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Jason Pramas
Boston, MA USA
photojournalist, executive editor and associate publisher of DigBoston, network director of the Boston Institute for Nonprofit Journalism, contributing editor of DigBoston
Interests: photojournalism, politics, technology, art, social media, technology
Recent Activity
Boston Strong? opens at Galatea Fine Art in Boston's South End this Friday, October 3, 2014. It's First Friday, so come check out our work - then go check out several other shows in the same big 450 Harrison Ave. arts complex! For more information, click here. Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
Here's a photo of Jason's Boston Strong? installation at the Grove Hall branch of the Boston Public Library. It was pretty much the perfect place to show it. Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
Just in time for our Grove Hall closing event tomorrow evening, here's the video of our April 15 Community Opening - now live on YouTube. Enjoy! Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
The second iteration of the Boston Strong? exhibition - featuring work by Shea Justice and Jason Pramas - is running from August 25 to September 25, 2014 at the Grove Hall branch of the Boston Public Library! Closing event on September 25 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
Just a reminder that we have Boston Strong? viewing hours today from 12 noon to 4 p.m. Come on down! Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
We had a lovely time at our "art scene" opening last night. Over 40 people came over, Darrell Ann, Shea and I gave new talks, Ant Thomas favored us with another great performance, and we got some more super positive feedback about the show. One especially interesting thing about the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
It's been a great week. We're really glad the show drew over 150 people in person and that we were able to reach hundreds of thousands of folks in the metro Boston area through our press coverage. Thanks to the Community Church of Boston and everyone who has helped us... Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
We thought that all the local Patches had been shut down, but apparently not. Nice of them to give us some (digital) ink! http://backbay.patch.com/groups/around-town/p/art-exhibit-questioning-boston-strong-slogan-opens-near-marathon-finish-line Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
Just noticed that this piece ran in the national news analysis commentary publication Counterpunch ... it's interesting, and makes good use of our show to discuss important political points ... http://www.counterpunch.org/2014/04/18/americas-exceptional-reality/ Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
On the front page of their Sunday Arts section! And the story also ran in a bunch of their affiliate papers (including Fall River News Herald, Provincetown Banner, Brockton Enterprise, and Cambridge Chronicle) where it's already become one of their most popular articles of the last several days! http://www.metrowestdailynews.com/article/20140420/ENTERTAINMENTLIFE/140429792/12436/ENTERTAINMENT/ Here's... Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
This piece was also run in the Gloucester Times! http://www.salemnews.com/local/x2117338491/Boston-Strong Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
They covered our first 4/15 opening! http://www.bostonglobe.com/arts/theater-art/2014/04/16/week-ahead-theater/Zy0ikyG1404BkrV1XfBxnL/story.html Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
We were one of Globe gallery critic Cate McQuaid's picks of the week! http://www.bostonglobe.com/arts/theater-art/2014/04/16/week-ahead-theater/Zy0ikyG1404BkrV1XfBxnL/story.html Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
Just wanted to thank the 60 plus people that came out in the sometimes driving rain and relentless wind to spend a couple of hours with Darrell Ann, Shea and me at the Boston Strong? community opening. Folks were great, our speakers - Mel King, Tina Chéry, and Ant Thomas... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
More coverage today ... a full story on page 5 of the print edition of the Boston Metro. Here's the link to the web version: http://www.metro.us/boston/news/local/2014/04/16/boston-strong-exhibit-copley-questions-citys-priorities Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
We had a welcome surprise today, just before our community opening started ... the show was discussed in an article critical of the Boston Strong slogan in Esquire magazine! Here's the link: http://www.esquire.com/blogs/news/boston-strong-must-be-stronger Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
7-9 p.m. (doors open at 6:45 p.m.) Community Church of Boston 565 Boylston St. 2nd Flr. in Copley Square Well folks, the show starts tonight. We've got some great speakers, and look forward to a solid conversation. We've got some appropriate weather for the event - rain and wind. However,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
Shea and Jason appeared on Neighborhood Network News yesterday and talked with anchor Chris Lovett about the Boston Strong? show. Check it out here: Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
State House News Service added the Boston Strong? to their Advances for next week. It's listed under April 15 and running in news outlets around the Commonwealth. Here's the listing on WWLP-TV Springfield's website, if you'd like to check it out: http://wwlp.com/2014/04/11/state-house-advances-week-of-april-13-2014/ Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
Boston Strong? was just featured on WBUR's report on local artists response to the Boston Marathon bombing memorial! We're also currently the top story on their website! Check it out here: http://artery.wbur.org/2014/04/11/art-healing-boston-marathon-bombings Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
Jason just appeared on Press Pass TV's quarterly news show on ION Television (broadcast channel 68) talking about the upcoming Boston Strong? art show. Thanks to the whole PPTV crew for inviting us to represent! But we must admit that we're curious who was watching at 6 a.m. ;> Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
announcing our other viewing hours! in addition to our two openings, the Boston Strong? art exhibition will be open for viewing Thursday, April 17, 12-4 p.m. Sunday, April 20, 3-7 p.m. and during any scheduled church events for the run of the show Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
This show was made possible by generous donations from the following Patrons: Anonymous (x9), S Barr, Joyce Bettencourt, Laura Blackler-Brown, Mike Brisbois, Jenn Brissett, Jeff Brown, K Carr, Mary Crenshaw, Susan Emmerson, Marisa Figueiredo, Liselott Johnsson, Alex Leaver, Steph Marcus, Rachel Mindrup, Stacey Piwinski, Phil Posner, Susanne Rasmussen, Joanna Roper,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
Our speakers roster for our April 15 7-9 p.m. community opening at the Community Church of Boston is shaping up! We're pleased to feature talks by: Mel King Tina Chéry of the Louis D. Brown Peace Institute Ant Thomas, hip hop poet Hope to see you all there for a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition
With less than a couple of weeks to go until our Boston Strong? art show, we're glad to have this website live. And we're really glad to have this blog on the site. Now we'll be able to discuss our work at more length for the press and general public.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2014 at Boston Strong? Art Exhibition