Marcellus Shale Documentary Project @ Handwerker Gallery


Contributed by Mara Baldwin

Noah Addis | Nina Berman | Brian Cohen | Scott Goldsmith | Lynn Johnson | Martha Rial
Curated by Laura Domencic
August 28-September 27, 2013

Artist Talk: August 29, 4.00 p.m.
Opening Reception: August 29, 5.00-7.00 p.m.


The six photographers of the Marcellus Shale Documentary Project have taken on the responsibility of telling, in the best traditions of social and environmental documentary, the complex story of Marcellus Shale gas drilling in Pennsylvania. For the best part of a year, they have traveled across the Commonwealth, meeting people and listening to and recording their stories.


Tuesday, September 3:
GASLAND screening (dir. Josh Fox)
Handwerker Gallery
6.00 p.m.

Thursday, September 5:
What's All This About Fracking? A conversation with Maura Stephens (Journalism), Anne Stork (Environmental Studies), & Ben Lloyd ('13)
Handwerker Gallery
6.00 p.m.

Thursday, September 12:
THE PRICE OF SAND screening (dir. Jim Tittle)
Followed by a talk-back with Maura Stephens (Journalism)
Handwerker Gallery
6.00 p.m.


All Handwerker Gallery events are free and open to the public. Gallery hours are Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 10.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.; Thursday, 10.00 a.m. to 9.00 p.m.; and weekends, noon to 5.00 p.m.. The gallery is closed to the public on Tuesdays unless otherwise specified for an event but can accommodate group or class visits by appointment.

For further information or individuals with disabilities requiring parking accommodations, please contact Mara Baldwin at or 607.274.3548. Please make requests for accommodations as far in advance as possible.


Image: Martha Rial