Remy Haber: Artist Statement

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Photography and Text by Remy Haber, Copyright 2016


As historian Steven Conn writes, “There are a million stories in the naked city.”  The city is a microcosm of petite vignettes. Some are ironic, others more poignant.  All are undeniably important. In my narratives, I focus on the American city because each of its stories falls on a spectrum confined by progress’s bounds; for the city is a place of engagement and togetherness as much as it is one of polarization and blight. Through my photography I expose these qualities with the hope that ultimately inequality will become less ubiquitous and immobility less permanent.


About The Author: Remy Haber is a senior majoring in History at the University of Pennsylvania, Class of 2016. To read additional articles by Remy Haber, go here:

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