Museum of the City of New York
$150,000
New York, New York
2013

To support the exhibition Jacob Riis and His Photographs: Revealing New York’s “Other Half.” This project brings together the Jacob A. Riis Papers from the Library of Congress and the Jacob A. Riis Collection of Photographs from the museum’s holdings in celebration of the artist’s contributions to social documentary photography. The exhibition is prepared in conjunction with a publication on Riis by the by exhibition’s curator and tours internationally in Denmark.