Joe Rodriguez started his extensive career as a documentary photographer making photos of gangs in East Los Angeles, and he has returned to document the effects of long-term incarceration on families there.
from East Side Stories @ Joseph Rodriguez “I never picked up a camera until I was 20, when I came out of Rikers Island for the first time.” By Aaron Adler for ASX, March, 2011 Joseph Rodriguez’s New York accent is thick, very thick. However, the Brooklyn born photographer is a citizen of the world, […]
An interview with Joseph Rodriguez as part of the Visual Citizenship Conference at NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge. For more details, please visit: nyu.edu/ipk/conferences/visual-citizenship-conference/ Internationally recognized documentary photographer Joseph Rodriguez was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. Joseph’s work has appeared in such publications as American Photo, Black&White, ESPN, The New York Times Magazine, National […]