Ari Salomon @ Adobe Arts Co-op

Ari Salomon will be showing a group of lightboxes from his series “Motion Studies”. Opening Reception: January 10, 6-9pm. (Exhibition: January 10 – 26, 2020)

Gene Dominique in Black & White Magazine

Gene has two images published in issue 137 of Black & White magazine.  Issue 137 presents the annual Single Image Contest Winners.

Fractured Portrait is a winner in the Digital/Analog Manipulation category.

Willa is a winner in the Portraiture category

Mitch Nelles @Coastal Arts League 2019 Members Show

Shadows by Mitch Nelles

Mitch Nelles’ “Shadows” black and white image has been accepted in the Coastal Arts League 2019 Member Show. Artists reception is scheduled for Sunday, December 8 from 1-4 PM at the gallery. 
Gallery:           Coastal Arts League
Location:        300 Main Street, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Hours:            December 5 through January 5, 2020

Richard Dweck @LH Horton Jr Gallery at San Joaquin Delta College

Richard Dweck at The LH Horton Jr Gallery at San Joaquin Delta College
Juror Aline Smithson, photographer and founder of Lenscratch,  has chosen Richard Dweck’s photograph “India Profile #1” to be part of an exhibit on contemporary portraiture at the LH Horton Jr. Gallery at San Joaquin Delta College
Exhibition: Nov 21 – Dec 13, 2019
Location: 5151 Pacific Avenue, Stockton, CA 95207
Reception: Nov 2, 2019, 5:00-7:00 pm

Richard Dweck at Griffin Museum Satellite Site

Executive Director and Curator Paula Tognarelli of the Griffin Museum of Photography has chosen Richard Dweck’s photograph “Lion” to be part of an exhibit, Primary Source, at the Lafayette City Center Passageway in Downtown Boston.
Exhibition: Through Mar 24, 2020
Location: The passageway links Macy’s with the Hyatt Regency Hotel 2 Ave De Lafayette Boston, MA 02111
Reception: March 22, 2020 4-6 PM

Richard Dweck’s @ Dreaming in Color,  LightBox Photographic Gallery

Photographer and curator Jody Miller has included Richard Dweck’s “The Opposite of Drab” in an exhibit, Dreaming in Color, at the LightBox Photographic Gallery in Astoria, Oregon.
Exhibition: Through December 10, 2019
Location: 1045 Marine Drive, Astoria, OR

Welcome New Member Maria Budner

BAPC has a new member!

At our meeting on Nov 13 we were treated to an interesting and thought provoking portfolio from candidate Maria Budner. Subsequently Maria was warmly accepted into the collective. So we’d like for everyone to welcome her.
Welcome and Congratulations Maria!

Jason Andrescavage @ Gray Loft Gallery

Amy by Jason Andrescavage

Jason Andrescavage is exhibiting work at Gray Loft Gallery in Jingletown (Oakland) as part of the group show of analog photography : Kindred Spirits. The show runs from October 11 to November 9, with receptions on October 11 and 12.

The gallery is located at 2889 Ford Street #32. Check their web site for opening hours


Ellen Konar & Steve Goldband @ Center for Photographic Art International Juried Exhibition

December 23 1:29

Curator Paula Tognarelli has selected Ellen Konar & Steve Goldband’s photo December 23 1:29 for inclusion at the Center for Photographic Art’s International Juried Exhibition in the online exhibition. The exhibition in Carmel, CA runs from November 2 to December 21, 2019.


Ellen Konar & Steve Goldband @ Awagami International Mini Print Exhibition

Arborescence (on hand-made Kozo)

Ellen Konar & Steve Goldband exhibit their inkjet print on handmade Kozo paper Arborescence in the Awagami International Mini Print Exhibition at Awagami’s ‘Hall of Awa Japanese Paper Museum’ in Tokushima, Japan. This work was a semi-finalist in the competition, which has predominantly been traditional woodblock, etching and lithograph until last year when digital processes have been welcomed.

Gene Dominique @ PhotoCentral : Resonance – H.A.R.D. at 75

Anthony Rollins throws a mug

Gene Dominique exhibits nine images in a show curated by Geir Jordahl. Resonance: Eleven Artists Respond to H.A.R.D at Seventy-Five; includes diverse artists invited to make artwork in response to the Hayward Area Recreation and Park District’s legacy and influence in their lives and communities. 

The exhibition will be on display in the gallery at 1099 E Street, Hayward, CA from September 28 – November 28. Gallery Hours are Monday-Friday 9 am to 5 pm in the Upstairs Gallery and Monday 5-10 pm, Tuesday & Thursday 10 am-1 pm and by appointment in the Downstairs Gallery. 

Gene Dominique and Steve Goldband/Ellen Konar in SF Camerawork benefit auction

Gene and Steve/Ellen are included in the 2019 SF CAMERAWORK BENEFIT AUCTION

The SF Camerawork Benefit Auction is an important annual fundraiser and features a carefully curated group of thought-provoking photographs from around the world (all framed and ready to hang thanks to our generous framing sponsors!). 100% of the proceeds will support the growth of photographers’ careers, innovation and equity in the field of photography, and newly commissioned works by SF Camerawork.


September 7 — 20, 2019

Visit SF Camerawork between September 7 — 20 to view the seventy beautifully framed works in this year’s auction and pick which pieces are going home with you!

Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 6 – 8 PM


Saturday, September 21, 2019, 4:00 – 8:30 PM

Hosts Wes and Kate Mitchell invite VIP ticketholders and SFC members only to a preview of the auction with special guest Sandra S. Phillips — curator emerita of photography at SFMOMA — who will share her expert insights to help you discover your favorite photographs offered this year.

551 Duncan 12:06 by Steve Goldband and Ellen Konar

Farming in Cuba’s Vinales Valley, 2017/2019 by Gene Dominique