International Center of Photography

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The library at the International Center of Photography—a major photographic resource—houses back issues of photography magazines, and thousands of biographical and photographic files. Founded in the 1960s as the International Fund for Concerned Photography, ICP has work by photojournalists Werner Bischof, Robert Capa and Dan Weiner, all of whom were killed on assignment. Photojournalism remains an important part of the center’s program, which also includes contemporary photos and video. In 2003, the first-ever ICP Photo Triennial further solidified ICP’s presence on the contemporary photography scene. The two floors of exhibition space often showcase retrospectives devoted to single artists; recent shows have focused on the work of Sebastião Salgado, Weegee and Garry Winogrand.

Venue name: International Center of Photography
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Address: 250 Bowery
New York

Opening hours: Currently closed until Summer 2015.
Transport: Subway: 6, B, D, F, M to Broadway-Lafayette; F to 2nd Avenue; J, Z to Bowery
Price: $14, seniors and students $10, members and children under 12 free
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The ICP museum at 1133 is permanently closed.  The new location will be opening at 250 Bowery in the Spring of 2016. The ICP School at 1114 Ave. of the Americas is open to the public. They currently have an exhibition called "Rear Windows" which is open until November 22nd, 2015. It is FREE of charge. 

Mon-Fri:9:00 am – 7:00 pm  Saturday:9:00 am – 3:00 pm Sunday:9:30 am – 1:30 pm