Our Programs

Annual Juried Competitions

The 2016 Annual Juried Competition is now CLOSED Baxter St at the Camera Club of New York held 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 submit a cohesive body of […]

Call for Curators

Open Call Emerging independent curators are invited to submit exhibition proposals for Fall 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 may not include […]


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

Interview with Erica Baum

Posted by on Jul 18, 2016 in Osman Can Yerebakan | No Comments

Erica Baum is one of the most intriguing photography artists working today. Baum’s scrutinizing of optic limitations images and words perpetuate bears riveting results, in which their commonly attributed potentials shatter to unravel new territories for ‘looking’. Experiencing her Naked Eye, Dog Ear or Card Catalogue series, viewers discover new scenarios, where the notion of gazing […]

Bas Jan Ader at Metro Pictures

Bas Jan Ader at Metro Pictures

Posted by on Jul 13, 2016 in Osman Can Yerebakan | No Comments

Solemn, contemplative and evasive; the arresting art of Bas Jan Ader—the Dutch-born and Los Angeles-based artist who sailed to an eternal journey at the age of thirty-three from Massachusetts in attempt to orchestrate what would be his grandest work of art—is not an easy one to immerse in. Still comparatively foreign to the U.S. audience, […]

you are unsheltered, cut with the weight of wind

you are unsheltered, cut with the weight of wind

Posted by on Jul 4, 2016 in Sarah Palmer | No Comments

Above image: Dillon DeWaters, from the series Ocean/Ocean, 2010 you are unsheltered, cut with the weight of wind— you shudder when it strikes, then lift, swelled with the blast— you sink as the tide sinks, you shrill under hail, and sound thunder when thunder sounds – H.D. “The Shrine” from Sea Garden   The sea, […]

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.


Katherine Hubbard Katherine Hubbard

I am haunted by the hegemony of language as the primary mode of meaning making and find myself in a constant scramble to realign the sensory totem.

Marco Scozzaro Marco Scozzaro

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