Photographs by The Students of the Exhibition Class
January 8th - January 31st
Opening Reception: Tuesday, January 14thth 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Garner Center for Photographic Exhibitions
274 Moody St, Waltham, MA 02453
The culmination of a 12 week intensive course, five local artists bring personal projects to fruition as a group exhibit under the tutelage of artist, curator and critic Suzanne Revy. Throughout the course students will have learned the art of editing and sequencing their images, discussed thoughtful modes of presentation for their individualized projects, titling and writing about their work as well as ways to propel their work forward conceptually.
Suzanne Révy grew up in Los Angeles, California. After high school she moved to Brooklyn, NY where she earned a BFA in photography from the Pratt Institute. While there, she was immersed in making and printing black and white photographs. After art school, she worked as a photography editor in magazine publishing at U.S.News & World Report and later at Yankee Magazine. With the arrival of two sons, she left publishing, and rekindled her interest in the darkroom. She photographed her boys, their cousins and friends, and built three portfolios of pictures over a fifteen year period. The first, a black and white series, explored the culture and nature of childhood play. The second, made with a lo-fi plastic camera and color film, represents her own emotional response as mother and witness to their growth and development. The third, a series of color pictures made in her home as her teen sons seemed to retreat into their rooms as she studied for her recently earned MFA at the New Hampshire Institute of Art. Her work has been exhibited at the Griffin Museum of Photography in Winchester, MA, the Fitchburg Art Museum in Fitchburg, MA, the Danforth Museum of Art in Framingham, MA, the Workspace Gallery in Lincoln, NE, the Camera Club of NY in NewYork City, the New Hampshire Institute of Art in Manchester, NH, and the New England School of Photography in Boston. Her work is represented by the Panopticon Gallery in Boston, MA.
To see more of Suzanne’s work, please visit: www.suzannerevy.com