We are a nonprofit organization committed to building a community of photographers. Our work ranges from fine art to documentary, color to black and white, traditional darkroom to digital imaging. We nurture each other’s professional and artistic growth through member activities such as artist talks, portfolio reviews, workshops, salons, and exhibitions.

Please visit the gallery to view our members’ work. If you’re interested in joining, please review the membership information. 

Member News

Ellen Konar/Steve Goldband and Linda Fitch exhibit in CPA Members’ Juried Exhibition

Curators Connie and Jerry Rosenthal have included Ellen Konar and Steve Goldband’s image ‘December 23, 12:30’ from their series Fertile Ground , and Linda Fitch’s “Two Trees, Study 1, Hokkaido, Japan” in the Center for Photographic Arts 2019 Members’ Juried Exhibition.

The exhibit at CPA in Carmel, CA runs from April 27 through June 2, 2019, with an opening reception on Saturday April 27 from 5:00-7:00 PM.

Philip Krayna shows at Arbuckle Gallery

Breaking the Mold: 
San Jose’s Oldest Foundry

Arbuckle Gallery, History Park, San Jose, CA
Through July 21st, 2019

Featuring portraits of workers at Kearney Metal Works, the oldest metal foundry in San Jose, this exhibit of photographs documents the changing face of manufacturing and heavy industry in rapidly-evolving Silicon Valley.

Location: Arbuckle Gallery, 635 Phelan Ave, San José, CA 95112
Hours: Tues–Fri, 12:00pm–5:00pm; Sat–Sun, 9:00am–5:00pm

Cindy Stokes at Center for Fine Art Photography

Cindy Stokes’ work Rise from the series Form and Formless will be shown in the show Life of Water at The Center for Fine Art Photography, curated by Jennifer Shaw. The exhibition runs from June 5-July 1, 2019

Ellen Konar/Steve Goldband @ PhotoPlace Gallery

Juror Laura Moya has selected Ellen and Steve’s image April 7 12:06 from their series Fertile Ground to be included in the upcoming show Intentional Spaces in PhotoPlace Gallery of Middlebury Vermont.

The show runs from June 20-July 13 2019.

Upcoming Exhibition

BAPC celebrates its 20th Anniversary!

BAPC celebrates its 20th Anniversary with an exhibit at Harvey Milk Photo Center.

September 26-October 26, 2019

Stay posted for more info.

Recent Exhibitions

stARTup Art Fair/SF 2019

APRIL 26-28 @ Hotel del Sol, Room #305

We will be at stARTup Art Fair this year with a selection of work by BAPC photographers building on our recent show with On Dreams and Reality, Redux. Nine BAPC members will exhibit their work at this annual festival of arts in many media.

KG+ KYOTOGRAPHIE International Photography Festival

April 16 – April 21, 2019
Dohjidai Gallery of Art

BAPC members will exhibit at the annual KYOTOGRAPHIE International Photography Festival in Kyoto, Japan. More.

Of Dreams and Reality

September 15 – October 25, 2018

Location: 1275 Walnut Street Berkeley, CA 94709

Making of a Beautiful Bridge (Japan)

February 27 – March 4, 2018

BAPC members exhibited at the annual Photo Yokohama Festival in Yokohama, Japan as
part of a larger exhibition called Making of a Beautiful Bridge, organized by SAMURAI FOTO collective.

AnthropoScene

Exhibition: January 27 – February 17, 2018
Location:  ARC Gallery, 1246 Folsom Street, San Francisco, C

Curator: DeWitt Cheng