Leland Bobbé, a native New Yorker, is an award winning photographer working in both the fine art and commercial fields. His work has been exhibited nationally and internationally. He will discuss four of his New York City projects: Gritty black and white street photos of New York City in the 1970s focusing on Times Square and the Bowery; Half-Drag, studio beauty portraits of the city’s drag queens as half male and half female which went viral; Underground NYC, a collection of photos taken in the city’s subways, and his most recent project, Hardhats NYC, street portraits of NYC construction workers.
His photos are in the permanent collection at the Museum of the City of New York and The Center of Photography at Woodstock.
Thursday, May 30, 2019, 6-7:30pm
Free and open to the public
15 White St., New York, NY