Check out the fantastic photography of then-boy wonder photographer Larry Silver who was living in NYC at the time and shot these photos between 1949 and 1954. He didn’t know it at the time, but Silver’s work (specifically those shot among the hustle and bustle of the … Read MoreBlack & White Photos of NYC in the Early 1950s by Larry Silver
Celebrated Austrian photography Ernst Haas, known for his innovations with light and color in his photography, took this series of photos while in New York in the 1960s. The 1960s was the decade of great change in America. At the heart of the turmoil that was the … Read MoreGorgeous, Rich in Color Photographic Compositions of New York City in the 1960s by Ernst Haas
Berenice Abbott was an American photographer best known for her black-and-white photography of New York City. She heavily focused her shooting on the the City’s architecture and makeup during the 1930s. Earning acclaim as a portrait photographer in 1920s Paris, Ms. Abbott returned to the United States in 1929. When she saw the … Read MoreFantastic, Rare Photos of New York City in the 1930s by Berenice Abbott
In Episode 14 of Breaking Walls, we switch up the format a bit for a tale in WallBreaking history about a world famous 20th century writer, and what we should always remember. Follow us on Souncloud: @TheWallBreakers Subscribe on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-wallbreakers/id924086880?mt=2
I sometimes worry about being too New York-centric in my thinking. The last thing I want to appear is biased, but I feel incredibly fortunate to have grown up in New York city, just as everyone should feel fortunate to have grown up wherever you have. Our … Read MoreHappy Holidays & My Return to New York!