Selected Solo & Featured Exhibitions


Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, North Adams, MA. MASS MoCA Restroom Series


Cabane Gallery, Phoenicia NY, Selected Works: The McCann’s, Close to Home & Little Procedures 


Lishui International Photo Festival, Lishui, China, Close to Home

Bromfield Gallery, Boston, MA(September) The McCann Family


Griffin Museum of Art, Winchester, MA,The McCann Family


Wadleigh Gallery, Chester College of New England, Chester, NH, City Pictures: a visual journal


University Place Gallery, Cambridge, MA, Cambridge Art Association, Parallels and Crosswalks 2, with Emily Corbató and Milan Klic

CAC Gallery, Cambridge, MA, Cambridge Arts Council, Walking Central Square (Photography, Multi-Media, Public Art) with John Taguiri


dEmios Gallery, Belmont, MA, spare with Andrea Geyer, Elizabeth Buckley, Nancy Hart


Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA, The Midlife Eye, with Andrea Geyer, Elizabeth Buckley, Nancy Hart

Harvard University Asia Center, Tad Building. Central Square – Cambridge, MA, Vietnam / Central Square


Dean’s Gallery, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, Lines, Arcs & Other City Pictures, Michelle Fiorenza, curator

Arlington Center For Arts, Arlington, MA, Reflections at MidLife, with Andrea Geyer, Elizabeth Buckley, Nancy Hart


The Gallery of The Newton Free Library, Newton, MAChild’s Play,with Mary Lang


Creiger-Dane Gallery, (gallery2) Boston, MAWhat Is Art?


University Place Gallery, Cambridge, MA, Cambridge Art Association, Parallels and Crosswalks with Emily Corbató

Creiger-Dane Gallery, (gallery2) Boston, MA, For Patrons Only


Gallery 57 Cambridge, MAIntersections, Juried, Cambridge Arts Council

Defarrari Hall, Boston Public Library, Boston, MABoat Building Returns To Boston


Harvard University Photographic Archive, Carpenter Center For Visual Arts, Cambridge, MA, Crossroads,Barbara Norfleet, curator

Selected Group Exhibitions


Boston Drawing Project,Carroll & Sons Gallery, Boston, MA, Joseph Carroll, Curator


South Shore Art Center, Cohasset MA, Women 360

Woodstock Byrdcliff Guild, Woodstock NY, Mark 2011 Artists

Syracuse University, Syracuse NY BookMarks, a Photobook Exhibition – “The McCann Family,” selected for exhibition by both Larissa LeClair, Indie Photobook Library and Carlos Loret de Mola, independent curator and photographer.


Great South Bay Gallery at StageWorks, Hudson NY, Five Artists


Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock NY, Recent Acquisitions 


Carroll & Sons Gallery, Boston MA, 10th Anniversary, Boston Drawing Project

 23 Sandy Gallery, Portland OR Photo + Book,.Exhibition of Self-Published On-Demand Photography Books. Juror: Christopher Rauschenberg – photographer, co-founder: Photolucida, co-director, Blue Sky Gallery.


Members Prize Show, Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA. Awarded 2008 Photographer Prize by Juror: Nick Capasso, Curator, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln MA

Art Bar Artists Exhibition, Ithaca Fine Chocolates, Ithaca NYcurator: Erika Fowler-Decatur,art historian and company co-founder.


Spectra ’07: National Photography Triennial, Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, CT, Juror: Peter MacGill, Pace/Macgill Gallery, Manhattan, Catalog


National Prize Show 2006 Awarded Director’s Prize Cambridge Art Association, Juror: Cheryl Brutvan, Curator of Contemporary Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

12th Annual Juried Show, Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, MA, Juror: Bonni Benrubi, Bonni Benrubi Gallery, New York City, NY


Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY (3 photographs) HRLM, July – October

National Prize Show 2005 Cambridge Art Association, juror: Joseph Thompson, Founder/Director, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA)


Remembrance of Things Past2004 National Juried Exhibition, South Shore Arts Center, Cohasset, MA

National Prize Show 2004 Cambridge Art Association, Juror: Robert Fitzpatrick, Pritzker Director, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

National Juried Photography Competition, Coastal Arts League & Museum, Half Moon Bay, CA, Richard Newman, Juror


New England Photographers 2003, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA (juried)

Rest Room: Privacy & Consciousness Mills Gallery, installation BCA restroomsBoston, MA

Re-Interpreting The MastersFletcher/Priest Gallery, Worcester, MA. Juried


Spectra ’01 National Photography Biennial, Silvermine Guild Gallery New Caanan, CT,juried

Member’s Show, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA, Juror Deborah Martin Kao

New England Photographers 2001, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA (juried)

The Book As Art: Artist Books in New England,Cambridge Art Assoc.Juror Peter Madden



Photographers’ Fellowship Fund Award, Center for Photography at Woodstock, Juror: Hannah Frieser, Director, Lightworks, Syracuse, NY.

Art Bar Artist. Photograph chosen by Ithaca Fine Chocolates, Ithaca, NY -to be included in their series of “Art Bars”


Photography Prize,Members’ Prize Show, Cambridge Art Association,Juror: Nick Capasso, Curator, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln

Director’s Prize,National Prize Show 2006 Cambridge Art Association, Juror: Cheryl Brutvan, Curator of Contemporary Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Mass. Foundation For The Humanities, “Rindge Ave. Connections,” Multi-agencydocumentary project (two photographers) chronicling activities in busyneighborhood of Cambridge.


To the Flag, Davis Orton Gallery Editions (blurb), 2011

The McCann Family, OLD Press (blurb) 2008

MASS MoCA Rest Rooms Postcard Portfolio, limited edition for Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, North Adams, MA

Pretension: all about uswith Mark Orton, OLD Press 2008

“ Harlem”boxed greeting cards, at Studio Museum in Harlem,0.L.D.Press Publication


Fotophile Magazine Winter #37 (from “For Patrons Only” portfolio.)

Central Square, Almost Homevol.1 (“Zine”) & Multi-Media Presentation. Presented at Gallery One, Boston, MA

Central Square, Almost Home DVD, four minutes.52 photographs and narrated personal essay


Lishui Museum of Photography, Lishui, China

Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, at SUNY New Paltz, Center for Photography at Woodstock permanent print collection

Houghton Rare Books Library, Artist Book/Graphic Arts Collection, Harvard University

Nickelodeon, New York, NY

NewsEdge, Inc.(Thomson, Dialog NewsEdge), New York, NY

Private Collections


Boston Globe, “g” Magazine, Sept.11, 2009, “Touching Tribute” Editor’s Pick” recommendation and photograph

Stuff Magazine, Boston, Sept. 22, 2009 “Doll House” review with photograph; Scott Kearnan

Boston Globe, Sept. 30, 2008 “Provocative Worlds of Wonder” full page review including “The McCann Family” with photograph; Mark Feeney

Women’s Review of Books, Volume 23, Issue 1, January/February 2006m Photography Feature: “The Dual Vision of Karen Davis” – two page spread re Self-Portraits and Visual Memoir

Cambridge Chronicle, April 15, 2005 “A Central phase in her life” full page review with photographs, Alex Stevens.

Arlington Advocate, 1/31/2002, “Exhibit Explores Four Women’s Views on Midlife”, Brenda Milley

Boston Sunday Globe,1/17/99 “Three Shows Imprint Photographic Memory,” Christine Temin

Boston Tab,9/24/98 “Bathroom talk gets artsy-fartsy,” Gary Duehr



Griffin Museum of Photography
•Photography Atelier
•Photo-Text: Making Art in Two Languages
•Marketing Your Fine Art Prints


Art Institute of Boston Seminar Series in the Arts and Lesley Seminars, Lesley University, Cambridge, MA
•Photography Atelier
•Word & Image:Making Art in Two Languages
•The “I” in the Mirror: Women and Self-Portrait Workshop(2005)


Suffolk University, Freshmen Seminar, Word & Image: Making Art in Two Languages,
with Miriam Goodman and Laura Golly.


Cambridge Center for Adult Education, Fifth Annual Fall Writers’ Conference. Workshop:
“Art, Photography and Memorabilia in Writing” with Nancy Earsy


Radcliffe Seminars,Radcliffe Center For Advanced Study, Harvard University, Cambridge,MA
•Photography Atelier 2000, With Co-instructor Holly Smith Pedlosky
•Word & Image:Making Art in Two Languages,with Co-instructor Miriam Goodman


Word and Image: A Workshop in Mixed Media, with Co-instructor Miriam Goodman

Lecture Series Coordinator


Image and Word Lecture Series,Co-sponsored by the Center for Photographic Exhibitions, New England School of Photography and Lesley Seminars, Lesley University, Cambridge MA


Photography – Courses and Workshops: Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA; Radcliffe Seminars, Cambridge, MA; New England School Of Photography, Boston, MA, International Center for Photography, NYC; Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA, Center for Photography at Woodstock

Social Science: University of Chicago, Chicago, IL. M.A.

History/Education: Simmons College, Boston, MA. B.S.

Manufacturing Processes: Wentworth Institute, Boston, MA. A.A.S.,

Professional Affiliations

Center for Photography at Woodstock,, Photographic Resource Center – Boston,  SoupGroup, Art belo3rd

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