Arnold Weissberg Photography

Old Country/New Country (18 images)

“Old Country/New Country” is photos made at immigrant national day parades in New York City. Some of the people in them are immigrants and some aren’t. I don’t know which is which. Although these were made at parades, they are not of parades. Parades make everyone look alike and I’m interested in what sets individuals apart. And the tension that inevitably arises between the old and the new. Inside each person lives two cultures that can’t be mixed....
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