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June 29, 2010
Opens July 6
Crisis & Opportunity: Documenting the Global Recession
July 6 - August 1, 2010
Opening Reception: Thursday, July 15, 5:30 - 7:30 pm

PRC Gallery, 832 Commonwealth Avenue

Photo by Tomasz Tomaszewski

Produced by, this show features the work of four photographers who are the winners of a call for entries on the global recession. The exhibit was first exhibited at powerHouse Arena in Brooklyn, NY, February 16-March 14.

First place winner is Tomasz Tomaszewski from Poland for his exhibit "Hades?", an exploration of workers in Upper Silesia, Poland who are loosing their jobs and ways of life as a result of the global recession and economic restructuring.

For more information, see

Documentary Night at the PRC!
Thursday, July 22, 6:30-8:30 pm
Bring your documentary work (prints or on a laptop) to discuss with others, or just come to look. To register to show work at Documentary Night (first come, first served basis), or for more information, email [email protected] or call the PRC at 617-975-0600. Bring refreshments to share!
from the blog

Hello, Minnesota

from PRC Blog, by George Slade
Program Manager/Curator

I brought a few books with me on my last trip back from Minnesota. Having discovered early in my time here that for some inexplicable reason the PRC's otherwise impressively thorough Siskind Library was missing some books I've contributed to, and having realized that I had extra copies sitting around my house in St. Paul, I felt compelled to contribute a few pieces of my publishing history to the collection here. I trust no one will consider me overly self-serving in this.
Yael Ben-Zion
by George Slade

Photo by Yael Ben-Zion
Yael Ben-Zion

This spotlight previews coming attractions. The last portfolio review I had during my June sessions on Wednesday the 23rd was with Yael Ben-Zion. Yael came up from New York City to show me her work about Israel. Although she was born in Minneapolis (will I always find Minnesota connections?) in 1973, she left my home turf after three months and grew up in Israel with dual citizenship.

She returned to the United States to attend Yale Law School, and earned degrees in 2001 (LL.M.) and 2004 (J.S.D.). While in New Haven, she met photographer and assistant professor of photography David Hilliard,

Click for complete spotlight.
LISTINGS: Photo Events in New England

July 1
Addison Woolley Gallery
Inaugural (July 1-31; Gala Reception: July 1, 5-8pm) 132 Washington Avenue, Portland, ME 04101. 207-450-8499

Griffin Museum of Photography - Main Gallery
16th Juried Exhibition  (June 30-August 29) Opening Reception: 7-9pm; Gallery talk: 6:15pm. 67 Shore Road, Winchester, MA 01890. 781-729-1158.

July 2
Khaki Gallery
Wally Gilbert: Vanishing Profiles (June 1- July 30; Reception: 6-8pm). 460 Harrison Avenue Boston, MA 02811. 617-423-0105.

PHOTOSTOP Gallery & Studio
In.side.out.side Photos by Andrea Greitzer and Rob Strong
(July 2-30) Opening Reception: 5-8pm, Gallery Talk: 7pm. 85 North Main Street, Suite 150, White River Junction, VT 05001.  802-698-0320.

Vermont Center for Photography
Vermont Hippies from the Seventies: Photographs by Rebecca Lepkoff and Peter Simon (July 2-August 1) Opening Reception and Book Signing: 5:30-8:30pm. 49 Flat Street, Brattleboro, VT 05301. 802-251-6051.

July 7
Honan-Allston Branch, Boston Public Library - Boston Photography Center
The Neighborhood Project (July 7-August) Opening Reception: 5:30-7:45pm. 300 North Harvard Street, Allston, MA 02134.

July 8
Panopticon Gallery
William Wegman: Inside/Outside (July 8-September 7) Opening Reception with the Artist: 5:30-7:30. 502c Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215. 617-267-8929.

July 9
Gallery Kayafas
Rob Knight Sleepless, Yoav Horesh (my) American Life, Brian Unwin Detroit (June 4-July 9) Reception: 5:30-8pm. 450 Harrison Ave #37, Boston, MA 02118.  617 482-0411.

Khaki Gallery
Wally Gilbert: Vanishing Profiles (June 1- July 30) Reception:  6-8pm). 460 Harrison Avenue Boston, MA 02811. 617-423-0105.

July 10
Gallery Seven
The Elegant Miniature (June 26-July 24) Reception: 7-9pm. 7 Nason St., Maynard, MA 01754. 978-897-9777.

July 15
Photographic Resource Center
Crisis & Opportunity: Documenting the Global Recession (July 6-August 8) Opening Reception July 15: 5:30-7:30pm. 832 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215.  617-975-0600.

July 20
RISD Museum
Odyssey: The Photographs of Linda Connor (July 2-October 31, Museum is Closed in August) Gallery Talk: 12pm. 224 Benefit Street, Providence, RI 02903. 401-454-6322.

July 31
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
Out of the Box: Photography Portfolios from the Permanent Collection (through October). Artist Talk with Marcus Halevi: 3pm
51 Sandy Pond Rd., Lincoln, MA 01773. 781-259-8355.

Click here for a complete list of current exhibitions and events.


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