Exploring Abandoned Asylums

 
The Heritage Gallery at Alternatives’ Whitin Mill
50 Douglas Rd, Whitinsville, MA

Photographers Mike and Joanne Zeis showcase images that capture forgotten places and hint at the lives of those who lived and worked within institutions. Related artifacts from the New York State Museum and Buffalo’s Museum of DisABILITY accompany their work!

Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Forgotten lives: Haunting photographs cast revealing light on treatment of the mentally ill

 

Check out more of the Zeis’ work at ZeisPhotos.com

Exhibit ends February 23.

     

 

In connection with this exhibit:

All that Remains
A presentation by photographer, Robert C. Marsala

Friday, January 19, 7:00 PM, (Snow date January 26)
The Singh Performance Center at Alternatives’ Whitin Mill
60 Douglas Road, Whitinsville, MA

In All that Remains Marsala examines the history of several fascinating structures and the techniques used to capture them.

Learn more about Robert Marsala at InfraredRobert.wordpress.com
Or, check out his book!
Read “Robert Marsala: In a different light” from Featured – E Magazine 

 

ValleyCAST’s mission is to foster a creative community in the Blackstone Valley that is inclusive and supportive of all of its members with and without disabilities. ValleyCAST is a subsidiary of Alternatives. www.AlternativesNet.org/ValleyCAST