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

November 30, 2016

West 86th Street 1985

Post-Punk, New Wave? Bla Bla Bla…Just more labels.

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Harlem 1985

Beautiful signage, but I wasn’t thrilled by the BBQ. Then again, what do I know?


©Matt Webersherman-bbq-fullstore-1985-copy

November 24, 2016

Empire 1985

A lucky shot….

©Matt Weberempire_lucky-1985-copy

November 23, 2016

Lower East Side 1987

©Matt Weberchico-handcuffs-antidruggrafitti-1987-copy

November 22, 2016

Anti-Apartheid Protest 1985

©Matt Weberfree-south-africa-1985-copy

November 21, 2016

Far Rockaway 1988

rockaway-crumbling-cabin-1988-copy©Matt Weber

November 19, 2016

“Bye Bye White Tower” 1985

©Matt Weberwhite-tower-1985-copy

November 15, 2016

Heading Uptown in 1985

©Matt Weberansonia-checker-rgb-1985-copy

November 14, 2016

“The Deuce” 1985

This has to have been the smallest “Multiplex Theater” of all time! Yes, I can print this in all sizes at very affordable prices…

©Matt Weber42-little-porn-theater-1985-copy

November 7, 2016

NYC 1988

This old lady would sleep on the corner of 86th & Broadway, and one night she used her “Red Apple” shopping bag to create a pillow. I have recently seen a new wave of homelessness which rivals the 1980’s, hit New York. This time it’s mostly runaways from other towns who are young, white, and addicted to heroin. It is not an easy time to walk down the street…

©Matt Weberbargain-day-homeless-1988-copy

November 2, 2016

“The Deuce” Winter 1989

©Matt Weber42-snow-night-naked-gun-1989-copy

October 29, 2016


If I’m wrong and this was taken in Brooklyn, I will correct the title…

©Matt Weberfiretrucks-queens-rgb-1985-copy

October 28, 2016

Lincoln Limo 1988

©Matt Weberlimo-smoker-1988-copy

October 23, 2016

Homeless 1986

He was one of the people who were camping out on the 59th St. bridge back in the mid ’80s…

©Matt Weber59thstreetbridgehomelessman-1986-copy

October 22, 2016

Union Square 1985

©Matt Weberunionsq-1985-copy

October 21, 2016

The Bronx 1986

©Matt Weberpostzerega-coke-buttons-bronx-1986-copy

October 17, 2016

Businessmen 1988

©Matt Weber2-businessmen-suits-1988-copy

October 16, 2016

Rock & Roll Graffiti 1988

Also known as “New Wave”

©Matt Weberrock-roll-graffiti-tags-1988-copy

October 14, 2016

“$25 SUITS” NYC 1985

©Matt Weber25-suits-8000-1985-copy

October 12, 2016

WALL St. 1988

bmt-man-1988-print-copy©Matt Weber

October 7, 2016

Empire ’89

©Matt Weberempire-queensbridge-1989-copy

October 5, 2016

72d Street Subway Entrance 1987

©Matt Webersub-green-lamp-1987-copy

October 4, 2016

Harlem 1988

©Matt Weberharlem-motorbike-cincinnati-1988-copy

September 30, 2016

PEEPLAND “The Deuce” 1985

©Matt Weberpost-times-peep-land-1985-copy

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