Constructing Equality: Unveiling the Hidden Heroes of New York's Construction Industry
In the bustling chaos of New York City, a silent revolution unfolds within the construction industry. Through my lens, I bring to light the untold stories of remarkable women who rewrite the script. "Constructing Equality" captures their determination, resilience, and trailblazing spirit.Using diptychs, I create a visual dance between their workplaces and sanctuaries. Accompanied by profound whispers drawn from intimate interviews, each image reveals the profound experiences of these extraordinary women amidst the clamor.These women embody grit and grace, forging paths where none existed before. They challenge norms, topple walls, and inspire generations to come. Through this project, I honor their contributions and ignite conversations about gender, equality, and the transformative energy of women in male-dominated fields.As a storyteller through the lens, I unravel the tapestry of gender, culture, and identity. Born in New Delhi and immersed in the vibrant kaleidoscope of New York City, I capture the nuances of human existence. "Constructing Equality" showcases the resilient spirits of these women who shape the city's skyline. Education at the International Center of Photography and collaborations with The New York Times, NBC News, and Reuters have guided my creative journey. Exhibitions at Photoville allow me to share visual stories that amplify underrepresented voices.Aligned with Women Photograph and Diversify, I advocate for inclusivity in photography. This project empowers women marginalized within the construction industry. Within these frames, witness the symphony of triumphs and tribulations. These stories provoke empathy and question existing paradigms. By celebrating women's contributions, we pave the way for a future of recognition and value. "Constructing Equality" is a love letter to the unsung heroines breathing life into our city.