9-11 Revisited – Embodied Light Memory Block

Jewish Art Salon Exhibit “9-11” The Educational Alliance in New York will feature the Jewish Art Salon’s 9-11 Window Installation at the Ernest Rubinstein Gallery, in concert with Tobi Kahn’s exhibit Embodied Light, 9-11 in 2011. Exhibit dates: September 14 – November 23, 2011 Hours: Best viewed in daylight. Location: Ernest Rubenstein Gallery Windows Jefferson Street near East Broadway, New York, NY 10002. F-train to…

Go to Jail – The Essex County Penitentiary

The Main building of the Essex County Penitentiary stood alone on the hilltop, her battered façade illuminated by the setting sun. Five years earlier I had spent more than a month systematically photographing the 32 acre jail complex as part of a required HABS (Historic American Buildings Survey) documentation before the institutional structures and outbuildings built between 1872 and 1929 could be demolished to…

Brooklyn – Heights

Brooklyn – Heights June 3rd – July 1 2011 Distillery Gallery and Art Space 7 Hutton Street Jersey City, NJ 07307 It was a bitterly cold December day in 2006 when I first walked through the Essex County Prison in North Caldwell, New Jersey. I had been hired to photograph over 100 4×5 film images of the Jail Annex complex (builit in the 1870’s), using the HABS (Historic American Buildings…

‘Don’t Tell Me What To Do’

‘Don’t Tell Me What To Do’ May 4th – May 28th 2011 Susan Maasch Fine Art Gallery 567 Congress Street Portland ME 04101 “What would you show if you had no inhibitions? Do you have something that [is]… too personal? Too raw? Show us that image. If you could say ‘screw you, don’t tell me what to do…,’ what would it look like?” challenged…