Annie Leibovitz photographs to be shown at the site of The Women’s Building
October 7, 2016
Renowned photographer Annie Leibovitz’s series “Women: New Portraits” will be on view at the former Bayview Correctional Facility in Manhattan, the site of The Women’s Building. The photographs, which include images of important artists, athletes, activists, and other leading women, will be up through December 11. In July, Deborah Berke Partners won an international competition to covert the former prison, located at 20th Street and 11th Avenue, into a hub for the women’s and girls’ rights movement. The show is an impactful way to mark the building’s transition from a place of oppression to one of liberation and change. Read more here.