Christine Osinski

Premiere DateApr 19, 2016
00:00 BTR Today
00:41 Summer Days: Staten Island
03:21 Christine Osinski
05:10 An Interesting Place
07:57 Portraits
11:37 Boy With a Gun
14:08 Go Kart
16:36 Fixing Machines
19:24 Boys and a Car
22:05 Strange Trip
24:44 Then and Now
26:05 Digital
28:55 Back to Staten Island
31:06 Finish

This week:

Artist Christine Osinski has a new book of photos called Summer Days Staten Island. The project, shot in the early 1980s, documents the working class neighborhoods of Staten Island, where Christine moved after getting priced out of Manhattan. I spoke with Christine about her Staten Island book, her evolution as a photographer, and what images from 30 years in the past  have to tell us about our present.

Host Thomas
Thomas grew up in Northern California where he fell in love with music and photography while going to punk shows and shooting skate photos. He photography in college, which may or may not qualify him to host an…