Jamel Shabazz Feature | Video
Brooklyn native Jamel Shabazz’s images of 1980′s New York’s culture have made him an iconic contemporary photographer. He has been included in numerous publications, authored three monographs including the classic Back in the Days, and his photographs have been displayed in major cities throughout Europe and North America. In this feature, Ricky Powell films the opening reception of a Shabazz exhibition in New York. Watch the interview from “Dithers,” below.
November 9, 2009