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Dave Calver

Dave Calver (davecalver.com), born in Rochester, NY, in 1954, is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design. New Yorkers are familiar with his iconic snow-people used for years to promote The Lincoln Center BID’s Annual Winter’s Eve Concert. 
Over the years, strap hangers’ NY commutes have been enlivened by Dave’s three MTA Art Posters.  One of these, NYC Bling, went on to receive a major Silver Medal Award from the Society of Illustrators. Calver’s artwork can also be seen in Taschen’s noted book “100 Illustrators’ where he is featured among the world’s top talent; he has also graced the pages of Time, Newsweek, and New York Magazine. The collection exhibited in The Light Box Gallery at The Betsy Hotel includes work spanning the entirety of his career, including selections from his recently published graphic novel, Limbo Lounge (which is available for purchase at our front desk).
 

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Muhammad Ali

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Currently Exhibited in LT Steak & Seafood
Enjoy an exclusive collection of Muhammad Ali photographs by Neil Leifer, Carl Fischer, and Larry Spitzer featuring extraordinarily intimate, intense, and simply stunning moments in history. Curated

Robert Zuckermann

Currently Exhibited in Art Deco Wing
A Film industry photographer, his Hollywood career ended when he was diagnosed with Adult Polyglucosan Body Disease, compromising his mobility. This series is from time spent in nursing homes and hospitals over the past year.
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Carlos Andres Cruz

Currently Exhibited in Underground Gallery
Carlos Andres Cruz is a dog photographer who specializes in creating images that reflect the dynamism, joy, and character of dogs in relaxed, enjoyable environments.