Cuba Photography Slide Show

Connolly Branch Library 433 Centre St., Jamaica Plain, MA

Cuba is an endlessly fascinating place with its revolutionary history, breathtaking beauty, classic cars, and colonial architecture. Art galleries are filled with exciting contemporary art that rivals those found in London and New York. Art festivals host internationally renowned ballerinas, musicians and actors. Come view a slide show of photographs by Jamaica Plain photographer, Charlie […]

La Victoria: Resilience and Creativity at Urbano Project

Urbano Project 29 Germania St., Jamaica Plain, MA

La Victoria: Resilience & Creativity, an exhibition of photographs by the SALTO Collective examining issues of belonging and identity in their home city of Santiago, Chile, will be on view at Urbano Project, September 5 – November 8, 2018. An opening celebration will take place on September 5 from 6-8PM, with a talk by Chilean-American […]

Living Portraits: Featuring the Work of Jon Goldman and Robin Radin

Boston Convention and Exhibition Center 415 Summer Street, Boston

Jamaica Plain photographer Robin Radin and Woods Hole artist Jon Goldman are currently exhibiting their work at The Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in the 2nd floor Northwest lobby gallery. The BCEC is located at 415 Summer Street in Boston. The exhibit will run from February 9-May 27, 2019. There will be a reception, which […]

Free

Smartphone Photography: Spring Close-Ups

Arnold Arboretum 125 Arborway, Jamaica Plain, MA

Nancy Katz, Professional Photographer 3 Wednesdays: May 15, 29, June 12, 1:30–3:30pm Location: Hunnewell Building and Landscape Capture the magic of the season with your smartphone. Lilacs, azaleas, horse chestnuts, redbuds, and more will be flowering and leaves will have recently unfurled, providing a perfect venue for close-up photographs. Professional photographer Nancy Katz will teach you […]

$65 – $84

Recurring

Smartphone Photography: Capturing the Colors of Autumn

Arnold Arboretum 125 Arborway, Jamaica Plain, MA

Nancy Katz, Professional Photographer 3 Wednesdays: October 16, 23, 30 1:30–3:30pm Arnold Arboretum, Hunnewell Building and Landscape Capture the drama of fall, when landscapes present a vivid array of colors and the palette is most striking. Professional photographer Nancy Katz will introduce fundamental concepts of landscape photography and then teach techniques for getting the best photographs from […]

$3 – $78

Art Reception – The Light You Cannot See: Infrared Photography by Betsey Henkels

Arnold Arboretum 125 Arborway, Jamaica Plain, MA

Join our exhibiting artist, Betsey Henkels, for a reception in the Hunnewell Lecture Hall on Saturday, October 26, 1:00-3:00pm. Exhibit runs October 25, 2019 – February 2, 2020 Betsey Henkels uses the camera to explore the world in two ways–first by noticing and appreciating objects that she might otherwise overlook, and second, by transforming ordinary […]

Free

Photography with Chris Morgan

Arnold Arboretum 125 Arborway, Jamaica Plain

Saturday, November 2, 1:00–4:00pm;  In this program, professional photographer Chris Morgan will discuss his photographic interests and methods in the classroom and then move outdoors to demonstrate his techniques. Class participants will be able to learn alongside Chris, evaluating views, debating camera angles, and considering focal points in order to shoot better images. Participants should bring […]

$36

Art Reception – The Path Taken: Photography by Lawrence Mullings

Arnold Arboretum 125 Arborway, Jamaica Plain

Opening Reception with the Artist: Saturday, Feb. 8, 1:00-3:00pm (Snowdate Feb. 15, 1:00-3:00pm) Exhibition runs: February 7 – April 26, 2020 On any given day, Lawrence Mullings can be found exploring the paths and hidden corners of the Arboretum. While walking in the landscape to regain his health, his joy in photography was rekindled. He saw […]

Free

Postponed: The Remarkable Photos of Leon Abdalian

Jamaica Plain Branch of the Boston Public Library: 30 South Street 30 South Street, Jamaica Plain

This event has been postponed. Boston Public Library has cancelled all events through April. This event will be rescheduled for the fall. The photographer Leon Hampartzoum Abdalian was born in 1884 in what was Cilician Armenia, then located in the Ottoman Empire (now modern Turkey). He migrated with his family to the United States in […]

Free

A Walk in the Arboretum: Digital Photocollages by Amy Ragus

Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University 125 Arborway, Jamaica Plain, MA

Virtual Art Exhibition Photographer Amy Ragus specializes in multiple frame images of New England landscapes—digital photocollages. Before and during the pandemic, Ragus spent time in the Arboretum, particularly interested in its role as a public space, its open access to everyone. Her work captures the discoveries she found just off a road or path, as […]

Free

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