Born in Virginia, Brian Rose moved to New York City in 1977 to attend the Cooper Union.
In 1980 he and fellow Cooper graduate Edward Fausty photographed the Lower East Side of Manhattan, supported by a New York State CAPS grant, and later participated in a photographic survey of the Financial District, funded by the National Endowment for the Arts. In 1985 Rose began photographing the Iron Curtain and the Berlin Wall. That project, continuing to the present, chronicles the fall of the...
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