Through Our Lens: Photographers Reflect on Empowerment.

Ticketed Reception and Auction

March 8,
6:30-11 pm

25CPW Gallery
25 Central Park West
(at 62nd Street)
New York, NY
Tickets: $150 per person
$175 at the door


Dee and Lisa on Mott Street Little Italy, NYC 1976 Copyright Susan Meiselas/Magnum Photos

Please join us for A PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION AND BENEFIT AUCTION on Thursday, March 8th to benefit Man Up Campaign US, Inc., a global initiative supporting youth to stop violence against women. The exhibition will be on preview, March 5-7th 12-8pm and freely open to the public at 25CPW Gallery with programing from March 9-11, 2012. To learn more about Man Up please visit our website at For more information, contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

This exhibit and auction is made possible by sponsoring businesses and the generous contribution of participating photographers, including:


Lynsey Addario
Martyn Aim
Christopher Anderson
Nina Berman
Marcus Bleasdale
Monika Bulaj
Debbie Fleming Caffery
Elinor Carucci
Renee Cox
Wendy Ewald
Donna Ferrato
Stephen Ferry
Larry Fink
Russell K. Frederick
Cédric Gerbehaye
Ashley Gilbertson
Eric Gottesman
Justine Kurland
Benedicte Kurzen
Andre Lambertson
Gillian Laub
Wayne Lawrence
Deana Lawson

Philip Jones Griffiths
Lori Grinker
Ed Kashi
Yuri Kozyrev
Alex Masi
Kirk Mastin
Ross McDonnell
Susan Meiselas
Bertrand Meunier
Bob Miller
Inge Morath
Sylvia Plachy
Alex Prager
Espen Rasmussen
Stephanie Sinclair
Lana Slezic
Maggie Steber
Hank Willis Thomas
Carrie Mae Weems
Clarence Williams
Daniella Zalcman
Zoe Zimmer

Auction Preview

Honorary host Commitee Chair - Gloria Steinem & Harry Belafonte
Whitney Johnson. The New Yorker
Bess Greenberg. 25 CPW / Red Roots Gallery
Yukiko Yamagata. Open Society Foundations
JB Reed. Nuru Project

Special DJ set by Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson, co-leader and drummer for Grammy Award-winning band, The Roots

Free Public Programming: March 9-11, 2012
Full Program Schedule

appearing through the support of Jill Newman Productions

In partnership with:

Form more inofrmation or press inquiries please contact: Alex Polier
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