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Member News

Gene Dominque gets Best in Show at PhotoCentral’s Spring Exhibition

Celebrating HARD at 75! The 2019 Annual Spring Exhibition 
March 30 – May 11, 2019

Judges Margaretta Mitchell and Irene Imfeld awarded Best of Show to Gene Dominique at the opening of PhotoCentral’s Spring Exhibition last Saturday.
His image is called Thoughts and Prayers and is presented as a 40″ x  40″ framed print.  The photograph is part of Gene’s burgeoning Outrage! series.  Though he wishes otherwise, Gene finds no lack of inspiration for the series.

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.

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

Upcoming Exhibition

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.

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.

Recent Exhibitions

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

Places of Change

September 5 – October 18, 2017
The Pina Zangaro Gallery

15 BAPC members exhibited work inspired by changes
from neighborhoods across the SF Bay Area.

A Point Of Transition

February 23 — March 5, 2017
Faction Brewing 
BAPC and the Alameda Photographers