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Karla Murray
Works at James and Karla Murray Photography
Lives in New York, NY U.S.
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Earlier. Macy's East River Fireworks, 4th of July, NYC

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20 years selling fruit on Bruckner Blvd, The Bronx, NYC.
20 years selling fruit on Bruckner Blvd, The Bronx, NYC.
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STORE FRONT II - Fall 2015
"James and Karla Murray have been capturing impeccably accurate photographs of New York City since the 1990s. In the course of their travels throughout the city’s boroughs they’ve also taken great care to document the stories behind the scenery. The Murrays...
"James and Karla Murray have been capturing impeccably accurate photographs of New York City since the 1990s. In the course of their travels throughout the city’s boroughs they’ve also taken great care to document the stories...
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Big Gay Ice Cream Shop, West Village NY.
In celebration of the Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage in all 50 states, we are posting this ‪#‎icecream‬ shop that specializes in soft-serve ‪#‎cones‬ with fun and unique toppings. In May 2013, the Daily Beast and USA Today ranked Big Gay ...
In celebration of the Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage in all 50 states, we are posting this ‪#‎icecream‬ shop that specializes in soft-serve ‪#‎cones‬ with fun and unique toppings. In May 2013, the Daily Bea...
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Corine's Diner, Overtown, Miami.
The area experienced serious economic decline from the late 1950s. Issues ranging from urban renewal to the construction of interstate highways like I-95 (then, the North-South Expressway), the Dolphin Expressway and the Midtown Interchange in the 1960s, fr...
The area experienced serious economic decline from the late 1950s. Issues ranging from urban renewal to the construction of interstate highways like I-95 (then, the North-South Expressway), the Dolphin Expressway and the Midt...
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Frank's Sporting Goods is a family-owned and operated store that has been in business in the Bronx since 1922.
Frank's Sporting Goods is a family-owned and operated store that has been in business in the Bronx since 1922. Founded by Frank Stein, it is the oldest sporting goods store in the #Bronx. We love their #vintage #neon sign that was installed in the late 1940...
Frank's Sporting Goods is a family-owned and operated store that has been in business in the Bronx since 1922. Founded by Frank Stein, it is the oldest sporting goods store in the #Bronx. We love their #vintage #neon sign tha...
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Hudson. Sitting for "Dogs of New York", Fourth of July 2015.
At Madison Square Park.
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"Garden of Earthly Delights" by artist Jaime Arredondo located at the Zerega Ave Station in The Bronx on the 6 line At Zerega Av, large colorful glass mosaic and hand-formed porcelain panels have been installed on the platform level. “Garden of Earthly Delights,” by James Arredondo, depicts the four seasons through images of flowers such as crocuses, marigolds, daisies, pansies, morning glories and roses. Arredondo sought to bring a pastoral element to the urban Bronx environment through the colors and fanciful imagery of his floral mosaics.
We were recently commissioned by the MTA to photograph the Zerega Avenue station art work on the 6 Line in The Bronx for the MTA.  “Garden of Earthly Delights,” by Jaime Arredondo, depicts the four seasons through images of flowers such as crocuses, marigol...
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Stonewall Inn in Greenwich Village, NY.
Stonewall Inn in Greenwich Village, NY. New York City has recently named Stonewall Inn a landmark. This is the first time a site has been declared a landmark because of its cultural significance in lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender history. On June 28...
Stonewall Inn in Greenwich Village, NY. New York City has recently named Stonewall Inn a landmark. This is the first time a site has been declared a landmark because of its cultural significance in lesbian, gay, bisexual, and...
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Rizzo's Fine Pizza on Steinway Street in Astoria, Queens was founded in 1959 by brothers Joseph and Salvatore Rizzo, and their brother-in-law Hugo Lupi.
They made a simple thin crust #Sicilian style #pizza using only the freshest ingredients. The #pizzeria is still owned and operated by the Rizzo family but they have expanded their menu to include ultra-thin Neapolitan slices and specialty #pies, #calzones,...
They made a simple thin crust #Sicilian style #pizza using only the freshest ingredients. The #pizzeria is still owned and operated by the Rizzo family but they have expanded their menu to include ultra-thin Neapolitan slices...
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2015 GVSHP Annual Meeting and Village Awards with Exec. Director Andrew Berman and Calvin Trillin
A great recap of GVSHP's tireless efforts to keep the village special and the presentation of our award (59:53) https://youtu.be/KwiHpGYSWkA?t=59m53s
A great recap of GVSHP's tireless efforts to keep the village special and the presentation of our award (59:53) https://youtu.be/KwiHpGYSWkA?t=59m53s
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STORE FRONT II - Fall 2015
"James and Karla Murray have been capturing impeccably accurate photographs of New York City since the 1990s. In the course of their travels throughout the city’s boroughs they’ve also taken great care to document the stories behind the scenery. The Murrays...
"James and Karla Murray have been capturing impeccably accurate photographs of New York City since the 1990s. In the course of their travels throughout the city’s boroughs they’ve also taken great care to document the stories...
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James and Karla Murray are New York based professional photographers and authors. Their critically acclaimed books New York Nights andStore Front: The Disappearing Face of New Yorkas well as their graffiti publication Broken Windows have set the standard for urban documentation. New York Nights was the winner of the prestigious New York Society Library's 2012 New York City Book Award. James and Karla Murray’s work has been exhibited widely in major institutions and galleries, including solo exhibitions at the Brooklyn Historical Society, Clic Gallery in New York City, and Fotogalerie Im Blauen Haus in Munich, Germany and group shows at the New-York Historical Society. Their photographs are included in the permanent collections of major institutions, including the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, the New York Public Library, and NYU Langone Medical Center. Their photography has appeared in the New York TimesNew York PostDaily News, and The New Yorker.They are represented by Clic Gallery in New York City. James and Karla live in Manhattan with their dog Hudson.

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NEW YORK NIGHTS: Winner of the New York Society Library 2012 New York City Book Award
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