Pictures at an Exhibition

‘Whose Streets? Our Streets!: New York City, 1980-2000’ at Bronx Documentary Center, New York

Mark Peterson, Brooklyn, August 1991: "A woman a walks by a line of police during the Crown Heights race riots, which pitted African American and Caribbean Americans against Jewish residents."

Mark Peterson, Brooklyn, August 1991: “A woman a walks by a line of police during the Crown Heights race riots, which pitted African American and Caribbean Americans against Jewish residents.”

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.

Today’s show: “Whose Streets? Our Streets!: New York City, 1980-2000” was on view at the Bronx Documentary Center in New York from January 14 to March 5—and continues to live online. The group exhibition brings together the images of 38 photographers who documented various protests throughout New York City, including demonstrations on affordable housing, LGBTQ rights, access to AIDS medication, police brutality, labor rights, and matters related to the Culture Wars.

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