Edie Bresler examines American values with a recent focus on Main Street through the lens of state lotteries. Most recently she is a Critical Mass 2014 finalist. Her projects have been featured on the PBS show Greater Boston with Emily Rooney, Photo District News, Lenscratch, Feature Shoot, Business Insider, Esquire Russia, Virgin Airlines Voyeur Magazine, and Social Documentary. Solo exhibitions include the Irene Carlson Gallery of Photography in California, the Griffin Museum of Photography in Massachusetts, the Boston Center for the Arts, Visual Studies Workshop in Rochester and participation in numerous group exhibitions. Edie gratefully acknowledges funding from the Massachusetts Cultural Council, the Somerville Arts Council, Simmons College Faculty Fund for Research, the Berkshire Taconic Artist Resource Trust, and the New York Foundation for the Arts. She writes regularly for Photograph Magazine and leads the photography program at Simmons College in Boston.