Capturing the Vibe: Photojournalists & The Voice

Capturing the Vibe: Photojournalists & The Voice

Date: November 23, 2019
Location: Museum of the City of NY
Time: 1:00PM

Former Village Voice photojournalists Amy ArbusJames HamiltonSylvia Plachy, and Harvey Wang consider how the alternative weekly provided a window into a wide range of generation-defining moments — from the glitzy world of downtown celebs to politics, protests, and current events. Moderated by longtime Voice art editor Vince Aletti, this conversation will delve into what it means to capture the pulse of New York, day in and day out, and how this iconic publication provided a platform for leading photojournalists to both examine the city and explore the possibilities of the medium.