Conboy has found places that Smith had photographed, and rephotographed those places today, showing us what is there now. It is a reflection of how the city has changed and stayed the same over the past half-century. Matthew's exhibit is called Pittsburgh Project.
Shriner's Circus Parade, Sixth Street Bridge, 1965 by W. Eugene Smith
Sixth Street Bridge, 2008 by Matthew Liam Conboy
Matthew Conboy will exhibit 100 of his own photographs, as well as contact sheets of W. Eugene Smith's photographs, and three videos for Pittsburgh Project at 901 Penn Gallery (the old Watercolors Gallery space) on Dec. 31, 6-11pm.http://matthewconboyphoto.com/index.html