Kensington Blues | Photographs by Jeffrey Stockbridge
Photographs by Jeffrey Stockbridge
Self-Published, 2017, 168 pages: 91 color photographs, 10” x 12.5”
Stockbridge delivered a powerful artist talk at the 10th Annual Filter Photo Festival. He discussed this amazing project and the relationships he's forged in the making of these photographs. This is a must see series!
Kensington Blues is a fine-art photography book documenting the those affected by drug addiction and prostitution along Kensington Avenue in North Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Ninety-one large-format color photographs paired with audio transcripts and handwritten journal entries, created over a period of 5 years, tell the personal stories of those fighting to survive their addiction and the neighborhood.