En Foco Announces 2016 Photography Fellowship Winners

En Foco, one of New York metropolitan area’s leading clearing houses and supporters of photographers of color, proudly announces its Photography Fellowship’s five photographers that are representative of New York City’s diversity. Continue reading “En Foco Announces 2016 Photography Fellowship Winners”

En Foco Releases Newly Designed Nueva Luz vol. 20:1 Spotlighting the Bronx Women’s Photo Collective

NL 20-1_CoverImageBronx, NY | July 2016 – Nueva Luz vol. 20:1, the revitalized and redesigned photographic journal from En Foco is now available in print and online. As with past issues of Nueva Luz, the magazine has illustrated the provocative, the avant-garde and the perspicacious photographic prognostications and philosophies from photographers of color who probe the heart of humanity through their lens.   Continue reading “En Foco Releases Newly Designed Nueva Luz vol. 20:1 Spotlighting the Bronx Women’s Photo Collective”

En Foco and SoHarlem Presents: THERE (Yankee) by Sasha Phyars-Burgess

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Layza Garcia
Email address: info@enfoco.org
High-resolution images available upon request

 

New York, NY | June 2016 – To stand in front of one of the photographs made by emerging photographer Sasha Phyars-Burgess is to stand at the point where documentary and art collide. Continue reading “En Foco and SoHarlem Presents: THERE (Yankee) by Sasha Phyars-Burgess”

The Seen and the Unseen by Eugenia D’Ambrosio

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Dee Campos 718.931.9311 dee@enfoco.org

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The Seen and the Unseen

Photographs by Eugenia D’Ambrosio

May 23 – July 30, 2015

on display at Harlem Library/NYPL

BRONX, NY – En Foco’s Touring Gallery Community Exhibitions program is pleased to present photographs by New York based photographer Eugenia D’Ambrosio. This exhibition and related events are free and open to the public, and school groups are welcome. Continue reading “The Seen and the Unseen by Eugenia D’Ambrosio”

New Works #18 Artist Talk – April 30, 2015

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Please join us at The Bronx Documentary Center

April 30, 2015, from 7 – 8:30pm.

Two of our New Works #18 Fellows, Alan Chin and Joana Toro will be presenting additional images from their ongoing photographic series. Toishan, China: Another Home 8,000 Miles Away a project developed by Chin explores both his family history and the larger story of the Chinese-American diaspora and emigration abroad; and Toro’s I am Hello Kitty which reflects the status of Latin immigrants in the US, cultural appropriation and new identities on the margins of a globalized world.  

We look forward to seeing you!

Location:

The Bronx Documentary Center

641 Courtlandt Ave @151st, Bronx 10451

2/5 train to 3rd Ave-149th Street stop. Walk uphill one block on 149th st. and make a right on Courtlandt Ave. Walk two blocks to the corner of 151st.

Please rsvp to info@enfoco.org

Photos: (Top) Alan Chin, Farmers in the Field,  (Bottom) Joana Toro I am Hello Kitty

En Foco Internships

En Foco is seeking (3) interns to help out with communications, marketing and exhibitions. This Spring / Summer internship is from May – July with a minimum of 8 – 10 hours per week. Interested applicants must submit a CV and cover letter* to info@enfoco.org with a subject stating area of interest (ie, Communications Intern). The internships are unpaid.

*Note it would be helpful to include links to your website, blog or any previously written content.

Application deadline is April 17, 2015. 

Communications Internship 

En Foco is a non profit photography organization that supports fine art and documentary photographers of diverse cultures. We seek a communication intern to contribute in various capacities to enhance En Foco’s online presence, to include posting about events and exhibitions, ensure the cross promotion of Nueva Luz (our magazine), production of original content for our blog, coordinating e-blasts, researching contacts and outlets for publicity outreach, maintenance of Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.

Ideal Candidates would meet all or most of the following:

  • strong writing skills
  • creativity
  • attention to detail and self-starter
  • knowledgeable of current photography trends
  • proficiency in MS Office, Adobe Photoshop and social media
  • genuine passion for photography

Exhibition and Programming Internship

We seek an exhibition and programming intern to assist the Program Director with the promotion of current programming. Responsibilities include liaising with photographers, maintaining files on existing exhibition venues, researching potential venues, updating mailing list, assisting with coordination of exhibitions, workshops and special events.

Ideal Candidates would meet all or most of the following:

  • working knowledge of photographic field
  • proficiency in MS Office and Adobe Photoshop
  • ability to multitask and take initiative
  • genuine passion for photography

Marketing Internship

We seek a marketing intern to assist the Editor and Program Director with our  magazine Nueva Luz in all facets of circulation, marketing and advertising. Responsibilities include subscription customer service, preparing media kits, maintaining ad databases and mailing lists, interfacing with printing house; researching new business sources. Assisting with all special events. May require some photography of events.

  • proficiency in MS Office and Adobe Photoshop
  • familiarity with database programs and e-mail marketing software (not mandatory)
  • excellent communication skills
  • genuine passion for photography

All applications are due by Friday, April 17th. We look forward to hearing from you! 

No phone calls please.