The Focus Awards recognize individuals making critical contributions to the promotion, curation and presentation of photography.
The awards this year celebrate three individuals and one organization instrumental in building greater awareness of the photographic arts in the general public. Once again Lou Jones is the Master of Ceremonies and Andrew Epstein, President of the Griffin Museum Board of Directors will welcome everyone to the awards ceremony.
The Focus Awards will take place on October 22, 2017 as part of the FlashPoint Boston Festival. The awards’ ceremony is at the Griffin Museum at 67 Shore Rd. in Winchester, MA 01890 at Noon. Prior to the awards ceremony a mimosa brunch will take place at 11:00 AM. A limited amount of tickets are available for $85.
We are offering a limited amount (20) of free tickets to full-time students of our Academic Membership Institutions. These tickets are for the awards ceremony only and does not include brunch. Valid Student ID required.
On October 20, 2017 Beuford Smith will give a lecture at the Marran Theater at Lesley University as part of FlashPoint Boston Festival. The Marran Theater is located at 34 Mellen St. at Wolfard Hall and may be accessed via the Quad. The theater is just past the Office of Public Safety in Wolfard Hall. Tickets are available.