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October 2021

Continuing Your Photographic Practice: A Course Geared to Advanced Beginners – Monthly via Zoom with Linda Haas

October 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
man in doorway of colorful buildings by Linda Haas

This course will meet monthly to support photographers who have completed a beginning photography class and are looking for guidance and direction in their continued growth as photographers. Students should have an understanding of how to use the major controls on their cameras. Every month we will critique and discuss photos shown by each student. The instructor will introduce a new topic-sometimes technical and sometimes sharing the work of other photographers. She will also offer ideas for the next month’s Read More »

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Visual Literacy through Photography with Cynthia Katz – ONLINE

October 30 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Image by Walker Evans

Looking to learn and hone your visual literacy skills and your understanding of photography and 2-D design? Join in this interactive conversation and journey through some photographic history with longtime photo educator, Cynthia Katz. We’ll look at slides as you are guided through the language acquisition  of photographic seeing. This workshop is geared toward anyone interested in seeing, reading and decoding photography. Saturday, October 30th 2021  11 am - 1 pm EST ONLINE at the Griffin Zoom Room Members: $65  Read More »

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Luther “Guitar Junior” Johnson and the Magic Rockers at the Griffin

October 30 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Griffin Museum of Photography, 67 Shore Road
Winchester, Ma 01890 United States
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man with hat and mike

Join the Griffin Museum of Photography, the Winchester Cultural District and Margo Cooper, our MC, as we host Luther "Guitar Junior" Johnson and the Magic Rockers. On October 30th at 6:30 PM, Luther "Guitar Junior" Johnson and his band, the Magic Rockers will be playing at the Griffin Museum of Photography in Winchester, MA on the Winchester Rotary Terrace. Luther and his band will play 2 sets. The event is limited seating and registration to the event is required. Once Read More »

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November 2021

Joan Lobis Brown | I’m Speaking (The Women’s Postcard Project) – Online Artist Talk

November 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Griffin Museum of Photography, 67 Shore Road
Winchester, Ma 01890 United States
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jlb postcard

We are excited to host artist Joan Lobis Brown in the Griffin Zoom Room to talk about her exhibition on the walls of the Griffin Museum.   Join us online in the Griffin Zoom Room on Wednesday November  3rd at 7pm. This event is FREE to Griffin Museum members. $10 for Non Members. Interested in Membership and its benefits? See more about what the Griffin offers on our Griffin Members Community. As Joan Lobis Brown states, “These women have drawn, Read More »

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Colleen Mullins | The Bone of her Nose – Online Artist Talk

November 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Griffin Museum of Photography, 67 Shore Road
Winchester, Ma 01890 United States
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house on hill

We are excited to host artist Colleen Mullins in the Griffin Zoom Room to talk about her exhibition on the walls of the Atelier Gallery, The Bone of Her Nose. Join us online in the Griffin Zoom Room on Thursday November 4th at 7pm. This event is FREE to Griffin Museum members. $10 for Non Members. Interested in Membership and its benefits? See more about what the Griffin offers on our Griffin Members Community. About the Bone of Her Nose Read More »

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Home Views | Artist Reception

November 7 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Griffin Museum of Photography, 67 Shore Road
Winchester, Ma 01890 United States
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lawn flamingos

Join us on Sunday November 7th, at 4pm for an evening celebration with the artists of Home Views, on view at the Griffin Museum in Winchester, opening October 26th through December 5th, 2021. The overarching idea behind this exhibition revolves around a very broad interpretation of “home” through the eyes of ten photographers in ten solo exhibitions.Please join us. Joy Bush – Places I Never Lived in the Main Gallery View Joy Bush’s website Anton Gautama – Selections from Home Sweet Read More »

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Home Views | Online Artist Conversations – Joy Bush, Jane Szabo, Kathleen Tunnell Handel and Ira Wagner

November 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Griffin Museum of Photography, 67 Shore Road
Winchester, Ma 01890 United States
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twin house

We are pleased to bring four visual voices from our exhibition Home Views together in conversation about their vision of home. Join us on online in the Griffin Zoom Room November 10th at 7pm with Joy Bush, Jane Szabo, Ira Wagner and Kathleen Tunnell Handel. This event is FREE to Griffin Museum members. $10 for Non Members. Interested in Membership and its benefits? See more about what the Griffin offers on our Griffin Members Community. For more about the artists Read More »

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The Art of iPhone Photography Level 2 with Karen Klinedinst – ONLINE 4 sessions

November 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
bridge above

Building on the level I workshop, learn the iPhone native camera app’s more advanced image capture capabilities including shooting RAW or Apple RAW files. Through demos and weekly class assignments, you’ll be introduced to more advanced photo editing techniques with Lightroom Mobile and Snapseed; and experiment with several creative post-processing apps. We’ll also discuss best practices for printing your iPhone images. This course is ideal for the photographer interested in expanding their knowledge of iPhone photography. Students should have an Read More »

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Weekend Workshop: Lumens with Marcy Palmer (Nov 13 and 14 – ONLINE)

November 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
example of artwork made using lumen process

For this workshop we will explore the historical alternative process, lumen photographic printing. Lumen prints are often made as lens-less photographs and are relatively easy to make. This workshop will review historical references to this process, as well as contemporary artists working in this medium with innovative approaches, and we will make our own lumen prints. A photo darkroom is not necessary for experimentation and exploration of this light- based photo process. Join the fun and make some prints!   Read More »

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Illustrated Lecture: Photographs and Social Change: Then and Now – by Alison Nordström

November 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
The Griffin Museum of Photography, 67 Shore Road
Winchester, Ma 01890 United States
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child shrimp picker by Lewis Hine

From the pioneering anticolonialist images of Alice Seely Harris (b 1870) and the moving records of child labor by Lewis Hine (b. 1874) photographs have long been made with the goals of changing public opinion, law and injustice. These intentions persist in photographic projects today, with and without the “documentary style” often associated with them. This illustrated lecture will consider historical examples that have contributed to our ideas of documentary practice, and a selection of contemporary work that is also Read More »

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Home Views | Online Artist Conversations – Judy Iranyi, Charles Mintz, Roberta Neidigh and Melanie Walker

November 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Griffin Museum of Photography, 67 Shore Road
Winchester, Ma 01890 United States
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puppets and houses

We are pleased to bring four visual voices from our exhibition Home Views together in conversation about their vision of home. Join us on online in the Griffin Zoom Room November 16th at 7pm with Judy Iranyi, Charles Mintz, Roberta Neidigh and Melanie Walker. This event is FREE to Griffin Museum members. $10 for Non Members. Interested in Membership and its benefits? See more about what the Griffin offers on our Griffin Members Community. For more about the artists – Read More »

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Brandy Trigueros | There’s No Other Like Your Mother – Online Artist Talk

November 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Griffin Museum of Photography, 67 Shore Road
Winchester, Ma 01890 United States
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woman with book

We are excited to host artist Brandy Trigueros in the Griffin Zoom Room to talk about her series as part of the Home Views exhibition, There's No Other Like Your Mother on the walls of the Griffin Gallery. Join us online in the Griffin Zoom Room on Wednesday November 17th at 7pm. This event is FREE to Griffin Museum members. $10 for Non Members. Interested in Membership and its benefits? See more about what the Griffin offers on our Griffin Read More »

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In-Sight or Out of the Picture: Photography for Ethical and Sustainable Change with Mindy Nierenberg Zoom

November 30 @ 6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
OFF THE GRID woman with broken mirror

Eddie Adams wrote in Times Magazine: “Still photographs are the most powerful weapon in the world.” Writer Eleanor Scott referenced that quote by saying, “And photographers need to be careful with how they wield that power.” Photographs have immense power to inspire change, but they also have the potential to do harm. Whether they stimulate societal/policy transformations or individual actions, we will consider the photographer’s responsibilities to the public, viewers, and subjects portrayed.   This course will include an introduction to Read More »

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December 2021

Jaina Cipriano – The Infinite Mirage of Rapture | Artist Reception @ WinCam

December 2 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The Griffin Museum of Photography, 67 Shore Road
Winchester, Ma 01890 United States
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singing woman

Join us at the Griffin Museum @ WinCam in Winchester for the opening of Jaina Cipirano's exhibition, The Infinite Mirage of Rapture, opening on 29 November, 2021 through 31 January, 2022. This event is FREE to all members and non members. WinCam is located in Winchester, at 32 Swanton Road, Winchester, MA 01890 The WinCam Gallery hours are Monday: 11am – 7pmTuesday: 11am – 7pm Wednesday: 11am – 7pm Thursday: 1pm – 9pm Friday: 1pm – 7pm Saturday: 10am – Read More »

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Winter Solstice | Artist Reception

December 9 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Griffin Museum of Photography, 67 Shore Road
Winchester, Ma 01890 United States
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winter sun

Join us Thursday December 9th from 5 to 7 pm at the Griffin in celebrating our members with an evening reception for our Ninth Annual Winter Solstice exhibition! For the ninth year, The Griffin Museum invites all of its current members to exhibit in the Winter Solstice Exhibition. From across the world, artists enter one piece to be on display for December 9, 2021 – January 2, 2022. Photographs are presented on the walls of our Main Gallery of the Read More »

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