Saturday, February 13, 2016

David Adler: Visions of the Free World

Nearly all prison visitation rooms in the U.S. feature photo backdrops, painted by the inmates themselves, to be used in inmate portraits. The portraits are in most cases sent to family and friends in the "free world". David Adler's "Visions of the Free World" explores the messages the prisoner is sending outside.

David Adler: Visions of the Free World
Eastern State Penitentiary
N. 2200 Fairmount Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19130
Nearly all prison visitation rooms in the U.S. feature photo backdrops, painted by the inmates themselves, to be used in inmate portraits. The portraits are in most cases sent to family and friends in the "free world". David Adler's "Visions of the Free World" explores the messages the prisoner is sending outside.
Tickets: $14 Adults, $12 Seniors, $10 Students and kids
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N. 2200 Fairmount Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19130

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