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Photographer Creates Fine Art Out of Decades-Old New York Subway Posters

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Most of you who regularly ride the New York City subway have felt the palpable decades of use down in the tunnels, which are layered with dirt, grime, and much worse. It’s also true that most subway commuters generally concentrate on anything but the grungy subway walls surrounding them. For New York-based photographer Wyatt Gallery, the opposite is true.

Sandy Benefit Features iPhone Photos by Renowned Contemporary Photographers

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On November 19,2012 Foley Gallery will be hosting a benefit to support relief efforts for those in the New York City area that have been most affected by Hurricane Sandy. Orgainzed by Michael Foley and photographer Wyatt Gallery and curated by Jun Lee, the event will include iPhone photographs from renowned contemporary photographers Ben Lowy, Ed Kashi, Wyatt Gallery, Stephen Wilkes, Ruddy Roye, Hank Willis Thomas, Michael Christopher Brown, Craig Wetherby, Sam Horine, Stanley Lumax, Erica Simone, Nicole Sweet, Dylan Chandler, Yosra El-Essawy, Brent Bartley, Lyle Owerko, Duffy Higgins, and Varenka Ruiz. Photos will be sold for $50 with all proceeds going to benefit Occupy Sandy and Alison Thompson’s Rockaway Relief Center. More details can be found on the Foley Gallery Facebook page.