Member News

Kindred Spirits, Gray Loft Gallery, Oakland, CA
Please join several CPA members, including our executive director, for the closing reception of Kindred Spirits, a group show of analog photography, at the Gray Loft Gallery in Oakland on November 9th from 4-6:30pm.  Congratulations to Norma Cordova, Vince Donovan, JM Golding, Ann Jastrab, Ernie Luppi, Eben Ostby, Jenny Sampson, Judy Walgren, Anne Walker, Jan Watten, and Yelena Zhavoronkova. More info >

Ellen Konar & Steve Goldband
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 lithography until last year when digital processes are welcomed. For information click here.

Nolan Preece
The University of Nevada Galleries – The Lilley in Reno, Nevada is presenting a solo exhibition of Nolan Preece chemigrams from October 24 through December 20, 2019. Opening reception – October 24, 5 – 7pm, talk at 5:00.

The Viewpoint Photographic Art Center in Sacramento, CA is presenting a solo exhibition of Nolan Preece chemigrams from November 8 through December 7, 2019. Opening reception – November 9, 5 – 9pm.  For more information, click here to visit Nolan’s website.

Tony DeVarco
Two works by CPA member photographer Tony DeVarco were selected for the Rhode Island Center for Photographic Arts 7th International Open Call: Neal Rantoul, Juror.  The pieces in this exhibition were selected through an international call for entries. This exhibition is a showcase for contemporary photography.  A total of 66 photographers were selected from almost 700 submissions representing 21 States, Finland, and England. The exhibit runs from September 19th through October 11, 2019. For more information click here >

Jerry Takigawa’s False Food photograph reviewed
Chicago writer and educator Beth McDermott has written an insightful essay entitled An Aerial View: Jerry Takigawa’s F-374 in the September issue of After the Art. McDermott teaches creative writing and literature courses at the University of St. Francis in Joliet, IL, where she’s an Assistant Professor of English, faculty for the first-year experience, and coordinator of the St. Francis Writers’ Conference. Read the essay here >

Brian Taylor’s cyanotypes at SFMOMA
Brian Taylor’s cyanotypes will be on display at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art in their upcoming exhibition: From the Permanent Collection: Cyanotypes, opening on October 2nd. The exhibition includes rare prints from Anna Atkins, ES Curtis and others. Brian’s recorded conversation with SFMOMA Curator Shana Lopes serves as the audio guide for the exhibition.

CPA members at the Triton Museum of Art
Triton Museum of Art: Selections from the Permanent Collection: PhotographsAugust 17 through October 27
Reception: September 13, 2019. Congratulations to these CPA members whose work is include in the exhibition: Richard Cannon, Margaret Stanton Murray, Beverly Rayner, Brian Taylor, and Tracy Valleau.

Meredith Mullins
Meredith Mullins is pleased to have her work (and an interview) published in the July issue of the UK-based design magazine DESTIG. The issue also, coincidentally, has an article about Carmel. Read the interview >