Director of Exhibitions and Operations, Bruce Silverstein Gallery

Frances Jakubek is a photographer, independent curator and all around advocate for photography. She is the Director of Exhibitions and Operations at Bruce Silverstein Gallery in New York City and past Associate Curator of the Griffin Museum of Photography in Massachusetts. Frances works independently with artists to edit and market their photography. Recent curatorial appointments include NY Photo Curator, The RefridgeCurator, and Umbrella Arts NYC. Personal works have been exhibited at The Southern Contemporary Art Gallery in Charleston, SC; Filter Space; Chicago, IL; Camera Commons in Dover, NH; and The Hess Gallery at Pine Manor College, MA. She has been a guest writer for Don’t Take Pictures, Diffusion Magazine and for artist publications. Frances has been a panelist for the Massachusetts Cultural Council’s Photography fellowships, speaker for The Photo Brigade and juror for exhibitions throughout the US including ‘The Fence’ and PDN’s ‘The Curator Awards’.

Her interest lies in reviewing a range of personal projects and on-going series; she is less interested in viewing commercial work.

Reviewing Thursday, September 19, Friday, September 20 and Sunday, September 22