Alaska Photographic Center

promoting fine art photography in Alaska since 1983

Virtual Tour of APU’s Rarefied Light 2022 Exhibition

Thanks to all of you who dropped by the opening for Rarefied Light 2022 at Alaska Pacific University during November’s First Friday last week! If you were unable to drop by, you still have several weeks to make your way over to the Carr Gottstein and ConocoPhillips Galleries at APU, but we will also be providing Read more about Virtual Tour of APU’s Rarefied Light 2022 Exhibition[…]

Opening Reception for Rarefied Light 2022 in Anchorage

ANCHORAGE: Please join us for the opening reception for Rarefied Light 2022 this Friday, November 4th, from 4:30-6pm at Alaska Pacific University‘s ConocoPhillips and Carr Gottstein Galleries. We’re looking forward to sharing the 55 pieces selected by juror Dan Burkholder before they start traveling the state. We hope to see you there!

October’s Virtual Artist Talk – Jovell Rennie

Please join us next Wednesday for our second Virtual Artist Talk of the 2022-2023 season when we’ll have Jovell Rennie of Anchorage with us. Rennie’s early photographic work focused on sharing his experiences of Alaska with a global audience through social media (Instagram & Twitter), web (Buzzfeed, CNN, Complex, Highsnobiety) and print based outlets. He Read more about October’s Virtual Artist Talk – Jovell Rennie[…]

September’s Virtual Artist Talk – Ben Huff

Apologies for the late date change, but we’ve had to postpone the Ben Huff talk until 9/28 at 7pm! Please join us for the first APC Virtual Artist Talk of the 2022-2023 season this upcoming Wednesday night (9/28) at 7pm when we’ll have Ben Huff of Juneau with us. Ben Huff will be sharing pictures Read more about September’s Virtual Artist Talk – Ben Huff[…]

Rarefied Light 2022 Award Recipients

This year’s competition drew 460 photographs from 70 Alaskan artists. Dan Burkholder has selected 55 entries that will travel the state until 2023. Congratulations to all who were invited to exhibit their work for this traveling exhibition! Stay tuned to our social media and website as we begin to share details on this traveling exhibition, Read more about Rarefied Light 2022 Award Recipients[…]

April’s Virtual Artist Talk – Bob Hallinen

Don’t miss next week’s Photo Tuesday Artist Talk by Bob Hallinen, our 2021 Rarefied Light Best of Show recipient. Hallinen will be featuring a variety of work in a presentation called “Tiele: Mud, Feathers and Bricks”, featuring work shot around Anchorage. This virtual artist presentation will be on Tuesday, 4/19, at 7pm. Hallinen started his Read more about April’s Virtual Artist Talk – Bob Hallinen[…]

February’s Virtual Artist Talk – Javid Kamali

Join us next Tuesday (2/15) for our Photo Tuesday Artist Talk, featuring Javid Kamali, showcasing his body of work entitled The Last Line of Defense: a visual narrative of the pandemic by an ICU physician. Kamali states that “the Covid-19 pandemic has created a healthcare crisis almost as invisible as the virus itself. ‘The Last Line Read more about February’s Virtual Artist Talk – Javid Kamali[…]

January’s Virtual Artist Talk – Pandemic Portraits

APC is proud to present an upcoming Photo Tuesday Presentation entitled “Pandemic Portraits: A Glimpse Into Real Life Stories of Alaskan Women Fighting Cancer During the Pandemic”. Please join us on January 25th at 7pm via zoom for this Virtual Artist Presentation. “We wanted to honor the women who have been doing ‘double duty’ – Read more about January’s Virtual Artist Talk – Pandemic Portraits[…]