Love photography?

Then you belong at the Photographic Resource Center

Since 1976, the PRC has served as a voice for the photography community of New England. Whether you are a photographer, a collector, a curator, or just interested in new trends in photography, the PRC community welcomes you.

Questions? Call us at 617.975.0600 or email

To join by mail: Click here for a printable membership form

Give the gift of PRC Membership! All membership levels can be designated as a gift upon checkout.


Individual Membership: $50

  • Discounts on books, lectures, workshops, and other PRC programs
  • Eligibility to submit work to our annual juried exhibition, EXPOSURE, and other PRC calls for entries and opportunities
  • Free admission and/or discounts at like-minded photography institutions around the country through the Connections Network
  • Discounts at regional merchants

Note: Students, faculty and staff at Institutional Member Schools receive Individual Member benefits at no additional cost. Students enrolled at Institutional Member schools receive free admission to lectures.

Become a Member

Discounted Membership: $30

  • Same benefits as Individual Membership
  • Discounted membership is available to students, recent graduates (within 6 months), active PRC volunteers, adjunct faculty, seniors, and others who cannot afford Individual Membership

Family Membership: $75

  • Individual Membership benefits for two members of a household

Supporter Membership: $125

  • Individual Membership benefits for two members of a household
  • Helps the PRC provide additional programming

Contributor Membership: $250

  • Individual Membership benefits for two or more members of a household
  • Invitations to VIP receptions
  • Free admission to PRC lectures for two people
  • Helps PRC provide additional programming

Benefactor Membership: $500

  • Same benefits and Contributor Membership

Patron Membership: $1,000

  • Same benefits as Contributor Membership