Latin American Foto Festival

Latin American Foto Festival


Jul 14 - Jul 31, 2022


The Bronx Documentary Center’s (BDC) 5th Annual Latin American Foto Festival will be held from July 14- 31, featuring large-scale photographs throughout the Melrose neighborhood by both emerging and established, award-winning photographers.

Works from Colombia, Argentina, Chile, Venezuela, Mexico, El Salvador and more will be displayed from a variety of long-term projects focusing on family, memory, culture, and other social issues. As part of the festival, the BDC will hold in-person workshops, tours, panel discussions and other community events.

The Latin American Foto Festival is curated by Michael Kamber and Cynthia Rivera.

Spanish translations: Maria De La Paz Galindo

The 5th Annual Latin American Foto Festival is made possible by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and by City Council member Rafael Salamanca, the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and State Legislature, the National Endowment for the Arts, and Con Edison.

The outdoor exhibits were printed by