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Meditations On Being a Phoenix Featured in Dodho Online Photography Magazine

And today on Dodho​ my Meditations on Being A Phoenix images and extended, personal writing on the series are featured!

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Paper House Featured in Dodho Online Photography Magazine

Today my series Paper House is featured in Dodho, an online magazine out of Barcelona. Feeling honored to be given the opportunity to have my work reach new audiences!

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Paper House featured in Light Leaked

Today my series Paper House is featured in the online photography journal Light Leaked. Thanks to founding editor Ashley Kauschinger for selecting my work to be featured!

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Meditations on Being a Phoenix reviewed in the Hartford Courant

This week arts writer for the Hartford Courant, Susan Dunne, reviewed my Meditations on Being a Phoenix show at Gallery 136 1/2. You can read the article here.  

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News, Exhibitions and Workshops

Hello friends and welcome to the return of my newsletter. I hope to provide you with some exciting news and updates every six months or so in regards to my photographic endeavors. As some of you know the last several years have been filled with some professional and personal milestones: marriage, building a home, traversing […]

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Jessica Somers ~ 2012 in Review, 2013 Happenings

© Jessica Somers, 2012 ______________________________________________________ Greetings and Happy 2013!  I hope this newsletter finds you well and that 2012 was good to you. My year was filled with many creative adventures that I am thankful for. I continued my journey towards earning a second MFA in photography at The Art Institute of Boston as a […]

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Photography and Culture, for Pop-Pop

I was recently asked to consider my personal life in relation to visual culture. As an artist working in photography, possibly the most democratized art form there is, I am acutely aware of how both my personal life and culture have been influenced by photographic images. My Grandfather was the first photographer I ever knew. He showed […]

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Jessica Somers ~ 2011 in Review, 2012 Happenings

Happy New Year! I hope this email finds you all well as you enter the year.This newsletter, once a monthly endeavor, has been reduced to an annual update. However there have been many exciting happenings that have caused my absence over the last year. I have begun the nesting phases of a proud new homeowner […]

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Jessica Somers ~ 2010 in Review, Winter 2011 Happenings

    Happy New Year! I hope everyone has had a wonderful holiday season and an enjoyable 2010. For the past several months I have been working on images for my series in progress, Becoming We. Many of the images express the life changing experiences I have had this year, among them getting married, building […]

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Jessica Somers ~ Early Autumn Happenings

  Happy final days of summer.  I hope all have had a relaxing and enjoyable season.  I took a short break from photography this summer to get married.  I am currently working on a project inspired by this new union titled Becoming We.  In the coming months I will take a brief hiatus from my […]

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