Our Programs

Annual Juried Competitions

The 2016 Annual Juried Competition is now OPEN Baxter St at the Camera Club of New York is pleased to announce an open call for entries for its Annual National Photography Competition, this year juried by artist Mickalene Thomas. Photographers and photo-based artists working in any genre are eligible to apply. Applicants are strongly encouraged to […]

Call for Curators

Open Call Emerging independent curators are invited to submit exhibition proposals for the Fall 2016 and 2017. 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 […]


Already a Member? BAXTER ST at CCNY members can manage their account by login into Wild Apricot. Workspace Memberships Although BAXTER ST at CCNY has closed its space on 37th Street, we are pleased to announce an agreement with the International Center for Photography (ICP) whereby our members can use ICP’s darkrooms. We offer two different levels of […]

From the Blog

Slippage: On Practice and Waiting

Slippage: On Practice and Waiting

Posted by on May 17, 2016 in Sarah Palmer | No Comments

In the recent weeks of endless springtime rain, I turned inward. I have been thinking about the process of how work gets made, and about the practice of making itself (these are two different things, though with many shared veins and intersections – conjoined twins that cannot be separated without killing one). With an active […]

A home for fleas, a hive for bees, a nest for birds

A home for fleas, a hive for bees, a nest for birds

Posted by on Apr 7, 2016 in Sarah Palmer | No Comments

Thank you to Baxter St. for inviting me to come in as guest blogger for the next three months. I look forward to sharing some thoughts, musings, and artworks. I was always a writer. That is, before I would ever have called myself an artist, I thought of myself as a writer. Writing came naturally […]

saying what you can’t say

saying what you can’t say

Posted by on Apr 1, 2016 in Daniel Johnson | No Comments

My job is not to produce answers. My job is to produce good questions. Glenn Ligon   This is my final post It’s a conversation with myself and two artists: Dalia Amara, a friend, and Randy West, my first crit prof at SVA. What really stuck with me about their work is that there is […]

Our Mission

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

Lisa Fairstein Lisa Fairstein

I use the process of image-making to create conspicuous spaces for narratives of visual analysis. My works are studies of imaged culture and the practice of making pictures.


Nona Faustine Nona Faustine

Situated inside a photographic tradition while questioning the culture that bred that tradition, my practice walks the line between the past and the present.


Daniel Mirer Daniel Mirer

Thingstätten (Thing cult) is a term used to define open-air Nazi cult theaters built between the years of 1933-1945 for the specific intention of rallying, politicizing, and entertaining local communities.

Marco Scozzaro Marco Scozzaro

My work aims to explore different layers and notions of identity.