Alaska Photographic Center

promoting fine art photography in Alaska since 1983

Rarefied Light 2017 // First Friday Opening Reception

First Friday Opening: Nov 3rd, 5-7 pm  Conoco Phillips & Leah J Peterson Galleries – Alaska Pacific University 4101 University Drive, Anchorage Please join us for the opening reception of Rarefied Light – Alaska’s largest annual fine art photography exhibition. Guest juror Henry Horenstein, selected 43 photographs for inclusion in the exhibition. A tribute to former Read more about Rarefied Light 2017 // First Friday Opening Reception[…]

Photo Tuesday // Jenny Irene Miller // Oct 17th 7pm

Continuous – with Jenny Irene Miller Public Lecture: Tuesday Oct 17th, 7:00 pm Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Auditorium 625 C St, Anchorage Jenny Irene Miller, Inupiaq, presents her recent body of work, Continuous. Using the camera as a tool for social change—Jenny shares her process of exploring Indigenous identity, sexual orientation, gender diversity, discrimination, and Read more about Photo Tuesday // Jenny Irene Miller // Oct 17th 7pm[…]

Photo Tuesday // Vanessa Powell // Sep 19th 7pm

31% Stardust – with Vanessa Powell Public Lecture: Tuesday Sep 19th, 7:00 pm Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Auditorium 625 C St, Anchorage Join APC and the Rasmuson Foundation in welcoming photographer Vanessa Powell to the Anchorage Museum on Tuesday, September 19th. Vanessa will be sharing her experiences as an Artist in Residence at The Burren Read more about Photo Tuesday // Vanessa Powell // Sep 19th 7pm[…]

Rarefied Light 2017 // Awards

The Rarefied Light 2017 exhibition will kick off with an opening reception at the ConocoPhillips and Leah J. Peterson Galleries, Alaska Pacific University, Anchorage, November 3rd, 5:00pm to 7:00pm. Rarefied Light is Alaska’s largest annual fine art photography exhibition. This year we received 506 entries by 82 artists. Guest juror Henry Horenstein, selected 43 photographs Read more about Rarefied Light 2017 // Awards[…]

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Rarefied Light 2017 Lecture with Henry Horenstein // Thurs Aug 3rd

Join us Thursday August 3rd for the Rarefied Light 2017 juror lecture with Henry Horenstein. He will be talking about his most recent book, Shoot what you Love. APC will also be announcing the Rarefied Light 2017 Best of Show and Honorable Mention awards – so come show your local photographers some love! Check out Read more about Rarefied Light 2017 Lecture with Henry Horenstein // Thurs Aug 3rd[…]

Photo Tuesday // Oscar Avellaneda-Cruz // March 21, 2017 7pm

Join us at 7pm on Tuesday March 21st, 2017 at the Anchorage Museum to welcome Oscar Avellaneda-Cruz as he walks us through his #cosplay project CosPlay (costume play) is a performance art where participants adorn themselves with fashion wear that is often handmade, specific to a character. CosPlayers come together for public role-playing, costume competitions, and to reinterpret how Read more about Photo Tuesday // Oscar Avellaneda-Cruz // March 21, 2017 7pm[…]

Photo Tuesday // Michael Walsh // Feb 21st 2017 7pm

APC is so excited to bring film artist Michael Walsh to our Photo Tuesday series, with his talk, Film is DEADly Michael will be screening 3 short films and giving us some background on his process and practice. Michael creates celluloid based experimental work – pulling from many mediums and techniques to promote appreciation and Read more about Photo Tuesday // Michael Walsh // Feb 21st 2017 7pm[…]

Call for Entries // Circumpolar // UAF’s Frozen Lenses

Our friends at the University of Fairbanks photo club, Frozen Lenses, have an open call for their juried show, Circumpolar. The call is open until Feb 10th and will be jurored by Jeff Shultz. Open to all Alaskan residents and you can find all the details here: http://www.frozenlenses.com/2017-circumpolar/ Or – check out the call directly: Read more about Call for Entries // Circumpolar // UAF’s Frozen Lenses[…]

Photo Tuesday // Matt Kissinger // Jan 17th 2017 7pm

Matt Kissinger – Blisters and Smiles – Thru-Hiking the PCT Tuesday Jan 17th 7pm Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Auditorium 625 C St, Anchorage Join us for the first photo Tuesday of 2017!! Matt’s lecture will cover his 2016 photo-journey of adventure, hiking the Pacific Crest Trail Photo by Matt Kissinger – “Relaxing in the Range Read more about Photo Tuesday // Matt Kissinger // Jan 17th 2017 7pm[…]

APC Holiday Party // Sunday Dec 11th 6:30 pm

Please join us for the annual APC Holiday party/social gathering, Sunday December 11th, 2016 at 6:30pm. We will be celebrating at: The Studio 245 W 5th Ave #108 Anchorage Ak Bring your holiday cheer, and maybe a snack to share! We would also love your ideas for our suggestion box – on what you would Read more about APC Holiday Party // Sunday Dec 11th 6:30 pm[…]