Alex Harsley has curated The 4th Street Photo Gallery and The Minority Photographers non-profit since the early 1970's. His own reportage style of photography started in 1958 as the first black photographer for the New York City District Attorey. Since that time he has continued to capture the true intimate moments and personality of New York City. His collection contains the historical lineage of musicians, politicians, street folk, landscapes and neighbors from the 1950's through present day. His documentary medium consists of film, digital photography and digital sound and video.
Black Political Leaders
The Lower East Side/East Village