Joel Brenden

Joel Brenden - Writers in Education Teaching Artist - Just Buffalo Literary Center
Photographer, Author, Editor

Just Buffalo teaching artist JOEL BRENDEN is an artist and educator working within a broad range of disciplines including photography and bookmaking. A native of Washington State, he received his MFA in Visual Studies from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 2008. His recent exhibitions include Beyond/In Western New York: Alternating Currents at Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center.

Upcoming Workshops & Events

Writing Center Workshop

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

“Make Your Own Chapbook” Taught by: Joel Brenden, bookmaker & photographer Where: Just Buffalo Writing Center 468 Washington Street @ Mohawk, 2nd Floor Buffalo, NY 14203 Date: June 14 & 16, 2016 Additional Dates:  June 21 & 23 Time: 4:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m.

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Writing Center Workshop

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

“Make Your Own Chapbook” Taught by: Joel Brenden, bookmaker & photographer Where: Just Buffalo Writing Center 468 Washington Street @ Mohawk, 2nd Floor Buffalo, NY 14203 Date: June 21 & 23, 2016 Time: 4:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m.

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Aidan Ryan’s Book Release Party

Friday, April 28, 2017

Where: Burns Building 25 E Huron St, 5th floor Buffalo, New York 14213 Date: April 28, 2017 Time: 7:00 p.m.

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Open Studios + Terry Tempest Williams

Monday, October 9, 2017

Where: SUNY ECC South Campus Library 4041 Southwestern Blvd Orchard Park, NY 14127 Date: October 9, 2017 Time: 12:15–1:00 p.m.

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Writing Center Workshop

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Led by: Joel Brenden, bookmaker & artist Where: Just Buffalo Writing Center 468 Washington Street @ Mohawk, 2nd Floor Buffalo, NY 14203 Dates: January 9 & 11, 2018 Time: 4:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m.

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Lit Mag Round Table

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Led by: Rachelle Toarmino, Peach Mag Aidan Ryan, Foundlings Press Joel Brenden, Linoleum Press Where: Just Buffalo Writing Center 468 Washington Street @ Mohawk, 2nd Floor Buffalo, NY 14203 Dates: February 28, 2018 Time: 4:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m.

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Silo City Reading Series: Rachel McKibbens

Saturday, June 2, 2018

The Poetics of Photography

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Taught by: Joel Brenden Where: Just Buffalo Writing Center 468 Washington Street @ Mohawk, 2nd Floor Buffalo, NY 14203 Dates: November 6, 13, 20, 27, & 29, 2018 Time: 4:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m.

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