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AFGHAN STORIES photo exhibit opening/Metro Boston

Dear friends and colleagues:
Greetings! If you are in the metro Boston area on Sunday, November 2nd, please consider joining us for the opening reception for the Afghan Stories exhibit. The reception will begin at 4:30 pm, followed by a multimedia program and discussion will begin at 5 pm. The multimedia presentation is one day only, while the photo exhibit is ongoing through November 22nd, so if you’re in the neighborhood later on, please stop by if you have a chance.

If you are unable to make it to the opening or the ongoing show, there is an exhibit web gallery archived online here: http://galleries.lernerphoto.com/afghanstoriesfall08

More info about the show and the venue is here:

Please pass this invitation on to anyone who may be interested.

Many thanks,



AFGHAN STORIES: Fall 2008 Exhibitions and Events
Photos and Multimedia by Paula Lerner

Kindly pass this invitation on to anyone who may be interested.

Many news stories out of Afghanistan cover the ongoing insurgency and
hardships of war, but few tell of how people are rebuilding in war’s
aftermath. These photo exhibits and special events explore this other
side of Afghanistan. Please join us at the multimedia showings for a
lively presentation and discussion.

Opening Reception and Multimedia Presentation
Sunday, November 2nd, 2008
Reception begins at 4:30 p.m., Multimedia Presentation and discussion at 5:00 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
Ongoing Photo Exhibit: Oct. 23rd – Nov. 22nd

The Griffin Museum’s Atelier Gallery located
at the Stoneham Theatre
395 Main St., Stoneham, Massachusetts

View Exhibit Web Gallery:

Paula Lerner Photography · Boston · 617-489-6747

by Paula Lerner at 2008-10-25 12:16:21 UTC (ed. Oct 25 2008 ) Boston, MA , United States | Bookmark | | Report spam→

02 Nov 2008 00:11
Dear friends and colleagues:

Just wanted to pass on a reminder that the AFGHAN STORIES opening reception and one-time multimedia presentation will be this weekend, on Sunday, November 2nd. The reception begins at 4:30 p.m., followed by a multimedia show and discussion at 5 p.m.

To clarify for some who were confused: the location of the exhibit is at the Griffin Museum’s satellite gallery located at 395 Main St. in Stoneham, MA (next to the Stoneham Theatre), not to be confused with the Griffin Museum itself whose prime location is in Winchester. Please see links below for full information. And don’t forget to set your clocks back an hour to adjust for the change from daylight savings time on Sunday.

If you are in or near the Boston area, please join us for a lively event. If you can’t make it but would like to see the work, there is a link to an exhibit web gallery below.

Kindly pass this invitation on to anyone who might be interested. I hope to see some of you in Stoneham!

Many thanks,

Paula Lerner

AFGHAN STORIES Event Information:

Exhibit Web Gallery:


Exhibit review from Maine venue:
Paula Lerner Photography * Boston * 617-489-6747
http://www.lernerphoto.com * paula@lernerphoto.com

The Atelier Gallery at the Stoneham Theatre
Afghan Stories
Photographs by Paula Lerner
October 23 – November 22
On display in the Griffin Museum’s Atelier Gallery at the Stoneham Theatre from October 23 through November 22, the exhibit explores another side of Afghanistan and shows a world that has been largely unknown or closed to Western observers. The exhibit runs parallel with the theater’s production of How Many Miles to Basra?

Opening Reception with the Artist at the Stoneham Theatre, 395 Main St., Stoneham, Massachusetts, Sunday, November 2, 4:30PM in the Atelier Gallery at the Stoneham Theatre, followed by a multimedia presentation at 5PM in the Stoneham Theatre. Both are open to the public and free.

The Griffin Museum’s Atelier Gallery at the Stoneham Theatre is open Tuesdays through Saturdays, 1-6 p.m., and one hour before each theater performance. The gallery can be accessed through the Stoneham Theatre’s lobby at 395 Main Street in Stoneham, MA.

by Paula Lerner | 01 Nov 2008 04:11 | Boston, MA, United States | | Report spam→
Wish I could make it up there but I have to work that evening. Sorry I’ll miss the multimedia. Any chance you’ll be in Cambridge, MA, with the multimedia presentation in the coming weeks?

by Thorne Anderson | 02 Nov 2008 02:11 | Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States | | Report spam→
Hi Thorne,
Thanks for the note, but sorry you can’t make it. Some of the multimedia is on line, you can see the piece I did in collaboration with the washingtonpost.com here:
or also here if the above wraps funny in your browser:

I will be presenting other pieces in addition to The Women of Kabul, but they are not published yet.

The show will be up in the Atelier Gallery in Stoneham until Nov. 22nd, if you’re in that neighborhood.

This will be the fifth time I have given this presentation in the Boston area since the beginning of 2008, and at this point I don’t have another venue to present it again unless I get an invitation. The print exhibit is booked in January at a girl’s school in Hingham, MA, so I probably will be doing the presentation again there, but I’m not sure if it will be open to the public.

If you or others would like to be on my email list for announcements about future events, send me a note to paula@lernerphoto.com.

Thanks again for your interest.

Best regards,

Paula Lerner

by Paula Lerner | 02 Nov 2008 03:11 | Boston, MA, United States | | Report spam→

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