Guest speaker: Michael Jang

Michael Jang is an SF based photographer with work in the permanent SFMOMA collection, someone who has collaborated with Annie Liebowitz, and who has an impressive file of celebrity shots done for Rolling Stone and other publications.

Exhibition: Synthetic Environments

Dates of show: April 10 – 29
Date of Opening: April 10, 2010 / 6-8 pm
Preview the show online

Mina Dresden Gallery
312 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94103 (map)
(415) 863-8312
Gallery Hours: Wednesday to Saturday from 3-7 pm
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Ari Salomon's Motion Studies at SFMoMA's window gallery

Member Ari Salomon was featured in an article in the SF Examiner SF-Photography Blog.

Some photographers, and Ari Salomon is among these, skirt the artificial distinction between subjective and objective uses of photography by concentrating on camera vision. Cameras can see things that human eyes cannot.

via Camera vision in the alley – Ari Salomon’s Motion Studies at SFMoMA’s window gallery.

Hearst 8×10 : The Contest

DESCRIPTION
Hearst 8×10 Photography Biennial is a competition to identify and promote new and emerging talent among photographers in the United States and abroad. Eight 8 winners, chosen every other year, will:Showcase selected works in an exhibition under the title, “8×10” in the Alexey Brodovitch Gallery and the Hearst Gallery at Hearst Tower in New York City.Be published in the accompanying “8×10” catalog and on www.hearst.com and www.hearst8x10.com.

ENTRY FEE
There is no entry fee for the competition.

ELIGIBILITY
All U.S. and international freelance, amateur and professional photographers and students, 18 to 35 years of age. Applicants may apply as individuals, or as collaborators.Hearst Corporation full-time employees and former employees are not eligible. Freelancers for Hearst Corporation are eligible to apply.Applicants may only submit one 1 entry, which may include up to 16 photographs. Sizes may vary.

APPLICATION DEADLINE
All entries must be emailed between the dates of January 4, 2010 and May 31, 2010.

via Hearst 8×10 : The Contest.

Angelika Schilli and Adrienne Defendi @ SOHO Photo, NY

Angelika Schilli and Adrienne Defendi are participating in the Krappy Kamera XII International Juried Competition at SOHO Photo, 15 White Street in New York.  Artist reception is Tuesday, March 2, 2010 from 6-8PM