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New JAMEL SHABAZZ Outdoor Public Art Exhibition Celebrating New York City to Open at Rockefeller Center on March 27th
March 27, 2021 @ 8:00 AM - April 30, 2021 @ 5:00 PMFree
A new outdoor public art exhibition showcasing the photography of Jamel Shabazz will open at Rockefeller Center (located between 49th-50th Streets and 5th- 6th Avenues, Manhattan) on Saturday, March 27th. The exhibition is free, does not require tickets, and will be on display through Friday, April 30th.
Fourteen New York City street and subway photographs by Shabazz, who has methodically created street portraits throughout the city for forty years, will be displayed and installed on seven-foot-tall light boxes across Rockefeller Center’s public plazas.
The exhibition is part of a month-long collaboration between Rockefeller Center and Aperture that celebrates New York City through the medium of photography. The program also includes a virtual talks series, pop-up store, and more.
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