EVENTS/PAST/UPCOMING

 
  Image courtesy of Brenton Gieser.

Image courtesy of Brenton Gieser.

COMMUNITY CONVERSATION & PHOTOWALK
Private Life in the Public Eye, Ethics of Street Photography
With Everyday Bay Area Photographers
Saturday, June 2, 2018
12 PM - 2 PM

Please join us in the gallery on Saturday, June 2nd for a community conversation and photowalk.  Everyday Bay Area photographers Brenton Gieser and Felix Uribe will discuss the work that led to their Tender Souls project and their consideration for the ethics and implications of street photography in communities of un-housed individuals. Conversation and Q&A moderated by Ken Walton (Photographer & Founder of StreetFoto San Francisco). A photowalk through the Tenderloin area led by artists Emma Marie Chiang, Brenton Gieser, and Felix Uribe will follow. This is the perfect lead up to the 2018 StreetFoto Festival!

* This event is open to the public. No registration required. Please bring your own cameras or camera phones for the photowalk portion

 

EVENING RECEPTION
Home: An Exhibition of Candid Photographs
Streetfoto San Francisco
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
6 - 8 PM

Please join us in the gallery on Tuesday, June 5th from 6 to 8 PM for the evening reception of Home, one of five exhibitions that are a part of StreetFoto San Francisco, a weeklong festival dedicated entirely to the art of street photography.  This exhibition will be on display for six days only, June 5th through June 10th. 

Learn more about the photographers in this exhibition here.

 
  Pamela Gentile presents her work at the May Members' Critique

Pamela Gentile presents her work at the May Members' Critique

JUNE MEMBERS' CRITIQUE
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
6 - 8 PM

All current members of SF Camerawork are invited to participate in our monthly members' critique. This is a great opportunity to get direct feedback on your work and photographic practice by SF Camerawork's staff and wider photographic community.  If you are interested in participating in the June critique, please email kristina@sfcamerawork.org with the subject line "June Members' Critique." Spots fill up quickly so don't wait to sign up!

Become a member or renew your membership here.

 
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MEMBER FOR A DAY
Saturday, June 16, 2018

Take your SF Camerawork membership beyond our walls to enjoy exhibitions all around town—for free! Choose among your favorites from the following Bay Area institutions who have joined together to offer SF Camerawork Members free admission! Present your Member card for two free admissions per membership at each location; some restrictions apply.

PARTICIPATING INSTITUTIONS:
Asian Art Museum
BAMPFA
Contemporary Jewish Museum
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Museum of the African Diaspora
Oakland Museum of California
SFMOMA
University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley
Walt Disney Family Museum
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

 
  Image courtesy of EDBA member Rasta Dave

Image courtesy of EDBA member Rasta Dave

CLOSING RECEPTION, POETRY READING &
CATALOGUE RELEASE
Thursday, June 28, 2018
6 - 8 PM

Please join us in the gallery on Thursday, June 28th for the closing reception and catalogue release for our exhibition Focal Points, featuring work by CatchLight Fellows Tomas Van Houtryve, Sarah Blesener, Brian L. Frank along with artists from the Everyday Bay Area Collective (EDBA).  The reception will feature:

  • Live poetry reading by D. Scot Miller, an Oakland-based writer, artist, and curator.
  • Live photo printing for the EDBA community wall
  • Focal Points exhibition catalogue and local artist signing
  • Flash fundraiser fine print sale and presentation by 2017 CatchLight Fellow Brian L. Frank with all proceeds benefiting an upcoming youth photography workshop produced by CatchLight in partnership with Project Rebound.

Read more about the exhibition here.