Don Lorenzo

Photography CV




How Street Photography Saved My Life, March 20, 2011

En Foco

A Conversation with Graciela Iturbide and Martín Weber, October 27, 2010

Understanding Human Nature Through Movement: An Interview with Adriana Groisman, May 13, 2010

Breaking Bread with Mi Raza: an interview with Rojelio Reyes Rodriguez, April 17, 2010

Seeing Beauty in Tragedy: An Interview with Bonnie Portelance, March 27, 2010

Nueva Luz, photographic journal

Brown is the New White: Review of En Foco exhibit at Aperture, forthcoming, Fall 2010

En Foco Touring Gallery Exibition: Tango, Never Before Midnight, Volume 14, No. 3, Summer 2010

Examiner, National Fine Arts

No beginning, middle, or end: a journey through the art world with Savannah, October 15, 2010

A Talk with Noah Becker, October 15, 2010

Three art shows worth exploring in NYC this weekend, October 7, 2010

How to marry a (Russian) millionaire: An interview with fine art photographer Irina Davis, October 6, 2010

Examiner, New York Photography

Remaining Relevant: Interview with Photographer Linda Troeller, forthcoming, Fall 2010

Interview with Photographer Lothar Troeller, forthcoming, Fall 2010

From shooting thugs in Parisian ghettos to winning the 2011 TED Prize: JR , October 22, 2010

Photographers File Class Action Against Google, April 7, 2010

WIN & APA|NY 'Fools Rush In' Photography Seminar, April 1: portfolio reviews & panel presentations, March 31, 2010

NYC Resource Magazine Cocktail Party Tonight!, March 25, 2010

Art Against All Odds: An Interview with NYC Photographer Helena de Vengoechea, February 18, 2010

One Case Silent Photography Auction: Supporting the fight against breast cancer one case at a time, January 4, 2010

Picture Black Friday, November 27, 2009, November 25, 2009

Presenting Your Work to The Fine Art Community: Marketing Photos with Mary Virginia Swanson, November 16, 2009

Interview with Artist Sherry Karver: Once a City Girl, Always a City Girl, October 1, 2009

The Met celebrates the 50th anniversary of photographer Robert Frank’s The Americans, September 24, 2009

Annie buys more time, judge allots more time to Leibovitz to negotiate with ACG, September 4, 2009

Was Annie under the influence? Why Leibovitz got herself into this mess, September 4, 2009

Hyman Shoots Nudes at Met, Model Arrested, September 3, 2009

Vanity gets the best of Annie Leibovitz, August 25, 2009

The Big Picture: telling newsworthy stories via photography, July 24, 2009

PDN 25th Annual Photographers’ Self-Promo AwardsJuly 8, 2009

Life & Death in Brooklyn: NY photography industry mourns Michael & celebrates the birth of a studio, June 26, 2009

A New Studio Grows in Brooklyn—Tonight!, June 25, 2009

What moves the world more: Art or Design?, June 24, 2009

Leading the Reality Revival: an interview with fine art photography dealer Sasha Wolf , June 8, 2009

Living Large Like Lincoln: an interview with Korean artist Hyung Koo Kang, June 8, 2009

Preserving the lessons of life and death in the desert: an interview with artist Stan Gaz, May 15, 2009

Annie Leibowitz’s liquidity woes eased by Lifetime Achievement Award at the 25th ICP Infinity Show, May 14, 2009

Exploring the wonder of life (and death) through art: an interview with artist Mark Kessell, May 11, 2009

Life lived as a sacrament: an interview with notable fine art photography dealer Bonni Benrubi, May 3, 2009

Going once…Going twice…Sold! an interview with innovator and art dealer Daniel Cooney, April 23, 2009

Good art must have soul: an interview with art dealer Brian Clamp, April 21, 2009

Life teaches us what good art is: an interview with art dealer Alan Klotz, April 21, 2009

What really lies down under: an interview with emerging artist Benedikt Partenheimer, April 21, 2009

Great art gives you energy: an interview with art dealer Deborah Bell, April 20, 2009

Photographer gets Hizoner in trouble! Mayor Bloomberg insults reporter, April 17, 2009

Worm Carnevale: a profile, April 11, 2009

Portrait of a renaissance man: An in depth look at photographer Ira Fox, April 11, 2009

An interview with artist In Sook Kim, part 2, April 11, 2009

Gangsters, nail polish and colluding against nature: An interview with Jang Taewon, April 11, 2009

Introducing the newest online artists and photographer portfolio and service directory—Veaux, April 11, 2009

Goodbye Coney Island? Hello, Secretary of Arts: an interview with Dr. Patrick Amsellem, part II, April 11, 2009

In New York we walk the dog, but in China they Wok The Dog: A conversation with Charlie Grosso, April 11, 2009

Growing Up and Coming Home with Gail Albert Halaban, April 11, 2009

New and emerging points of view from the Hearst 8X10 Photography Biennial, April 7, 2009

Goodbye Coney Island? Hello, Secretary of Arts: an interview with Dr. Patrick Amsellem, part I, March 31, 2009

AIPAD, the necessary evil and Art, the perfect looking glass, March 25, 2009

News sites offer spectacular array of photographs, March 25, 2009

ONEIRIC: Parsons School of Design's photoFEAST presents its 4th annual spring exhibition, March 25, 2009

Uptown Bound: Ceres presents Masayo Nishimura’s New York City subway photographs , March 25, 2009

The AIPAD Photography Show New York Celebrates its 30th Anniversary, March 26-29, 2009, March 25, 2009

Sex, drugs and how art helps us understand the human condition: an interview with artist In Sook Kim, March 25, 2009

A-Rod photo making news, March 25, 2009

Local NYC photographer featured as entrepreneur who makes business succeed at home, March 25, 2009

Photography may be dead on the streets of Paris, but it is alive and well in New York City, March 25, 2009

Defining Art and Pornography: Thomas Ruff vs. In Sook Kim at the Armory Art Show, March 25, 2009

Photography Showcased at the Armory Art Show, March 25, 2009

USA releases photography book, American Character: A Photographic Journey, March 25, 2009

E. O. Hoppé at Bruce Silverstein, March 14, March 25, 2009

Infusing Life Through Art: Mi Sangre, a photography exhibition by Rojelio Reyes Rodriguez, March 25, 2009

Who in the World is Alex? Resource Magazine and Dripbook Peeps Drink & Meet at ACE!, March 25, 2009

Castro Camera Store Owner, Harvey Milk, May Get His Day in Sunny California, March 25, 2009

Photographer Lawrence Schiller and Pop International at The 2009 International Artexpo, March 25, 2009

A certain darkness looms over Chelsea: Visiting the Jehsong Baak exhibit at RWFA, March 25, 2009

The 50th Anniversary Communication Arts Photography Competition, Deadline March 6, 2009, March 25, 2009

The 2009 New York Photo Festival and Awards Contest, March 25, 2009

Rain Tiger

Freedom To Be, Expressions, September, 2007

The One with the Golden Tress, Expressions, August, 2007

Waking in the Obliquity of The Ecliptic, Expressions, June, 2007

Revista Güey

Esto Es Mi Dios (This is My God), February 27, 2008


How The Other Half Lives, Editor, E-Book & Print, February 2012

25 lecciones que he aprendido sobre la fotografía ... la vida

Spanish translation of 25 Lessons, April 2011

25 lezioni che ho imparato sulla fotografía…vita

Italian translation of 25 Lessons, E-Book & Print, March 2011

Murals of Spanish Harlem, printed, May 2011

25 Lessons I've Learned about Photography, E-Book, Text Only, February 2010

Subway Stories: Photos from the New York City Subway, December 2009

the lost man chronicles, book 2, the art of love, January 2009

25 Lessons I've Learned about Photography, 3rd Edition, Paperback, Text Only, December 2008

A Letter to A Muse, December 2008

the lost man chronicles, book 1, the art of living, November 2008

25 Lessons I've Learned about Photography, 2nd edition, with 25 new photos, October 2008

Art Matters: Chronicles of Love, Lust and Debauchery Selected Prose and Verse, 2005-2008, July 2008

StreetWise: How to be a Great Photographer, Lessons Learned on the Streets of New York City: The 25 Lessons Trilogy: 25 Lessons I've Learned (about photography); 25 More Lessons (I've Learned); and 25 Points of Creativity, May 2008

Sentimientos, May 2008

Be Yourself: A celebration of the spirit of the individual as captured on the streets of New York City, April 2008

25 Lessons, The Art of Living, March 2008

Agape, a novel about the power of love, March 1992

Online Original Texts (still FREE for public viewing)

100 New York Stories (High)

25 Points of Creativity

25 Lessons Learned

25 More Lessons (I've Learned)

A Letter to A Muse

Parities and Parodies

the lost man chronicles:

book one: the art of living

book two: the art of love

book four: the art of writing

book eight: musings from the moon

book nine: i am me

book ten: aging

book eleven: a brave new world

book twelve: genius

book thirteen: euphony

book fourteen: the changing seasons

book fifteen: ms. chief and miss adventures


Columbia University, New York, NY, 1992-1994

School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA)

Masters of International Affairs, Concentration: International Law, Latin America

• Marshall for the School of International and Public Affairs, Graduation Ceremonies, 1994

• Program Research Assistant Fellowship, 1993-1994

• President and Provost Student Initiative Fund Grant, Fall 1993

• Editor and Student Liaison, Dean’s weekly newsletter

• Events Director, Institute of Latin American and Iberian Studies

• Foreign Language Exchange, Founder/Director; established network of 17 language groups with 200 participants; supervised 25 group leaders. 1993-94.

• SIPA Runner's Club, President, established and managed network of 50. ‘93-'94.

• SIPA Student Association, Social Chairperson & Director of Student Programs, 1994.

• Alianza De Latin American Student Associations, Founder and Director. Spring 1993.

San Jose State University, San Jose, CA, 1991-1992

Graduate Studies in Political Science and Economics

• Burton R. Brazil Scholarship, Spring 1991

• Minority Graduate Student Fellowship, Fall 1991

• English Tutor, SJSU Writing Lab, Fall 1991 - Spring 1992

University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, 1985-1989

Bachelor of Fine Arts in International Arts & Cultural Studies

Bellarmine College Preparatory, San Jose, CA, 1991-1992