Harvey Wang

New York, New York, United States


Harvey Wang is a widely published photographer and award-winning filmmaker. He has published five books, including the critically acclaimed “Harvey Wang’s New York” and “Flophouse: Life on the Bowery.” His photographs have been exhibited in museums and galleries across the country. A film and commercial director since 1993, Harvey Wang has won two Emmy Awards and his short films, ranging in style and approach from documentary to experimental, have been seen in festivals all over the world. His film “Milton Rogovin: The Forgotten Ones” won the prize for Best Documentary Short at the 2003 Tribeca Film Festival, and “Triptych” was chosen as Best Experimental Film at the 2004 Rhode Island International Film Festival. “The Last New Yorker,” his first feature film starring Dominic Chianese, Dick Latessa and Kathleen Chalfant, won many film festival awards before opening at the Quad Cinema in New York in 2010. “The New Republic” called the film “a daring piece of work.” Harvey Wang's feature doc "From Darkroom to Daylight" will be finished in 2013.