June 16 – July 10, 2016
Reception June 16, 2016 7-8:30
June 16, 2016 gallery talk Molly Lamb 6:15
Molly Lamb says that over the years she has inherited most of her family’s belongings and that packing and unpacking them has become an internal dialogue.
Lamb’s series, Ghost Stepping, is featured in the Atelier Gallery at the Griffin Museum of Photography June 16th through July 10th, 2016. An opening reception will take place on June 16th, 2015 from 7-8:30pm. Molly Lamb will lead a gallery talk for members at 6:15 on June 16, 2016. The talk and reception are free and open to the public.
“The belongings [my family] left behind, elusive memories, and contradictory family stories form the precarious bedrock upon which my present reality rests,” states Lamb.
“The photographs [of Ghost Stepping] are a meditation on the fragments and layers that shape my personal landscape, its erosion, and its transformation. “
Molly Lamb is a fine art photographer and educator based in Massachusetts. She She holds an MFA from Massachusetts College of Art and Design and a BA in American Studies from the University of Massachusetts, Boston. Her work has been exhibited nationally. In 2015, she was named one of Photo District News’ 30 New and Emerging Photographers to Watch as well as one of LensCulture’s 50 Emerging Talents. She was also awarded an Artist Fellowship grant from the Massachusetts Cultural Council, she was a Critical Mass finalist, and she was a finalist for the New Orleans Photo Alliance’s Clarence John Laughlin Award. She is represented by Rick Wester Fine Art, New York.