Wish You Were Here

Wish You Were Here

Ace Hotel Downtown LA (map)

The Official Month of Photography LA kick-off event “Wish You Were Here Vol 2,” curated by Stephanie Gonot is an all postcard exhibition featuring a box set of 58 images by 29 contemporary photographers.

The Stand-Ins

The Stand-Ins

The Icon (map)

The Stand-Ins exhibition features portrait and still life images of the shot that comes before the shot. Before the celebrity stands on their mark, before the animal is taken out of their cage, while the light and the composition are tested.

Victory Projects Dinner & Lecture Series: Gregory Prescott

Victory Projects Dinner & Lecture Series: Gregory Prescott

The Standard, Downtown LA (map)

Nicholas Fahey of Victory Projects hosts a conversation with photographer Gregory Prescott. Following the lecture guests will sit down and break bread with the artist.  After a night of conversation and good food each guest will receive a signed print from the artist.

JERRY HSU  “A Love Like Mine Is Hard To Find”

JERRY HSU “A Love Like Mine Is Hard To Find”

Slow Culture (map)

A Love Like Mine is Hard to Find  says a lot about the way Jerry Hsu approaches his photography.  Without a doubt, this is a passion thing. 

Opening Reception: April 3, 2014 7-10PM at Slow Culture 

OneShot: HOME

OneShot: HOME

Loft at Liz's (map)

One Shot is the annual, single-themed competition of the International Photography Awards, the Lucie Foundation’s sister-effort. One Shot: Home features the winning work of photographers who submitted images that represent the notion of what “home” conjures in their imagination.

a tiny space

a tiny space

Contact Photo Lab (map)

a tiny space is a site that features various artists’ work curated by Sabrina Bajaj. The site acts as a space to showcase a thoughtful collection of the artists’ work and as well as a deeper dive into their process. 

 

Victory Projects Dinner & Lecture Series: Lanakila MacNaughton

Victory Projects Dinner & Lecture Series: Lanakila MacNaughton

The Standard, Downtown LA (map)

Nicholas Fahey of Victory Projects hosts a conversation with photographer Lanakila MacNaughton.  Following the lecture guests will sit down and break bread with the artist.  After a night of conversation and good food each guest will receive a signed print from the artist.

Month of Photo Los Angeles Group Show

Month of Photo Los Angeles Group Show

Arena 1 Gallery at Santa Monica Art Studios (map)

The MOPLA Group Show is a submission based exhibition designed to support the theme the 2015 Realities and Concepts. The group show will feature emerging and established photographers. 

Victory Projects Dinner & Lecture Series: Mark Leibowitz

Victory Projects Dinner & Lecture Series: Mark Leibowitz

The Standard, Downtown LA (map)

Nicholas Fahey of Victory Projects hosts a conversation with photographer Mark Leibowitz.  Following the lecture guests will sit down and break bread with the artist.  After a night of conversation and good food each guest will receive a signed print from the artist.

As Above So Below

As Above So Below

bG Gallery at Bergamot Station (map)

In conjunction with MOPLA, bG Gallery is excited to present a selection of historic and contemporary master artists exploring the conversation between inner subject and outer environment. 

Emerging Photographer

Emerging Photographer

Lot 613 (map)

Last fall, Emerging Photographer relaunched as a submission-based magazine for up-and-coming artists. Eleven photographers were selected to be featured in our Winter 2014 issue—some who are still in school and others who have already begun to make a lasting impact as professional photographers. We are confident that each of their visions will have longevity within this industry.

Instagram Jam and SNAPSHOP! Fundraiser

Instagram Jam and SNAPSHOP! Fundraiser

Lot 613 (map)

The return of the very popular Instagram Jam, originally conceived by photographer Shaughn Crawford. Instagram Jam will feature the photography of well known and obscure photographers using Instagram to share their work.

HANK

HANK

Buckwild Gallery (map)

An exhibition of work inspired by the poetry, prose, and brilliant filthy mind of Los Angeles native Charles Bukowski. 

#_Mass by Carson Davis Brown

#_Mass by Carson Davis Brown

Building Bridges Art Exchange (map)

Building Bridges Art Exchange and Month of Photography Los Angeles present #_Mass by Carson Davis Brown.

Josue Castro - 'Pure Hedonism. Hedonism Pure'

Josue Castro - 'Pure Hedonism. Hedonism Pure'

Building Bridges Art Exchange (map)

Building Bridges Art Exchange in collaboration with the National Council for Culture and Arts Mexico, tijuana Cultural Center, and the Museum of Photographic Arts San Diego present “Pure Hedonism. Hedonism Pure”, an official Month of Photo LA event. 

Snapshots of the South Bay 2015

Snapshots of the South Bay 2015

Phantom Galleries Hawthorne (map)

Local photographers display images depicting daily life in the South Bay, including Melissa Richardson Banks, Jon Berry, Arlene P. Carley, and Richard Podgurski. 

Samys Photo School “Best Shot” Exhibition

Samys Photo School “Best Shot” Exhibition

Aesthesia Studios (map)

Month of Photography Los Angeles and Samys Camera present “Your Best Shot" an exhibition of photographs from the students and alumnae of one of the West Coast’s largest photo programs, Samy’s Photo School.  

Analogue Project

Analogue Project

Aesthesia Studios (map)

AESTHESIA STUDIOS is proud to announce, in partnership with MONTH OF PHOTOGRAPHY LOS ANGELES, The Analogue Project 2015: a photography contest designed to re-inspire by embracing what captured many a photographer's creative eye to begin with—shooting on film.

OFF THE CLOCK

OFF THE CLOCK

Arena 1 Gallery at Santa Monica Art Studios (map)

OFF THE CLOCK is APA LA’s fourth annual curated exhibit of inspired personal photography. We challenged photographers to submit images that were created from the heart without the constraints of assignment parameters.

“Late Night with David Letterman” History Discovered

“Late Night with David Letterman” History Discovered

Santa Monica Auctions Bergamot Station Arts Center (map)

Iconic Original Show ‘Bumpers’ thought to be lost will be Auctioned off May31 

In conjunction with the annual April celebration of photography, MOPLA (Month of Photography Los Angeles), a special afternoon preview of these photographic works will be held Sunday, April 26th from 3-6 pm at SANTA MONICA AUCTIONS. 

From Darkroom to Daylight: Film by Harvey Wang

From Darkroom to Daylight: Film by Harvey Wang

Venice Arts (map)

Venice Arts and Month of Photography Los Angeles present “From Darktoom to Daylight”, a film by Harvey Wang that explores how the dramatic change from film to digital has affected photographers and their work. 

Photo Independent Art Fair

Photo Independent Art Fair

Raleigh Studios (map)

PHOTO INDEPENDENT is an annual photography art fair held in Hollywood, California, which made its debut at Raleigh Studios, Hollywood, across from Paramount Studios, in 2014. 

We are pleased to announce the second edition, returning to Raleigh Studios, taking place May 1-3, 2015.