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Portrait of Russell Hart
Editorial consultant, writer, photographer
MPS Digital Photography


BFA, School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University


Professional experience includes

Executive editor, American Photo; editor: American Photo On Campus, Pop Photo College Edition; senior editor: Popular Photography, American Photographer; contributing editor: Photo/Design, Polaroid Newsletter for Photographic Education; consultant, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Photography Department; editorial/advertising photographer: Polaroid Corporation, The Boston Globe Magazine, Boston Magazine


Books include

Photography For Dummies; Photography; The Photographic Essay: William Albert Allard; The New Joy of Photography; Photographing Your Artwork


Publications include

The New York Times; Men’s Journal; Us; Parenting; Views: The Journal of Photography in New England; Harper’s Magazine; Camera Arts; Photo District News; World Book Encyclopedia; La Repubblica delle Donne


Exhibitions include

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; deCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA; Harnett Museum, University of Richmond, VA; Griffin Museum, Winchester, MA; Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY; Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston; Providence Center for Photographic Arts, RI; State Art Gallery, Hyderabad, India


Collections include

Reader’s Digest Collection; International Polaroid Collection; Hallmark Photographic Collection; Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston


Awards and Honors include

Gold Medal, General Feature, International Regional Magazine Association; National Magazine Award, American Society of Magazine Editors; Susan Sontag Scribe Award, Griffin Museum of Photography; Traveling Fellowship, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Artist in Residence, Isle Royale National Park