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. And please check out our public programs—all are welcome to attend.

Member News

Erin Malone @ PHOTO
November 13th, 2014 to December 13th, 2014

TheRedPony-sm-EditErin Malone will be part of a three-artist show, Into the Winter Night, featuring selections from her series Amico d’Infanzia at PHOTO gallery in Oakland. Artists opening reception Saturday November 15, 2pm-4pm, First Friday December 5th. Gallery hours: Noon – 6:00, Thursday-Saturday.

Ari Salomon @ SF Camerawork Auction
November 1st, 2014 11:00am

Ari Salomon will have one photo in SF Camerawork’s 2014 Benefit Auction
Doors open at 11:00am; Bidding starts at 1:00pm. SF Camerawork, 1011 Market Street, 2nd Floor, San Francisco, CA 94103

Eric Larson & Erin Malone @ Fall SF Open Studios
October 25th, 2014 10:00am - 6:00pmOctober 26th, 2014 11:00am - 6:00pm

Eric Larson and Erin Malone will be guest artists during SF Open Studios at Arc Studios and Gallery and will have work on display and available for sale during the weekend.
Preview opening Friday October 24, 6-9pm
Arc Gallery & Studios
1246 Folsom Street @ 8th Street, SF, CA

Ken Hoffman @ SF Camerawork
September 22nd, 2014

Ken Hoffman has been elected to the board of directors at SF Camerawork. The mission of SF Camerawork is to encourage and support emerging artists to explore new directions and ideas in the photographic arts.
SF Camerawork, 1011 Market Street, 2nd Floor, San Francisco, CA

Linda Fitch & Susan Hillyard @ The Museum of Monterey
September 12th, 2014 to January 9th, 2015

Linda Fitch and Susan Hillyard participate in the ImageMakers exhibition at Museum of Monterey at the Stanton Center, 5 Custom House Plaza in Monterey.
Artists Reception is Friday, Sept 12, from 5 – 7 PM

Anthony Delgado @ SFMOMA Artists Gallery
September 6th, 2014 to October 23rd, 2014

Entering the Church at IspicaBAPC Member Anthony Delgado will show 11 photographs selected from work in Spain, Sicily and Mexico at the SFMOMA Artists Gallery at Fort Mason. The show runs from September 6 – October 23 with a reception on Saturday, September 6, 3-5pm. The Gallery is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Malcolm Easton @ The Photo Review
August 26th, 2014

Malcolm will have two images in The Photo Review competition issue. JUROR: Jennifer Blessing, Senior Curator of Photography, Guggenheim Museum, New York.

Christine Federici @ Gary Francis Fine Art
August 7th, 2014 to September 7th, 2014

Federici_blizzardChristine Federici has three images in the exhibition “As It Happened” at the Gary Francis Fine Art gallery in Alameda, 1419 Park St. Ste E, Alameda, CA. Opening reception August 8, 6-9pm.

BAPC Public Events

Upon Reflection
December 18th, 2014 9:00pm to January 10th, 2015 9:00pm

Curated by Stephen Wirtz
Start the holiday celebrations with the Artists Reception on Thursday, December 18, 6:00 to 8:00. The exhibit will include an Open Portfolio Night with artists presenting work on First Friday, January 2.

473 25th Street
Oakland, CA 94612

BAPC Annual Membership Show
October 4th, 2014 to October 31st, 2014


6121 Hollis Street

Show Opening:
October 9, 5 – 7 PM

Member Events

Members and invited guests only.
BAPC Members Peer Review
December 9th, 2014 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Members and invited guests

BAPC Members Peer Review
November 13th, 2014 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Members and invited guests
SF Camerawork

BAPC Members Peer Review
October 8th, 2014 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Members and invited guests
SF Camerawork

BAPC Member General Meeting
September 23rd, 2014 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Members only

BAPC Members Peer Review
September 9th, 2014 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Members and invited guests.

Ongoing Member News

Prints from Anthony Hall’s Subdued Spaces series, and Erin Malone’s In Paths Untrodden and From the Edge of Here series are available in the Marketplace at Rayko Photo Center in San Francisco.

Ari Salomon’s Interface series and other images, selected images from Adrienne Defendi, selected images from Erin Malone’s Grass Studies, From the Edge of Here and In Paths Untrodden series and images from John Martin’s Opera series are available at the SFMOMA Artists Gallery in San Francisco.

Heather Polley’s series Vanitas is available at CordenPotts Gallery in San Francisco.

Several BAPC members have samples of their work available at PHOTO in Oakland, CA.

Interested in joining our photographic community? We are seeking people with a passion for photography. For more information, please read about how to join or contact: membership@bapc.info.