Irene Imfeld @ Scanning Japan

Irene Imfeld is a curator and exhibitor with three other artists. Reed Whipple Cultural Center, Las Vegas, NV.

Crown Jewels @ Filoli Gardens

Irene Imfeld and Erin Malone will participate in Parklands, North American Crown Jewels, a Juried group show at Filoli Gardens, Woodside, CA.

Erin Malone @ Fantastic Plastic

Erin Malone participates in the juried show Fantastic Plastic, at the Carol Watson Gallery in Johnson City, Texas. The show was juried by Susan Burnstine.

1 Shot x2 2009

07_06-oneshotOne Shot x2: Our annual membership exhibition

September 1 – September 30, 2009
Reception: Saturday, September 12, 2 to 4

SF Photo Center Gallery at the Harvey Milk Recreational Arts Center (map)
50 Scott St, San Francisco, CA‎, (415) 554-9522‎

Photographers often present their images in a body of work elaborating on a concept or documenting places or events. BAPC’s annual One Shot exhibit provides an opportunity for members to showcase an image that can stand apart from their series of work or is outside the typical subject matter or medium the artist uses. This year BAPC has expanded the concept. In One Shot x Two each member exhibits two images that are thematically related. Read more

BAPC General Meeting

BAPC General Meeting. Members only. Harvey Milk Center, 50 Scott Street, San Francisco

Black and White Printing Workshop

Black and White Printing Workshop with Tom Lavin at Rayko. Members and invited guests only.

It’s Still Life @RayKo Photo Center

Ari Salomon participates in It’s Still Life, a juried show at
RayKo Photo Center, 428 Third Street, San Francisco, CA 94107. Reception: 6-8pm on August 7.

TPS 17: The National Competition

Beth Kientzle and Erin Malone participate in a juried group show in Texas: TPS 17: The National Competition. The show will travel:

Dec 4 – Jan 24 Center for Contemporary Art

Feb 2 – May 1 Tammy Cromer-Campbell Photographs & Gallery

Jun 1 – Jul 29 River City Silver

Organizational Structure

Each member of the Collective takes an active role in one of its committees. Every other month, the organization holds a general meeting to discuss collective business and to update all members on committee developments.

Executive: Assures the smooth operation of the organization.

Membership: Acts as a contact for potential new members and guides the membership process.

Publications: Maintains Web site, creates other communications materials as needed.

Publicity: Assures media coverage for organization events.

Programs: Plans and carries out peer reviews, artist presentations, workshops, salons, and other activities.

Exhibitions: Seeks exhibition opportunities, organizes, and mounts shows.

Member Activities

Peer Reviews:

Each month, members may present work for reactions and suggestions from the group.


The Collective mounts several shows each year. Venues have included Arc Gallery, PHOTO, Rayko Photo Center, the Commonwealth Club of California, Mina Dresden Gallery, The Berkeley Arts Center and San Francisco City Hall.

Other Activities:

In the past, the Collective has sponsored critiques or artist talks from well known photographers and educators, as well as workshops to share photographic skills.