Artist Jerry Vessuzo will present and discuss his photo and video work which represent the dynamics of a working class family in New York City. He will also share about his current projects and zines in the making.
This presentation will take place in the Photoville Talk Area – located at the storefront of One Brooklyn Bridge Park at 360 Furman St Brooklyn, NY 11201.
Jerry Vezzuso has lived and worked in New York City as a photographer, master printer and professor for more than a half century. His work is represented in many institutions such as the Brooklyn Museum of Art and the Museum of the City of New York. Jerry has exhibited and published widely including Double-Take magazine and he has produced a book entitled New American Haircuts by Ballentine Books. As a master color printer his clients included: Gregory Crewdson, Philip Lorca di Corcia, Roni Horn, Tina Barney and Nan Goldin. He was the recipient of the 2004 New York Foundation for the Arts Special Projects Grant.
Currently, Jerry is on the Faculty of the School of Visual Arts, and the International Center of Photography. He is a member of the Tierney Fellowship Committee and is a co-founder of the Program. Presently he is working in video art.