New Works #14 En Foco's New Works Photography Fellowship Awards Exhibition (2010-11)
April 16 – July 1, 2011
Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation Center for Arts & Culture
1368 Fulton Street, Third Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11216
Juror: Andy Adams, Editor & Publisher, Flak Photo
En Foco’s New Works #14 features photographers who question the traditional role of documentary photography to bear witness, by investigating its subjective, intimate and personal nature. Juror Andy Adams, editor and publisher of Flak Photo, selected photographers Rona Chang, Alex Leme, Susana Raab, Daniel Ramos and Sarah Sudhoff through a national call for submissions.
En Foco’s New Works Photography Awards is an annual fellowship program selecting U.S. based photographers of Latino, African, and Asian heritage, and Native Peoples of the Americas and the Pacific through a free and open call for submissions. Acting as a creative incubator, it enables artist to create or complete an in-depth photographic series exploring themes of their choice, while providing an honoraria and infrastructure for a professional exhibition in New York.
Generous support for the 2010-2011 program has been provided by: the New York State Council on the Arts, the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, and the Bronx Council on the Arts. We are grateful for additional support from Canson Infinity, PDN, PhotoServe, Manfrotto, Fuji, Archival Methods, and a special thanks to Skylight Gallery for hosting the exhibition.