foco’s nationally traveling exhibition of the same title. Curated by Elizabeth Ferrer CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE: $10PREVIEW PDF En Foco / In Focus: Selected Works from the Permanent Collection Published in conjunction with En Foco’s nationally traveling exhibition of the same … Continue reading PERMANENT COLLECTION CATALOGUE

DOS MUNDOS 20/21

Dos Mundos 20/21 will explore the contemporary duality of traditions and culture in immigrant and ethnic communities, revisiting the challenges of systemic exclusion from the mainstream that artists of color faced then and continue to face today. The selected works will share the artists’ personal histories and explore similar issues of struggle, displacement, migration and representation … Continue reading DOS MUNDOS 20/21

Closing Reception: Subject ≠ Object Exhibition

Come and catch the works of ten photographers on controversial and important themes ranging from the Punk scene in Havana, Cuba to the LGBTQ+ scene at Jacob Riis Park and many more… light snacks will be provided to the guests. Wednesday, August 16, 2019Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos Click here for details En Foco and the … Continue reading Closing Reception: Subject ≠ Object Exhibition

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