Our Programs

Workspace Residency


Each year, BAXTER ST at CCNY invites emerging photographers living in New York City to apply for the BAXTER ST at CCNY Workspace Residency Program.

This residency offers local photographers much-needed workspace in New York City as well as access to the CCNY community and programs.

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? 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 types […]

From the Blog

In praise of short photobooks

In praise of short photobooks

Posted by on Nov 24, 2015 in Tim Carpenter | No Comments

When I first became aware of the recent release of Bruce Davidson’s Los Angeles 1964 through an online article, I was intrigued by a few sample pictures, and I sort of imagined a bricklike physical object housing a vast trove of a master’s unpublished archive. So when I saw it at the Strand one day, […]

The darkness that art combats

The darkness that art combats

Posted by on Nov 16, 2015 in Tim Carpenter | No Comments

I sat down to write my first blog post for the Camera Club intending to pursue an entirely nontopical subject, as is my custom. But first I had to check the New York Times website, as is also my custom when I open my laptop. I get nervous whenever the Times uses that very largest […]

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 […]

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

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