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Coming to Photoville

I will be part of the Contact High: Hip-Hop’s Iconic Photographs and Visual Culture curated by Vikki Tobak.  Follow link for more information.  

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How hip hop rose from the ashes of the Bronx | Dazed

For a decade the government turned its back as the Bronx burned. Photographer Ricky Flores captured his home city’s enduring spirit as its residents found hope in a new art movement – hip hop Check […]

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Hip Hop Evolution

Hip Hop Evolution, a documentary, featured multiple images of mine during the dawning of Hip Hop in the South Bronx.  It is a 4 part available on Netflix and HBO.  Check out the trailer below.

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Revolutions On Air: The Golden Era of New York Radio 1980 – 1988

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Ricky Flores : Fight the Power

RICKY FLORES: FIGHT THE POWER Miss Rosen for NYC, 1981 Born to Puerto Rican parents in New York in 1961, Ricky Flores grew up in the Tremont and Longwood sections of the Bronx. In 1980, […]

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Ricky Flores’s 1980s Photos of the South Bronx –

James Estrin, staff photographer for the New York Times and co-editor of the New York Times Lens Blog interviewed me in advance of the Seis Del Sur exhibition opening at the Bronx Documentary Center .

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En Foco/In Focus: Ricky Flores

En Foco/In Focus: Ricky Flores By COLLETTE McGRUDER This is the first entry in a series of interviews by Jessica Juliao and Collette McGruder, both emerging photographers and CIIS students. They will be interviewing artists […]

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The South Bronx on Fire – Andy Prisbylla

Article in BenevolentMedia by Andy Prisbylla on the up coming Seis Del Sur show at the Bronx Documentary Center in mid-January.

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Witness to History: The photographers of 9/11

Witness to History: The photographers of 9/11 Tuesday, September 6, 2011    Last updated: Wednesday September 28, 2011, 4:46 PM BY THOMAS E. FRANKLIN STAFF WRITER The Record WATCH ‘WITNESS TO HISTORY: THE PHOTOGRAPHERS OF 9/11’ […]

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My Latino Voice; Seis Del Sur

  “Close to 100 people filled the 15th floor conference space on September 29th for the Los Seis del Sur photo exhibit, sponsored by VOCES, the New York Times’s Latino Affinity Group.  The attendees – […]

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