Jeff Mermelstein

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Jeff Mermelstein
Born 1957 (age 60–61)
New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA[1]
Nationality USA
Known for Photography
Years active 1981 – present

Jeff Mermelstein (born 1957)[2] is a photojournalist and street photographer, known for his work in New York City. Captures the everyday life of a typical hardworking New Yorker


  • 1991: Aaron Siskind Foundation Individual Photographer's Fellowship[3]
  • 1998: European Publishers Award for Photography[4]



  • 1987 - Color Photographs, Dance Theater Workshop Gallery; New York City[1]
  • 1991 - Recent Color Photographs, The Camera Club of New York, New York City[1]
  • 1999-2001 - SideWalk, Italy, France, Ireland, Canada[1]
  • 2002 - Ground Zero, International Center of Photography, New York[1]
  • 2006 - Jeff Mermelstein, Steven Kasher Gallery, New York City[1]


Three books by Mermelstein (among unrelated Pelicans)

Books by Mermelstein[edit]

Other books with contributions by Mermelstein[edit]

  • Sophie Howarth and Stephen McLaren, eds. Street Photography Now.


  1. ^ a b c d e f "Biography & Links". Jeff Mermelstein. Retrieved 2014-04-08. 
  2. ^ "Biography". Jeff Mermelstein. Steven Kasher Gallery. Archived from the original on 2014-04-13. Retrieved 2014-04-08. 
  3. ^ "Biography". Jeff Mermelstein. Rick Wester Fine Art. Archived from the original on 2014-04-13. Retrieved 2014-04-08. 
  4. ^ "Previous winners Archived 2015-02-15 at the Wayback Machine.", European Publishers Award for Photography. Accessed 1 May 2014.

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