Black and White Street Photographs of New York City by Matt Weber

July 20, 2015

West 63d Street (Thelonious Sphere Monk Circle) 1985

This dead end block is one of the last traces of an entire neighborhood which was razed to make way for Lincoln Center. West Side Story was filmed in “San Juan Hill” and also east Harlem, but this was where the story was suppose to take place. Monk lived in a tenement here for many years, and the city finally renamed this block after him…

©Matt Weber

Thelonious-circle-1985 copy

July 19, 2015

“20 Year Old Chevrolet” 1985

Silly title, but this was a twenty year old Chevy, even if it was also one of the most perfect cars ever built… ©Matt Weber

posy-RedCorvette-1985 copy

July 17, 2015

96th Street & Broadway 2015

©Matt Weber*Sub-96-Plaza-Woman! copy

96th Street & Broadway 2015

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July 16, 2015

96th Street & Broadway 2015

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96th Street & Broadway 2015

©Matt Weber*96-Sub-Plaza- (2015 of 1)-3 copy

88th Street & Columbus Ave. 1991

©Matt Weber88thStreet-Columbus-1991 copy

July 14, 2015

NYC 2005

I think it was Tom Brokaw who labeled those Americans who grew up during the depression and served in WW II as the “Greatest Generation”, and I was thinking about that when I took this picture…©Matt Webergeneration-gap

July 12, 2015

Poodles 2008

©Matt Weber*Dog+ToyDog copy

July 11, 2015

96th Street & Broadway 2015

©Matt Weber*Sub-Plaza-96-BUS-BlackMan copy

July 6, 2015

Untitled 2015

©Matt Weber**BLIND-Prime-2015 copy

June 29, 2015

June 21st 2015

When the summer solstice occurs, I hit 86th Street looking for long shadows and other good stuff…

©Matt WeberBicycle-Shadow copy

June 25, 2015

Under The West Side Highway 1989

Disciples-HandballWall-1989 copy

©Matt Weber

All photos are available for documentary use and as signed prints…

June 24, 2015

“Donald Trump’s Property Notice” 1985

DonaldTrump-RespectThisLandSign-1985 copy©Matt Weber

June 23, 2015

Before Trump 1985

©Matt Weberpost-Pre-Trump-WestSide-1985 copy

June 18, 2015

Northbound Checker Taxi 1988

CheckerChromeBumpers-1986 copy©Matt Weber

June 17, 2015

Burger King 1989

This Burger King was located on West 82d & Broadway for a long time in the ’70s & ’80s and finally closed in the 1990’s…

©Matt WeberChecker-BurgerKing-1989 copy

June 14, 2015

Pigeon 2015

I try but usually fail at shooting pigeons. I was happy with this one…

©Matt Weber90-pigeon-flying (2015 of 1) copy

June 12, 2015

West 72d Street 1985

My late uncle Bob with my kid brother and mom…

©Matt Weberforbidden-broadway

June 6, 2015

EXXON Station Upper West Side 1993

©Matt Weberexxon-gas-manhattan

June 3, 2015

“APE 105″ Early Tag Photographed in ’85

©Matt Weber
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Hudson River Pier 1987

Hudson-Pier-Ice-1987 copy

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June 2, 2015

NYC 2009

©Matt WeberRat-Babe copy 2

May 30, 2015

More Nocturnal Nonsense 2015

©Matt WeberBoys-Play-Night-Action-2015 copy

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