People can browse photo books or drop in on artist talks and attend workshops keyed to the theme of the debut exhibition, such as how users can browse the web without being identified. One of the things that we are trying to work out here is how do you create a space which doesnt talk down to people, said Charlotte Cotton, the centers curator-in-residence, who led the team that organized the exhibition. Get Greater New York News Alerts Sign up here to receive e-mail alerts for breaking news and exclusive stories from The Wall Street Journals Greater New York section. ICP was founded in 1974 by photojournalist Cornell Capa. Known for championing documentary work , the center has since expanded its scope to include art and experimental photography, as well as a school in Midtown and extensive archives, now housed at a contemporary art center in New Jersey. Public, Private, Secret opens on the ground-floor, in a dark, mirrored gallery where viewers can watch videos harvested from found web content. Natalie Bookchin, for example, created montages using online diaries of people talking about unemployment, sexual identity and other topics. Downstairs, works exploring state surveillance, corporate data mining and celebrity culture line the walls of the large gallery space. SHOW CAPTION HIDE CAPTION fullscreen They include What Makes Jackie Run? Ron Galellas 1971 photograph of Jacqueline Kennedy seen from behind running through Central Park, as well as screens displaying real-time images and video from social media, sorted by themes such as Morality Tales and Hotness. In the center of room are self-determined images, such as black-and-white prints of the freed slave Sojourner Truth, who sold them to support her efforts on behalf of abolitionism and womens rights. Nearby are covers of Transvestia magazine from the early 1960s, with photos submitted by its cross-dressing subscribers. We used to be informed by a few professional photographers that went out and distributed their images to millions and millions of people, said Mr.
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