NYC Street Photography by Matt Weber

July 18, 2014

Field of Dreams

Coney-FieldOfDreams-2010 copy©Matt Weber 2007

July 12, 2014

14th Street & 3d Ave. 1990

14th-Street-Snow-matt-weber©Matt Weber

June 26, 2014

Sutton Place 1987

Sutton-Place-matt-weberThis was a perfect example of how bad things were in New York during the ’80s. Sutton Place is one of the most prestigious addresses in the city and the canopy was like this for months. Even the high rents these “poor” folks paid couldn’t keep their building in tip top shape.

©Matt Weber

June 24, 2014

“The First and Worst Taxi I Ever Drove” 1988

dodge-taxi1988-matt-weber©Matt Weber

# 7 Goes to Heaven 1995

mickey-mantle-dead-matt-weber©Matt Weber

June 22, 2014

Somewhere in Queens I think…1987

US-Flag-matt-weber©Matt Weber

June 20, 2014

“Door Fence” Harlem 1988

Harlem-Fence-Of-Doors-matt-weber©Matt Weber

June 17, 2014

Hydrant Fun 1988

lower-east-side-hydrant-kids-matt-weber©Matt Weber

June 12, 2014

West 85th Street 1998

3-Volkwagens-Bugs-matt-weberFor Gail Comes

©Matt Weber

‘Self Titled’ 1988

nyc-hookers-prostitutes-matt-weberStreet Art aimed at the “John’s” who would line up in their cars on 11th Ave…

©Matt Weber

June 9, 2014

Riverside Park 1986

 

 

 

bkoken benchs-NYC-matt-weber

I think I photographed these benches as they were the perfect symbol of New York’s decline in the 1980′s. The parks were so unsafe that you might have been better off staying home, but in this case if you were willing to risk it, you couldn’t even find a place to read your paper…

©Matt Weber

June 8, 2014

“Moose Head on West 84th Street” 1996

moose-head-matt-weber©Matt Weber

June 5, 2014

Lower East Side 1959 by Robert Anzell

Orchard-St-Bob-Anzell-59121 copyI think my uncle told me that this was Orchard Street circa 1959. The year is not in doubt, but I don’t recognize the corner…

©Bob Anzell

 

June 2, 2014

Double Exposure 1990

double-exposure-matt-weber©Matt Weber

June 1, 2014

NYC 1988

torn-poster-matt-weber©Matt Weber

May 31, 2014

TRAGEDY 1989

Too-High-Drunk-matt-weber©Matt Weber

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