juror | jason landry
Jason Landry is the Owner of Panopticon Gallery in Boston, Massachusetts. Established in 1971, Panopticon Gallery is one of the oldest fine art photography galleries in the United States specializing in contemporary, modern and vintage photography. Landry represent established and emerging photographers with a primary focus on developing and expanding their careers, connections and art network. The gallery regularly assists collectors in buying, selling and locating photographs and supports local educational institutions, regional art museums and estates.
Landry brings over twenty years of business management and fine art photography experience to the gallery. Prior to acquiring Panopticon Gallery, he worked at the Photographic Resource Center at Boston University in various capacities and was a member of their Board of Directors. In keeping with the galleries core focus, Landry regularly attends portfolio review events and photography art fairs both nationally and internationally, has juried group exhibitions, and has lectured at regional and national art colleges and universities.
In 2013, Landry accepted the position of Director of the MFA in Photography Program at the New Hampshire Institute of Art, published his first book Instant Connections: Essays and Interviews on Photography, and started writing for the Huffington Post. Landry received an M.F.A. in Visual Arts from The Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University and a B.F.A. in Photography from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design. He is a Corporator on the Board of Directors for the Griffin Museum of Photography in Winchester, MA and a collector of photography.