Alaska Photographic Center

promoting fine art photography in Alaska since 1983

Rarefied Light 2018 // Awards

The Rarefied Light 2018 exhibition will kick off with an opening reception at the Anchorage Museum on September 28th from 6:00pm to 9:00pm. Rarefied Light is Alaska’s largest annual fine art photography exhibition. This year we received 610 entries by 91 artists. Guest juror Arthur Meyerson, selected 50 photographs by 34 artists for inclusion in Read more about Rarefied Light 2018 // Awards[…]

Rarefied Light Juror’s Choice // First Friday Opening Reception

Each year, our Rarefied Light juror is asked to select two artists whose work is featured in an invitational group exhibit. This year, juror Henry Horenstein chose Christine Eagleson and Tara Horton Their work will be on display at Blue Holloman Gallery Jan 5th – Jan 30th 2018 Please join us for a First Friday Read more about Rarefied Light Juror’s Choice // First Friday Opening Reception[…]

APC Holiday Party & Print Exchange // December 19th @ 7pm

Please join us for the annual APC Holiday party/social gathering, Tuesday December 19th, at 7 pm! The Studio 245 W 5th Ave #108 Anchorage Ak This year, due to space and gallery constraints, we were unable to sponsor a members show exhibition. (The members show will resume in 2018, at APU!) So in lieu of Read more about APC Holiday Party & Print Exchange // December 19th @ 7pm[…]

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[…]