Upcoming Lewis Hine Documentary Fellowship Exhibitions

Left: Flyer detail from Mother, Me. Right: Flyer detail from More Than a Mentor.

The Lewis Hine Documentary Fellows Program at the Center for Documentary Studies is pleased to invite you to two upcoming exhibitions showcasing the work of the Program’s 2016-2017 Fellows. Both events are free and open to the public.

Mother, Me: Photographs and writing from Hine Fellow Jenny Stratton’s collaboration with former and current young mothers in residence at Zoe’s Place, a program managed by Children’s Aid and Family Services of New Jersey, providing safe housing and resources for pregnant teens, teenage moms and their children.

Opening Reception: Wednesday, November 1
6 to 8:30 p.m. | Remarks at 7:00 p.m.
Cottage Gallery at the Unitarian Society of Ridgewood
113 Cottage Place, Ridgewood, New Jersey

More Than a Mentor: Photographs by Hine Fellow Kamal Badhey give us a glimpse into a day in the life of a Professional Mentor at Friends of the Children, New York. Friends of the Children provides New York City youth with a salaried, professional mentor, called a Friend, from kindergarten through graduation. Kamal's photographs will be presented alongside photographs made by staff and youth of Friends of the Children.

Opening Reception: Thursday, November 2
4 to 8 p.m.
Friends Place Bronx
903 Dawson Street, Bronx, New York