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 @ 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.

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

Malcolm Easton @ The Piedmont Center for the Arts
November 1st, 2014 to November 30th, 2014

Malcolm Easton will have two pieces in the 2014 Juried Art Show at The Piedmont Center for the Arts, 801 Magnolia Avenue, Piedmont, CA. Jurors: Carin Adams and Caitlin Haskell. Artists Reception: November 1, 5-8 pm.

Nick Winkworth @ San Diego Museum of Art Artist Guild at Poway Center for the Performing Arts
October 25th, 2014 to November 25th, 2014

bapc-nw-mkidsNick Winkworth’s image “Museum Kids” is included in an exhibition titled “Illuminations” sponsored by the San Diego Museum of Art Artist Guild at Poway Center for the Performing Arts, near San Diego. This exhibition includes all kinds of 2D art as well as photography. Work was selected by Alessandra Moctezuma, Gallery Director/Professor at San Diego Mesa College. The show runs from October 31st to November 25th, 2014 at Poway Center for the Performing Arts, 15498 Espola Rd., Poway, CA 92064.

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

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Oakland, CA 94612

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Member Events

Members and invited guests only.
BAPC Members Peer Review
December 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 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.