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April 13, 2010
Upcoming PRC Exhibitions and Programs
Lecture: Kenro Izu

kenro lecture

Thursday, April 15, 2010
Boston University's Sargent College (Aud-101)
635 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA
BU T-Stop (BU East)

During a 1979 trip to Egypt Izu became deeply moved by the sacred sites that motivated him to begin his series of sacred places around the world. His images are platinum contact prints shot with his custom-made 14x20 camera. Izu has received numerous awards including the prestigious National Endowment of the Arts Award in 1984 and a Guggenheim Fellowship in 2002. He has published nine monographs including Light Over Ancient Angkor, Sacred Places, Kenro Izu: Blue, Bhutan,and his most recent monograph Kenro Izu: A 30 Year Retrospectivewill be available for sale at the lecture for signing.

Members $10, Non-Members $15, Full-time students $5

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Fundraiser for the PRC and Cambodian Children's Hospital with Kenro Izu

You are cordially invited to attend a special reception to meet Kenro Izu and view an exhibition of his work at the Robert Klein Gallery
38 Newbury Street, Boston
Friday, April 16
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The reception is a fundraiser for The Angkor Hospital for Children, a charity founded by Izu to aid children in Cambodia and The Photographic Resource Center, Boston
Requested donation: $50 minimum per person
Wine and hors d'oeuvres will be served.
Please RSVP by April 15.

Ways to RSVP and make a donation:
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All contributions are tax-deductible.
EXPOSURE: The 15th Annual PRC Juried Exhibition
Juried by Mia Fineman, Senior Research Associate, Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC.
April 23 - June 20, 2010

Photograph by Stella Johnson
Stella Johnson
Opening reception
Friday, April 23, 5:30 - 7:30pm

Each year, the PRC is pleased to host a juried exhibition with a nationally-renowned juror. This prestigious competition is a great opportunity to view new work as well as see topics in which contemporary minds are engaged. With only about a dozen artists selected from close to 300 entries, the PRC Juried Exhibition is a highly competitive and revered program....More

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LECTURE: Fred Ritchin

ritchinAfter Photography:
In a digital environment, what can emerge from a medium transformed? How will it change us as people? And how can we influence what comes next?

Thursday, April 29, 2010
Northeastern University (Building 20F, in West Village)
MBTA T-Stop (E-Line - Northeastern)
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Fred Ritchin is author of the recently published book, After Photography,and has been writing on the digital challenge for media since a major article for The New York Times Magazinein 1984. He is professor of Photography and Imaging at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, ...More

This lecture is in collaboration with Northeastern University

Members $10, Non-Members $15, Full-time students $5
Free for Students of Institutional Members
2010 New England Portfolio Review Event
Slots still available for Saturday reviews

The Griffin Museum of Photography and the PRC have teamed up once again to present a weekend of portfolio reviews with some of New England's top museum professionals, gallery owners and directors, art buyers, critics and educators.

This year's event will take place on Friday and Saturday, May 7th & 8th from 9am - Noon on the campus of Northeastern University.

For more information and to sign up for this event, visit, www.portfolio
Registration closes 5:00 pm, Friday, April 16.
Photograph by Amy Thompson from Behind Walls: Girls' Education and Daily Life in Rural Morocco
Amy Thompson
Portfolio Reviews at the PRC

The PRC will be offering our members an opportunity to have their work reviewed by a guest reviewer each month.

Amy Thompson will be reviewing portfolios on Wednesday, April 28, 2010 from Noon until 4pm.

Amy began her career freelancing out of the New York Times Washington bureau. While completing her MFA in photography at Ohio University she was awarded at ...more

The PRC will begin taking reservations for 20 minute sessions starting Wednesday, April 21st at 10am. To reserve a space, call 617-975- 0600. This is on a first-come, first-served basis.
The 8th Annual Independent Film Festival Boston

The 8th Annual Independent Film Festival Boston is taking place April 21-28 at the Somerville Theatre, Brattle Theatre, Coolidge Corner Theatre, and the Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston. Close to a hundred films will be shown along with nightly parties and weekend panel discussions. Tickets and passes for all events are on sale now at


Tue. 4/27 - 7:00pm - ICA
A man deals with being savagely beaten by creating beautiful photographs of G.I. Joe and Barbie dolls to narrate his fantasy life.

Teenage Paparazzo
Sat. 4/24 - 2:00pm - Somerville Theatre
In his latest documentary, Adrian Grenier (Entourage) depicts the rise to fame and success of the youngest member of Hollywood's paparazzi.
 Become and Intern or Volunteer at the PRC

The PRC is able to be the premier photography organization in New England only because of the many interns and volunteers who work with us throughout the year. As this academic year comes to a close, we are looking for new interns and volunteers for the summer and fall.

Interested candidates should send an email to Erica Ligeski, Membership and Administration Manager, at
LISTINGS: Photo Events in New England

School of the Museum of Fine Arts.Fifth Year Exhibition 2010.Talk: 12:30pm. 230 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115.

Photographic Resource Center. Kenro Izu.Lecture: 7pm. 617-975-0600. Boston University Sargent College, 635 Comm. Ave. (Aud 101), Boston, MA 02215.

Harvard University.Discussion on oil in Nigeria with internationally renowned photographer Ed Kashi and journalist Peter Maass: 7pm. Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA.

Jewett Art Gallery. Eyes of the Flaneuse: Women Photographers of New York City. Lecture: 5pm. 781-283-2056. 106 Central Street Wellesley, MA, 02481.

Tufts University.MFA Thesis Exhibition. Opening Reception: 5:30-8pm. 617- 627-3518. Tuft's University Art Gallery at the Aidekman Arts Center. 40 Talbot Ave. Medford, MA 02155.

St. Paul's School. Connie Imboden. Opening Reception: 6:30-8pm. 603-229-4644. The Art Center in Hargate. 325 Pleasant Street, Concord, New Hampshire 03301.

Gallery Seven. Black & White Photography in the Digital Age. Reception: 7-9pm. 978-897-9777. 7 Nason Street, Maynard, MA 01754.

Gallery Kayafas.TRIIIBE Opening Reception:6pm. 617-482-0411. 450 Harrison Avenue #37 Boston, MA 02118.

Stauch-Mosse artist's lecture. Alessandra Sanguinetti. Lecture: 6:30pm. 617-353-2401. Kenmore Classroom Building, 565 Commonwealth Ave, Room 101, Boston, MA 02215.

Rhode Island School of Design.Ann Fessler.Lecture: 7pm. 401-454-6122. Metcalf Auditorium, Chace Center, 20 North Main St, Providence, RI 02903.

Museum of Fine Arts.Lizi Brown, Michael Bühler-Rose and Wendy Jean Hyde."SMFA Traveling Scholars" Gallery Talk: 6pm. 617-267-9703. Sharf Visitor Center, 465 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115.

Mills Gallery @ Boston Center for the Arts.Artadia Awards Exhibition.Gallery Talk: 6pm. 617-426-1119. 551 Tremont St., Boston, MA 02116.

Wheaton CollegeSenior Studio Art Majors Exhibition. Opening Reception: 7pm. 508- 286-3644. Beard & Weil Galleries. 26 East Main Street, Norton, MA 02766.

Photographic Resource Center.EXPOSURE: The 15th Annual PRC Juried Exhibition.Opening reception, 5:30pm, PRC Gallery, 832 Commonwealth Ave., Boston.

Linda K. Paresky Conference Center at Simmon's College.New England Women in Photography: Handmade Photography in the Digital Age.Speakers: Karen Haas, France Scully Osterman, Jo Sandman, Laura Blacklow, Jesseca Ferguson. Conference: 9:30am-4pm. RVSP with $35 ($15 w/ student i.d.) payment required by April 19th. 617-521-2480. 300 The Fenway, Boston, MA.

New England Women in Photography. Handmade Photography in the Digital Age. Lunch,Speakers, and Networking Opportunity 9:30am - 4pm. Cost: $35, Student: $15. Simmons College, 300 The Fenway, Boston MA 02115.

MassArt.Walead Beshty. Lecture: 2pm. 617-879-7000. Tower Auditorium, 621 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115.

Garner Center at New England School of Photography. Andrea Wenglowskyj. Opening Reception: 7-9pm. 617-437-1868. 537 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215.

Photographic Resource Center. Lecture by Fred Ritchin. 7pm, Northeastern University (Building 20F, in West Village).

Judi Rotenberg Gallery.Man Up: Jesse Burke, Steve Locke, El C Leonardo, Rune Olsen. Opening Reception: 6-8pm. 617-437-1518. 130 Newbury Street Boston, MA 02116.

Sert Gallery @ Harvard University. VES Thesis Exhibition 2010. Reception: 5:30-6:30pm. 617-495-3251. Carpenter Center for the Arts, 24 Quincy St, Cambridge, MA 02138.

Gallery Kayafas.TRIIIBE Event:6-9pm. 617-482-0411. 450 Harrison Avenue #37 Boston, MA 02118.

. Abelardo Morell. Lecture: 6pm. . 617-879-7000. Tower Auditorium, 621 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115.

Addison Woolley Gallery at Studio 203A
David Wade and Fran Vita-Taylor Photographs Opening Reception 5pm. 207-450-8499. 61 Pleasant Street Portland, ME 04101.

The Schoolhouse Gallery. The Spring Arts Competition Reception: 6-8pm. 508-487-4800 494. Commercial Street, Provincetown, MA 02657.

PHOTOSTOP Gallery & Studio
. Upper Valley PhotoSlam 2010 . 802-698-0320. 85 North Main Street, Tip Top Media Arts Building, Suite 150, White River Junction, VT 05001.

Gallery Kayafas. TRIIIBE. TRIIIBE Multiples Evening: Look-A-Likes and Like-A-Looking: 6-9pm. 617-482-0411. 450 Harrison Avenue #37 Boston, MA 02118.

Ritter Bin Photo Studio
. The Best Ways to Build Buzz: Effective Studio Marketing. Workshop: 9-5pm. 617-930-4632. 46 Waltham St., Studio 209, Boston, MA 02118.

Gallery Kayafas.
TRIIIBE. End of Exhibition Event: 6-9pm. 617-482-0411. 450 Harrison Avenue #37 Boston, MA 02118.


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