JustArts: Beyond the Simple Selfie

Alumni from the JustArts program present work from a digital photography internship, which taught students a documentary style of photography focused on issues related to their neighborhoods and self-exploration.

Beyond the Simple Selfie

Featuring youth photographers: Dalia Turner, Josue Petion, Elijah Ragin, and Ty’anna Gant

Moderated by: Lauren Henschel, Russell Frederick, and Todd Drake

Presented by

Red Hook Community Justice Center’s JustArts Photography Program, Brownsville Community Justice Center’s Summer Photography Program and Brooklyn Arts Council


Students from the Red Hook Community Justice Center and the Brownsville Community Justice Center’s Summer Photography Program share what they’ve learned about controlling their own visual narratives and going beyond the simple selfie.

This panel is part of Photoville Education Day, and open only to participants of this program.


[ OTHER Edu day 2017 ]

ICP Community Programs: Teen Storytellers Impacting Change

Presented by: ICP Community Programs student photographers

Presented by: International Center of Photography

Current students and alumni from ICP’s Community Programs will share their images and writing, and reflect on the roles that photography plays in fostering self-confide...

Labs School Community Program Panel

Presented by: Leanna Lair, Ivan Espinosa, Nyasha Hunte and Zoran Seda

Presented by: Red Hook Labs PBC

Students at Red Hook Labs School will present their work created during this year’s Youth Career and Youth Summer Program sessions. Labs School Community Program Pan...

Future Imagemakers Speak Out

Presented by: Youth photographers from the NYU Tisch Future Imagemakers workshop

Presented by: NYU Tisch Department of Photography & Imaging

Students from the 2017 NYU Future Imagemakers workshop will discuss how they use photography to tell their stories and address social justice issues. Photo credit:...