SHARING IDEAS THAT DO GOOD

Connecting People with Photography

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In 2018 JR his team spent a month roaming New York City, parking their trailer truck and taking photos of passersby who wished to participate. Each was photographed in front of a green screen then the images were collaged into a NYC setting featuring architectural landmarks. More than 1,000 people were photographed for a mural, The Chronicles of New York City. Participants chose how they wanted to be represented and were asked to share their stories, which are now on a free app. Mexican painter Diego Rivera was the inspiration. Now showing at the Brooklyn Museum.
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lynnwood @ 2019.10.07 7:20 AM
Thanks for inviting me Sabra. It was very interesting and fun!


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