Posts Tagged ‘LaToya Ruby Frazier’

LaToya Ruby Frazier’s “Campaign for Braddock Hospital” on View at CDS

LaToya Ruby Frazier's "Campaign for Braddock Hospital" on View at CDS

Rising star LaToya Ruby Frazier began to photograph herself and her family as a teenager. Now 31, her recent work extends that intimate circle to include her hometown, Braddock, Pennsylvania, which was decimated by the collapse of the American steel industry in the 1970s. The struggle for economic opportunity and access to health care by Braddock’s […]


LaToya Ruby Frazier: Photographer Will Give Artist’s Talk at CDS on February 12

LaToya Ruby Frazier: Photographer Will Give Artist's Talk at CDS on February 12

Fast-rising star LaToya Ruby Frazier will give an artist’s talk at the Center for Documentary Studies on Tuesday, February 12, during her residency at Duke University’s MFA in Experimental and Documentary Arts program. The photographer and media artist’s work has been generating considerable buzz, particularly since the 2012 Whitney Biennial, where she debuted a series […]


Read Online: New Winter Issue of “Document,” CDS’s Quarterly Publication

Read Online: New Winter Issue of “Document,” CDS’s Quarterly Publication

The Winter 2013 issue of the Center for Documentary Studies‘ quarterly newsletter, Document, is now available to read online, featuring a look at our current exhibits—photographer LaToya Ruby Frazier’s Campaign for Braddock Hospital and photographer Gordon Parks’s 1956 photo essay from Life magazine, The Restraints: Open and Hidden; information on the upcoming Full Frame Documentary Film Festival; an essay […]