Staten Island Unlimited

03/12/16– 08/31/16

Featuring the work of thirty-five photographers from three boroughs, this inaugural juried exhibition uncovers the state of contemporary photography on Staten Island.



Irma Bohorquez-Geisler

Melissa Cacciola

Willie Chu

Edward Coppola

Luke Crisalli

Lisa Dahl

Anthony DePrimo

Will Ellis

Divya Gadangi

Ericka Hamburg

Maciek Jasik

Kristopher Johnson

Elvia Iannaccone Gezlev

Bruce Katz

Teresa Kruszewski

Stephen Mallon

Jeff Mason

Kelley McCarthy

Michael McWeeney

Robin Michals

Imara Moore

Ruben Natal-San Miguel 

John Patrick Naughton

Stephen Obisanya

Brandon Perdomo

Chad Rachman

Gareth Smit

Jenna Snyder

Steven Soloway

Evan Spring

Rob Stephenson

Sean Sweeney

Garry Velletri

Vincent Verdi

Gale Wisdom




James Estrin (Senior Staff Photographer, Lens Blog Co-Editor, The New York Times)

Meagan Ziegler Haynes (Senior Producer, VSCO)

Elizabeth Renstrom (Photo Editor, Photographer, VICE )

Monica Valenzuela (Deputy Director, Staten Island Arts)




Exhibition Opening

Saturday, March 12
Members' Preview from 2:00-3:00, Public Hours 3:00-5:00pm
Join us for the the opening reception of Staten Island Unlimited: The Borough's First Triennial of Photography. We'll toast to Alice Austen's 150th birthday! Beer been lovingly provided by Brooklyn Brewery.


Triennial Talks Discussions with artists about their work

Staten Island as Place Sunday, April 10, 2016 | 2:00-4:00pm
Staten Island as Community | Sunday, May 22, 2016 | 2:00-4:00pm


Staten Island Unlimited is supported by Macy's, Duggal, and, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.









  • Irma Bohorquez-Geisler, Cipriana and her Daughter, 2011, Silver Gelatin Print, 11 x 14”
  • Robin Michals, Foundation, Kissam Avenue, 2013, Archival Pigment Inkjet Print, 14 x 21”
  • Gareth Smit, In Tompkinsville (9 of 15), 13 x 19”
  • Edward Coppola, Two Shrubs with Diagonal Siding, 2013, 17 x 22”
  • Stephen Obisanya, Untitled, 2015, 8 x 10”
  • Rob Stephenson, Untitled, 2015, C-Print, 20 x 25”
  • Jenna Snyder, Jenna, 2015, 10 x 12”
  • Evan Spring, Untitled, 2014, 12 × 18.05"