Peggy Reeves has a Masters Degree in Art Education and a 31 year career as an arts administrator and classroom teacher in NYC, Long Island and the Berkshires. Upon retirement, she focused on photography specializing in the theater and the fine arts showing widely in Columbia and Berkshire counties. Her work is in the collection of the Berkshire Museum and many private collections. She is represented by 510 Warren Street Gallery in Hudson, NY. More of her work can be seen at peggyreevesphoto.com.
Sabine Vollmer von Falken lives and works in the Berkshires, Massachusetts since 1977.
She has created lyrical and personal statements about people and places for almost five decades. Her photographs reveal the essential and often hidden emotional core of her subjects. Her approach is creative, innovative, and spontaneous. Her work has been collected into several private collections and featured in numerous galleries and
publications. Pooja’s important project –
Rites of Passage - was a wonderful fit.
Sabine is represented by Lisa Vollmer Gallery, Great Barrington, MA since 2016.
You can see more of her work at
Krysia Kurzyca was born in Wroclaw, Poland, where she attended art schools for six years and became a successful jewelry designer. Since moving to the United States she has applied her skills and sensibilities to children's book illustration, graphic design, painting, and photography. She has recently added video to her arrays of artistic expressions. Her paintings, prints, and photography have been shown and sold to private collectors. She currently resides in Great Barrington, MA, where she runs a
CSA herb farm.
David Benson has been taking pictures of small events and parties for the past decade. His pictures have appeared in Time Out NY and the New York Times. He has also shot many musicians in concert including The Strumbellas, Guided By Voices and The Black Keys. For David, taking photos of the Rites of Passage installation was an honor and a privilege.