Category Archives: New York

INFERNO, PURGATORIO, PARADISO: The Elevator Shaft at the Invisible Dog, New York

Art gallery and collective The Invisible Dog in Brooklyn has this wonderful elevato with Dante’s Inferno painted inside the shaft. The centre used to be an invisible dog factory, and the three floors are now Hell, Purgatory and Heaven. Watch … Continue reading

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The birds of Battery Park

I was lucky to capture these photographs of birds playing in the fountain in Battery Park, Manhattan in the unusually hot September of 2010. Exemplum of quick bright things. Photographs all © Jessica Edwards

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At Gleason’s Gym

A story in pictures. One of the oldest boxing gyms in New York City, Gleason’s Gym exudes a sense of history from the moment you climb the stairs up to its second floor premises. The gym was founded by Peter … Continue reading

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NEW YORK SIGNPOSTS

A short walk around New York reveals the contrast, and the crossover, between the city’s signposts and its graffiti. The optimism and creativity of the signs enliven some of New York’s most run down areas. These photographs tell their story … Continue reading

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