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

Ellen Konar & Steve Goldband @ OFJCC Cultural Center in Palo Alto
January 6th, 2015 to March 30th, 2015

Ellen Konar and Steve Goldband will exhibit a portfolio of work from their series, Cuba: A View from the Street, at the JCC Cultural Center at 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto, CA. The opening reception, featuring a talk by the artists, will be held on Sunday, January 11th, 2015 at 7:30 PM.

Erin Malone @ Art Intersection
December 13th, 2014 to January 10th, 2015

OutBack copyErin Malone, selected as one of three Best In Show in Art Intersection’s annual Light Sensitive exhibition by juror Tom Persinger, will exhibit a portfolio of her work from the series From Within in a 3 person show, Best of Light Sensitive, at Art Intersection in Arizona. 207 Gilbert Road, Suite 201, Gilbert, AZ. Artist Reception Saturday, December 13, 6 – 8pm.

Ellen Konar & Steve Goldband @ The San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
December 5th, 2014 to January 18th, 2015

Ellen and Steve will participate in Reflections, at the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art. Juror Leigh Gleason. San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, 1010 Broad Street (on the west end of the Mission Plaza), San Luis Obispo, California 93401

Malcolm Easton@The San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
December 5th, 2014 to January 18th, 2015

Malcolm will participate in Reflections, at the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art. Juror Leigh Gleason. San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, 1010 Broad Street (on the west end of the Mission Plaza), San Luis Obispo, California 93401

Malcolm Easton @ The Seligmann Center
November 14th, 2014 to January 3rd, 2015

Malcolm Easton will participate in the anonymously juried exhibit, Magical Events at The Seligmann Center in Sugar Loaf, NY.

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.

Linda Fitch @ SF Open Studios
November 8th, 2014 11:00am - 6:00pmNovember 9th, 2014 11:00am - 6:00pm

FITCH-535-13-VS-BAPCLinda Fitch will be participating in Art Span’s SF Open Studios as part of the 2014 Studio Nocturne group at Fort Mason.
Artist Reception: November 7 – 6:30pm – 9 pm
Fort Mason Center Building D First Floor

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

BAPC Public Events

Upon Reflection
December 18th, 2014 to January 10th, 2015

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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.

Exhibiting Artists:
Anthony J. Hall
Henry Bowles
Rebecca K. Chang
Adrienne Defendi
Anthony Delgado
Christine Federici
Ingeborg Gerdes
Ellen Konar and Steve Goldband
Kirk Thompson
Barbara Kyne
Eric Larson
Tom Lavin
Lee S. Nelson
Nick Winkworth
Ari Salomon

PHOTO
473 25th Street
Oakland, CA 94612

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Member Events

Members and invited guests only.
General Meeting
February 3rd, 2015 7:00pm - 9:00pm

At SF Camerawork
Members Only

Ongoing Member News

Prints from Anthony Hall’s Subdued Spaces series, and Erin Malone’s In Paths Untrodden and The Park 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 Alan Ostreicher, 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.

Selected prints from Alan Ostreicher are available at ClampArt in New York.

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.