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Pamela Gentile presents work at the SFC Members’ Critique

Pamela Gentile presents work at the SFC Members’ Critique

MARCH MEMBERS’ CRITIQUE
Thursday, March 14, 2019
6 - 8 PM

All current members of SF Camerawork are invited to participate in our monthly members’ critique. This is a great opportunity to get direct feedback from SF Camerawork’s staff and wider photographic community. If you are interested in participating in the March critique, please email kristina@sfcamerawork.org with the subject line “March Members’ Critique.”

Become a member or renew your membership here.

 
Tanya Habjouqa,  The Last Image of Abu Abdullah

Tanya Habjouqa, The Last Image of Abu Abdullah

ARTIST TALK: TANYA HABJOUQA
Practice in Visual Storytelling Part II:
Intimacy of Place & Tools of Telling

Location: Apple Store, Union Square
(300 Post Street, San Francisco)
Saturday, March 2, 2019
7:00 - 8:30 PM

Photographer Tanya Habjouqa will explore the ways you can move your photography beyond a linear narrative and create a "felt experience" for your audience. Tanya encourages photographers to transcend previous notions of documentary into a new terrain incorporating humane, personal, collaboration into the unexpected.

 
Tanya Habjouqa, from the series  Tomorrow There Will be Apricots

Tanya Habjouqa, from the series Tomorrow There Will be Apricots

ARTIST TALK: TANYA HABJOUQA
Practices in Visual Storytelling Part i:
Politics of Place & Rabbit Holes

Location: SF Camerawork
(1011 Market Street, Fl 2, San Francisco)
Thursday, February 28, 2019
6 - 8 PM

In this session, Tanya Habjouqa will share unseen new work, tackling issues from Palestine, Israel, and Syrian refugee diaspora in unexpected ways. She will discuss her attempts to dig deeper into the politics of a place, through blending and overturning competing narratives, and her use of evidentiary and metaphorical approaches.

 
Peter Merts presents work at the SFC Members’ Critique

Peter Merts presents work at the SFC Members’ Critique

FEBRUARY MEMBERS’ CRITIQUE
Thursday, February 21, 2019
6 - 8 PM

All our current members of SF Camerawork are invited to participate in our monthly members’ critique. This is a great opportunity to get direct feedback from SF Camerawork’s staff and wider photographic community. If you are interested in participating in the February critique, please email kristina@sfcamerawork.org with the subject line “February Members’ Critique.”

Become a member or renew your membership here.

 
Pamela Gentile presents work at the SFC Members’ Critique

Pamela Gentile presents work at the SFC Members’ Critique

JANUARY MEMBERS’ CRITIQUE
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
6 - 8 PM

All our current members or SF Camerawork are invited to participate in our monthly members’ critique. This is a great opportunity to get direct feedback from SF Camerawork’s staff and wider photographic community. If you are interested in participating in the January critique, please email kristina@sfcamerawork.org with the subject line “January Members’ Critique.”

Become a member or renew your membership here.

 
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ARTIST TALK: GOHAR DASHTI
In Conversation with curator Peggy Sue Amison
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
6 - 8 PM

Please join us in the gallery for an artist talk with Iranian photographer Gohar Dashti and curator Peggy Sue Amison. Amison will introduce the current exhibition In Transit, which challenges accepted misconceptions about immigration in order to tell a more human story about citizenship in our era of mass migrations. Exhibiting artist Gohar Dashti will speak about her series Stateless, which focuses on the relationships between nature and home and raises questions about whether home is a physical or psychological place.

 
Daniel Castro Garcia, from the series  I Peri N’Tera

Daniel Castro Garcia, from the series I Peri N’Tera

OPENING RECEPTION
In Transit
Thursday, January 24, 2019
6 - 8 PM

Please join us on Thursday, January 24th from 6 to 8 PM for the Opening Reception of our exhibition In Transit, featuring the work of George Awde, Daniel Castro Garcia, Gohar Dashti, Tanya Habjouqa, and Stefanie Zofia Schulz. Curated by Peggy Sue Amison, this exhibition challenges accepted misconceptions about immigration and otherness in order to tell a more human story of what constitutes citizenship in the wake of the enormous migrations to Europe. 

This exhibition is supported by Lensculture and the Bernard Osher Foundation.

You can read more about this exhibition here.

 
From the SFC Fine Print Program, Lisa Robinson’s  Fault  from the series  Snowbound

From the SFC Fine Print Program, Lisa Robinson’s Fault from the series Snowbound

WINTER HOLIDAY HOURS
December 23, 2018 - January 7, 2019

SF Camerawork will be closed for the holidays December 23rd through January 7th.  The gallery will reopen with our current exhibition I am to see to it that I do not lose you, featuring photographers Orestes Gonzalez and Zulfikar Ali Bhutto on Tuesday, January 8th.

 

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