About Frances

Frances Jakubek is the Head of Exhibitions at Bruce Silverstein Gallery in New York City. She is the past Associate Director and Associate Curator of the Griffin Museum of Photography in Massachusetts and works independently with artists to edit and market their photography. 

Recent exhibitions include The Southern Contemporary Art Gallery in Charleston, SC; Camera Commons in Dover, NH; and The Hess Gallery at Pine Manor College, MA. She is a guest writer for Don’t Take Pictures, Diffusion Magazine and for artist publications. Jakubek was a panelist for the Massachusetts Cultural Council’s Photography fellowships, speaker for The Photo Brigade and juror for exhibitions throughout the US including PDN’s “The Curator Awards” and “THE FENCE.”

Current & Past Exhibitions

*Opening September 2017: The Visual Metric, Griffin Museum
Paradise Out-Front, The Southern Gallery,SC; 2017
Portrait of the Self, Camera Commons, NH; 2017
Left Behind, Dorchester Art Project, Dorchester, MA; 2016
Inventory of Reverie, Hess Gallery, Newton, MA; 2015
Last Night, Plates to Pixels Gallery, Diffusion Magazine; 2015
Alter Ego II, Nave Gallery, Somerville, MA; 2015
RED, Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA; 2012
Gallery 303, Brookline, MA; 2009
Limited Invitation, Cafenation, Brookline, MA; 2009


Judge, "The Curator Awards", PDN; 2017

Judge, "The FENCE", 2017