Jesse Burke in Photobook Showcase at Griffin Museum

Photographer Jesse Burke will discuss the photobook publication process at an artist’s showcase at the Griffin Museum of Photography on Sunday, March 26th. Find out more and purchase tickets at the Griffin Museum website.

Photobook Showcase
March 26, 2017
2:00-4:00pm

The Griffin Museum of Photograhy
67 Shore Road
Winchester, MA
(718)729-1158
For more information

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Blog post by:
Raechel McCarthy, Associate Director

Adam Ekberg artist residency at Yaddo


Images: (Left) The artist at Yaddo; (Right) Adam Ekberg, “Untitled (Frozen Man),” 2016, Archival pigment print.

Photographer Adam Ekberg just completed his month-long residency at the prestigious Yaddo artist retreat in Saratoga Springs, New York. Having produced many of his best artworks in the wintertime, we are excited to see what he created during his February residency!

The Corporation of Yaddo was founded in 1900 by financier Spencer Trask and his wife, Katrina. They bequeathed the property and their fortune to the establishment of a residency program for artists, which first opened its doors in 1926. The Yaddo website states:

The Trasks’ legacy has been profound. John Cheever wrote that the “forty or so acres on which the principal buildings of Yaddo stand have seen more distinguished activity in the arts than any other piece of ground in the English-speaking community and perhaps the world.” Collectively, Yaddo artists have won 74 Pulitzer Prizes, 29 MacArthur Fellowships, 68 National Book Awards, and a Nobel Prize (Saul Bellow, who won the Nobel for Literature in 1976). Notable Yaddo artists through the turn of the millennium include James Baldwin, Leonard Bernstein, Truman Capote, Aaron Copland, Philip Guston, Patricia Highsmith, Langston Hughes, Ted Hughes, Jacob Lawrence, Sylvia Plath, Martin Puryear, Katherine Anne Porter, Amy Sillman, Clyfford Still, and David Foster Wallace. More recent guests include Terry Adkins, Laurie Anderson, Jeffrey Eugenides, Sheri Fink, and Matthew Weiner.

Browse Adam Ekberg’s work at ClampArt

Blog post by:
Raechel McCarthy, Associate Director

See Lissa Rivera & BJ Lillis talk “Beautiful Boy” in new video

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Henry Horenstein lecture at The Print Center, 01.26.2017

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Two Mark Morrisroe photographs now in the collection of the Wadsworth Atheneum

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Jan Rattia receives fellowship at Houston Center for Photography

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Lissa Rivera artist talk at Recess on 12.09.2016

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Lissa Rivera artist lecture at LUCAD

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Rachel Papo & Brian Young book signing at ClampArt on Thursday, 11.17.2016

Images: [above] © Rachel Papo, “Roan with Kilda and April,” 2011, Digital C-print; [below] © Brian Young, “Untitled (from the ‘Subway Series’),” 1984, Gelatin silver print. On Thursday, 11.17.2016, from 6.00-8.00 pm, ClampArt is hosting a book signing event with artists Rachel Papo and Brian Young. Both artists will be

Marc Yankus on PBS/Channel 13

Installation image of Marc Yankus, “The Secret Lives of Buildings”; Image © Randhy Rodriguez Tune in to PBS/Channel 13’s show “NYC-Arts” on Thursday, November 3rd at 8:00pm to catch their feature on Marc Yankus and his current exhibition “The Secret Lives of Buildings.” If you aren’t able to watch it

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Image: © Lissa Rivera, “Prospect Park,” 2015, Archival pigment print. Congratulations to Lissa Rivera, who was included in this year’s Critical Mass Top 50! Her series “Beautiful Boy” has garnered raves far and wide, and we look forward to exhibiting her work at ClampArt in 2017. View all of the

Lori Nix and Kathleen Gerber creations on view at Bruce Museum

Image: © Lori Nix and Kathleen Gerber, “Sirens,” 2016, Archival pigment print. Lori Nix and Kathleen Gerber are participating in the Bruce Museum’s biennial holiday exhibition of miniature artworks. Opening on October 29th, this year’s exhibition is titled “Small Scales: Lands of Enchantment.” New photography and a diorama created by

Jeannette Montgomery Barron’s work on view in Rome

Images: © Jeannette Montgomery Barron, 2013. Jeannette Montgomery Barron’s work will be on view at the American Academy in Rome as part of the exhibition “A View of One’s Own,” opening Thursday, October 13, 2016. Along with photography by archaeologist Esther Boise Van Deman and author Georgina Masson, the exhibition

John Arsenault artist talk at Library of Congress

Image: © John Arsenault, “Exit (Self Portrait),” 2012, Archival pigment print. On Wednesday, October 12th, 2016, artist John Arsenault will discuss his work and his recent monograph, “Barmaid,” which features photographs he created over two years while working at the iconic Eagle LA bar in Los Angeles. “John Arsenault: Barmaid”

Griffin Museum exhibiting works from Manjari Sharma’s “Darshan”

Image: © Manjari Sharma, “Maa Saraswati,” 2013, Digital C-print. Artworks from Manjari Sharma’s series “Darshan” will be on view at the Griffin Museum of Photography as part of their exhibition “Zindagi,” which opens on Thursday, October 6th, in the museum’s Main Gallery: On October 6, 2016, the Griffin Museum opens

Works by Lori Nix on view in “Telling Tales” at The McNay Museum

Image: © Lori Nix, “Flood,” 2001, Archival pigment print. Five artworks by Lori Nix are currently on view in “Telling Tales: Contemporary Narrative Photography” at The McNay Museum in San Antonio: “Telling Tales: Contemporary Narrative Photography” is a survey of work by artists who record stories through pictures, whether real

Work by Pipo Nguyen-duy on view at Daegu Photo Biennale

Images: Image: © Pipo Nguyen-duy, ‘Small Baptism,’ 2012, Archival pigment print. On Thursday, September 29th, the Daegu Photo Biennale opens at the Daegu Arts Center and the Bongsan Cultural Arts Center in Daegu, South Korea. Among the selected artworks on display is Pipo Nguyen-duy’s “Small Baptism,” from his series “(My)

Karen Gunderson speaking at New York Public Library

Image: © Karen Gunderson; “Moonlit Sail,” 2012, Oil on linen, 36 x 36 inches. On Wednesday, September 28, 2016, Karen Gunderson will speak at the NYPL’s 53rd Street Library: Celebrating the publication of ‘Karen Gunderson: The Dark World of Light,’ the acclaimed artist discusses her unique contribution to contemporary art

Lori Nix artworks acquired by the Spencer Museum of Art

Images: © Lori Nix; “Observatory,” 2015, and “Mall,” 2010; Archival pigment prints. ClampArt is pleased to announce that the Spencer Museum of Art in Lawrence, Kansas, has acquired two artworks from Lori Nix’s series “The City” for their permanent collection. Browse work from the series “The City” at ClampArt Browse

Works by Brian Finke on view at Pictura Gallery

Image: © Brian Finke, “Untitled (Football #106),” 2002, Chromogenic print. Two photographs from Brian Finke’s award-winning series “2-4-6-8: American Cheerleaders and Football Players” are included in the group show “New Americana: National Play” at Pictura Gallery in Bloomington, Indiana. The exhibition opened on August 5th and will run through October