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Fall 2015 Classes Registration by email or phone at 212–260–9927 Full payment deposit needed to register for any class, lesson, or workshop. Deposit is fully refundable if cancellation occurs two weeks prior to first class session, 25% cancellation fee applicable if less than two weeks notice is given before the first class session. BAXTER ST […]

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. Potential […]


Already a Member? CCNY members can manage their account by login into Wild Apricot. Workspace Memberships Although 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 types of Workspace Membership: Associate and Resident […]

From the Blog

Day in Ellis Island, 1951: Erika Stone Portfolio

Day in Ellis Island, 1951: Erika Stone Portfolio

Posted by on Sep 27, 2015 in Patricia Silva | No Comments

Erika Stone doesn’t remember the exact day but in 1951 the adventurous photographer spent a day at Ellis Island. A German immigrant whose father was held at Ellis Island briefly, before he moved the family to New York in 1936, Stone didn’t photograph Ellis Island with the gaze of a passerby, but with the awareness […]

Summer Seeing: 10 Must-See Photos in September

Summer Seeing: 10 Must-See Photos in September

Posted by on Sep 9, 2015 in Patricia Silva | No Comments

As mentioned in my first post, this summer I joined Baxter St at CCNY to present a monthly selection of ten not-to-be missed photographs in New York City. Observing how social movements shape themselves around photography is often rewarding study. This list presents several works linked to modern movements supported by visual shape shifting: Soviet […]

Lower East Sides: Elsewheres Around the Corner

Posted by on Aug 29, 2015 in Patricia Silva | No Comments

Lorenzo Masnah and Alex Seel, Entre La Guardia y El Dorado, 2015. Installation at XY Atelier Gallery.   Every summer, many expect the art world to hibernate, in cool temperature-controlled repose, remerging with a roar of high sales in the fall season. And every year, I stumble upon some fantastic independent shows in New York’s […]

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 Artists in Residence

Inbal Abergil Inbal Abergil

The cinemas in “24 Frames Per Second”, are temporary shelters in a way, providing an escape from hectic daily life in Israel.


Nica Ross Nica Ross

I use photo, video and performance to create immersive environments/alternative realities/fantasy fortresses in an attempt to harness and revel in desire.


Pacifico Silano Pacifico Silano

Against Nature, is a body of work that investigates the subjugated history of gay men living in Nazi Germany during World War II. READ MORE

Alessandro Teoldi Alessandro Teoldi

Sometimes I wish I could forget what I know and — starting from the particular — build a new system that helps me understand the universal from a new perspective.  READ MORE