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720 WGN's The Download "Legendary Photographer Art Shay.." 5/3/17
Chicago Magazine "The Life of a City" 1/2017
Santa Fe New Mexican, Lens-crafty 11/25/16
Santa Fe Reporter, History Seer: Art Shay's America 11/23/16
Roosevelt News, National Endowment Award - Troublemakers 8/9/16
Chicago Reader "Art Shay's new show captures the 'Troublemakers'
​      who made history" 11/4/15
​Chicago Reader "Art Shay's 'Troublemakers' preview" 9/9/15
Chicago Tribune "Photos as Love letter on Display" 3/1/15
​WBEZ's Afternoon Shift "..Art Shay on his book My Florence.." 2/10/15
Chicago Reader "Art Shay: The Man with the Golden Lens" 1/29/15
Los Angeles Times "Nelson Algren: unappreciated genius..." 10/13/14
​Chicago Tribune "Doc to Capture Life and Work of Art Shay" 6/12/14
El Mercurio "Art Shay, el fotógrafo, ..." 5/12/14
Slate "Stunning Photographs of American Icons" 3/25/14
Gothamist "Fantastic Old Photos...in NYC for First Time" 3/25/14
The Telegraph "The Photography of Love" 2/16/14
CBS Evening News "Photos tell story of decades-long romance" 2/13/14
WTTW's Chicago Tonight, "My Florence" 2/11/14
Printers Row Journal - "The Writer Observed" 2/2/14
New City Magazine "The Many Lives of Art Shay" 1/22/14
Chicago Magazine "Life Through a Leica" 1/2014
Vimeo Staff Pick HDC's "Art Shay: The Sporting Life & Times" 6/2013
KCRW's Lisa Napoli "Almost 91, and still shooting" 3/6/2013
LAWeekly "Art Shay, Legendary Celebrity Photographer..." 3/5/2013
Chicago Live! Rick Kogan Interview with Art Shay 6/28/2012
​Chicagoist "From the Vault of Art Shay" photo blog 12/2010 - 12/2013





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Art Shay exchanging lessons in Kenya, 1955

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"Art Shay is one of the best photojournalists I know. I've been a fan of his work since the ​early 1950s - before the launch of Playboy magazine."  Hugh Hefner

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