Author Archives: claartjevandijk

About claartjevandijk

Assistant Curator, Collections at the International Center of Photography, New York

Friday the 13th

Alfred Gescheidt, City Cat, New York, 1951 (365.1984) Vu, April 3, 1935 (2009.61.101) Weegee, [Three-Eyed Cat], ca. 1958 (5679.1993) Advertisements

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Scenes of life

Alex Majoli, Scene #6404, Cairo, Egypt, February 11, 2001 (2017.22.1) Alex Majoli, Scene #8040, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Police, June 17, 2014 (2017.22.2) At the age of fifteen, Alex Majoli joined the F45 photo agency in Ravenna, Italy, and he graduated from the … Continue reading

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Fast Forward

Lauren Greenfield, Mijanou and friends from Beverly Hills High School on Senior Beach Day, Will Rogers State Beach, 1993 (63.1997) “I was Homecoming Queen. I was Junior Princess. The seniors voted and I won for Best Physique. I was very flattered. … Continue reading

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Labor Day

Sol Libsohn, Iron Worker Rigging a Section of Standpipe, New Jersey, 1948 (240.1983) Esther Bubley, Painters on the Brooklyn Bridge, 1943-50 (244.1983) Harold Corsini, Welder Joins a Pipe During Construction of Refinery, 1943-50 (246.1983)

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Hate Is Ugly

Stan Wayman, [Taunting boys during new integration program in Charlotte, North Carolina], 1957 (1871.2005) Stan Wayman, [Dorothy Counts endures hostile taunts in auditorium of Harry Harding H.S during integration], 1957 (1872.2005) A.Y. Owen, [Mrs. Marge Lucas hurls epithets during integration at Kentucky Sturgis School], … Continue reading

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John G. Morris (1916-2017)

Cornell Capa, John G. Morris, 1964 (2011.31.4)

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Roslyn High School students in PM newspaper

Skippy Adelman, Evelyn Winnike, 14, takes some popcorn from Bob Preston. Only a freshman, he is a power in school politics, ca. 1944 (2013.115.362) Alexander DeSouza, intern, International Center of Photography, Collections Department

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