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In “When Living Is a Protest," an exhibition of the photographs of Radcliffe “Ruddy” Roye, protest can simply be survival, resistance in the face of the most difficult circumstances. The contemporary scenes Roye chooses to photograph rarely resemble the conventions of civil rights-era photography the word "protest" might suggest. Roye instead demands that his witnesses acknowledge black beauty and power, despite the persistence of suffering.

The photographer Radcliffe “Ruddy” Roye walks down Halsey Street in Bedford-Stuyvesant toward a location where he wants to shoot. The yellow anti-gentrification graffiti that caught.

Ruddy Roye Photography- documentary photographer specializing in art, editorial, Portraits

Ruddy Roye Photography- documentary photographer specializing in art, editorial, Portaits

kingston, jamaica | ph. ruddy roye

kingston, jamaica | ph. ruddy roye

The Rev. Victor White at the railroad tracks that divide New Iberia. - Ruddy Roye for The New York Times

The Rev. Victor White at the railroad tracks that divide New Iberia. - Ruddy Roye for The New York Times

In “When Living Is a Protest," an exhibition of the photographs of Radcliffe “Ruddy” Roye, protest can simply be survival, resistance in the face of the most difficult circumstances. The contemporary scenes Roye chooses to photograph rarely resemble the conventions of civil rights-era photography the word "protest" might suggest. Roye instead demands that his witnesses acknowledge black beauty and power, despite the persistence of suffering.

Ruddy Roye: When Living Is A Protest - Exhibitions - Steven Kasher Gallery

“Lighter”, Jamaica | ph. Ruddy Roye

“Lighter”, Jamaica | ph. Ruddy Roye

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The Madonna sits in silent vigil. As others took refuge from Sandy indoors, Brooklyn-based photographer Radcliffe Roye took to the streets - and beaches - of New York City.

Ruddy Roye

Photo by Ruddy Roye