Anastasia Photo is a gallery specializing in photojournalism and documentary photography. Anastasia Photo opened its doors in 2009 on New York’s Lower East Side and represents some of the most talented photojournalists and documentarians working in the field today.
Brooklyn Bridge Park – Pier 5 Uplands
As of October 31, 2011, 7 billion souls inhabit this planet. The U.N. Population Fund also estimates that more than half the world’s population is now living in an urban area, a figure that is expected to rise to 70 percent by 2050.
Artist Talk: Martin Roemers
Martin Roemers (b. 1962, Netherlands) embarked on Metropolis in 2009 to document this process of urbanization by focusing on the world’s megacities – places with a population of more than ten million people. How can people live in cities that are so vast yet so incredibly crowded and hectic?