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MAIN GALLERY: Photosynthesis VIII

June 13, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - July 10, 2013 @ 4:00 pm

Photosynthesis VIII
A collaboration between the Boston Arts Academy & Winchester High School

June 13 – July 10
Opening Reception with the Artists, June 13, 7 PM 

By creating photographic portraits of themselves and their surroundings, students from the two schools explored their sense of self and place in a unique collaborative program at the Griffin Museum. The students were encouraged to explore the importance of props, the environment, facial expression, metaphor, and body language in portrait photography. Artist-mentors were photographers Mary Beth Meehan, Dominic Chavez, and Sam Sweezy. 

Alison Nordstrom, curator of the George Eastman House, and Sweezy gathered with students for a group discussion of the work and a final edit of the exhibition. 

John Tunney gives a gallery talk about his exhibit, Jellyfish – which is in the Atelier Gallery – for museum members at 6:15 PM, June 13, prior to the opening reception for all exhibits.


June 13, 2013 @ 12:00 pm
July 10, 2013 @ 4:00 pm
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Griffin Museum of Photography
67 Shore Road
Winchester, MA 01890 United States
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