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A Farther Shorea collection of photographs by Susannah Ray, adjunct associate  professor of Fine Arts, Design, Art History, was featured recently in The New York TimesOn her website, Professor Ray writes, “Inspired by the unfettered humanism of Whitman and by the shifting light and reflective waters of American Luminism, I am gathering images of life upon and alongside New York City’s waterways. After the ravages of Hurricane Sandy, I find it necessary to re-embrace the water as timeless balm, revelation, and rejuvenation.”

Police Officer, The Staten Island Ferry, 2015
Police Officer, The Staten Island Ferry, 2015

In 2012 The New York Times featured photos from Professor Ray’s series Right Coast, which which lovingly captures Rockaway Beach and its surfing community years prior to the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy.

Top photo: Prayers and Offerings, Jamaica Bay, 2014

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