Photographer-in-Residence Program

Now on Display

Special Exhibit Book: “Westborough: Portraits of a Town” by Brandin Tumeinski, Photographer-in-Residence, 2018-2019. See it now at the Westborough Center for History and Culture at the Westborough Public Library through September 2019.

Photograph from “Westborough: Portraits of a Town” by Brandin Tumeinski

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Westborough has a strong photographic history. Many photographers maintained studios in Westborough over the years, which is partly why the documentation of Westborough’s history is so rich and deep. In celebration and recognition of this history, the Westborough Center for History and Culture annually designates someone to serve as a Photographer-in-Residence to capture the life and culture of Westborough over the course of one year. The overall goal is to continue adding to Westborough’s photographic legacy, showcase how various photographers approach capturing Westborough’s life and culture differently, and in the process document changes in the town over time.

The Photographer-in-Residence for 2019-2020 is Adway Wadekar. He will be posting photographs he takes throughout the year on the Westborough Archives’s Instagram page.