Every year Baxter St at the Camera Club of New York holds an open call for entries for its Annual National Photography Competition. This year the competition will be juried by curator and art historian Andrianna Campbell. The deadline for 2017 has passed. Photographers and photo-based artists working in any genre are eligible to apply. Applicants are strongly […]
Open Call Emerging independent curators are invited to submit exhibition proposals for Spring 2018. Please note that there is a small stipend available for both curators and artists. BAXTER ST at CCNY does not provide a production budget for guest curated exhibitions. Rules: Curatorial Proposals may have up to four artists, and may not include the […]
As a membership based organization we offer a dynamic array of gallery, forum and learning center dedicated to nurturing an inclusive and diverse community of lens-based artists and people interested in photography and video. We offer both Workspace and Support level memberships with benefits that range from access to state-of-the-art facilities to discounted classes to […]
From the Blog
Behold those who memorialize the aftermath of a camera. Photographs. For artistry and memory, or travels to lands and narratives unknown. The twenty-fifth issue of DEAR DAVE, magazine ennobles the embodiment of personal feelings. Is it nostalgia, or is it for newness? Photography is not of moments—rather, they allow us each to create one for […]
Cultures are identified by feats of strength and icons. Societies are made up of people, parts, places, and passions. Wrestling is wonderfully ancient. Its aesthetics are expansive in practices and homes. Grappling such combat is filled with focus and gesture. The sport is varied in rule and method. History meets modern styles. Incorporated mythology is […]
Natures are bound and not perfect. Identity is formed, but how? Immersion in discomforts and joys are ways of forming something like home. A room becomes confused by the canopy of plants and unfamiliar life. Forms become hot and weird. A windy city connects to the tropics and compositions can become all wrapped up in […]
One of New York’s oldest arts organizations, the Camera Club (CCNY) has been a home for photographers to develop their craft, providing both a working facility and collegial environment for discussion and the exchange of ideas.
Current Workspace Residents
My work focuses on the relationships between the concepts of memory, home, and landscape.
My projects begin from observations made while walking in the city and simultaneously wandering through ideas about landscape.
I’m moving through the city, wishing to reclaim it, to make this heady and almost mythical city my own.
My work is about narratives that are triggered by absence.