David Rothenberg

David Rothenberg

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Art
Music and Art

EMAIL: drothenberg@bmcc.cuny.edu


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David Rothenberg is a photographer and educator living in New York. In recent years, Rothenberg has made his home borough of Queens the subject of several major projects. He has produced two books of his work with the publisher ROMAN NVMERALS including Landing Lights Park, which TIME named one of the best photography books of 2018.

Rothenberg was the recipient of the PHOTO 2021 x Perimeter International Photobook Prize for his book Roosevelt Station. In 2019, Rothenberg was awarded the Peters S. Reed Foundation Grant for photography. Rothenberg’s photographs have been published in The New York Times, Hyperallergic, Libération, Die Zeit and The New Yorker. His work is in the permanent collection of the Museum of the City of New York and numerous library special collections including the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, MoMA, and the Amon Carter Museum of American Art.



MFA, Bard College

BFA, Parsons School of Design

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Website: https://davidrothenberg.com/