© Birney Imes                                            

Birney Imes with introductory presentation by Gordon Stettinius  & 10th Annual          Chili Fest supper!

March 11th 2016  Chili Supper starts at 6:00pm,  Lecture 7:30

An evening with two distinct photographers. 

This lecture is the Keynote presentation opening the weekend long 10th annual            Our World Portfolio Review

Birney Imes

For more than 20 years Birney Imes roamed the countryside of his native Mississippi photographing the people and places he encountered along the way. His work is included in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art in New York, The Art Institute of Chicago, La Bibliotheque Nationale in Paris and many public and private collections in the U.S. and abroad.

Gordon Stettinius

Stettinius' work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, his photography can be found in both private and public collections, and he is a winner of the 2009 Theresa Pollak award for Excellence in the Arts.  Stettinius is represented by Robin Rice Gallery in New York and Page Bond Gallery in Richmond, Virginia.  

Lecture Location:

San Francisco Art Institute Lecture Hall
800 Chestnut Street San Francisco, Ca                   
(at Jones Street) 

Tickets available at the door 7:00 pm

Suggested Donations:                                            Chili Supper $10.00

$10.00 general admission,                                        $5.00 students with ID



10th Annual Our World                          Portfolio Review

MARCH 11-13, 2016

Our World | Addressing the Creative Ways We Explore, Portray, Express and Connect Communities Through Images.

The review is now filled, and applications are closed- however there is still a fine opportunity for everyone to share the event.  On SUNDAY March 13th from 5:30 to 7:00 pm the public is invited to walk through the studios at SFAI where the 60+ participants of the portfolio review will share their work in one large group showing.  Drop by and see what's new and talk with the photographers.

Need more info?  Call  415.425.5608






Our World Event

© Rubi Lebovitch from Home Sweet Home

Daylight Books                                      Pre-Launch Party and Book Signing



Please join us on March 10th from 6-8pm for a special pre-launch event featuring Daylight Books' Spring 2016 titles. This event will be hosted by our friends at SF Camerawork and PhotoAlliance. 

Daylight's Spring 2016 titles include:  

 Alice Hargrave   Paradise Wavering

Gary Harwood and David Foster                   Tiger Legacy: Stories Of Massillon Football

Rubi Lebovitch   Home Sweet Home

William McDowell                                           Ground: A Reprise of Photographs from the FSA

Stan Raucher   Metro: Scenes from an Urban Stage

Leah Sobsey                                              Collections: Birds Bones and Butterflies

The artists will be on hand to give short presentations about their books and sign them. Refreshments will be provided!


Thursday, March 10th from 6-8pm



This event will be hosted by our friends at         SF Camerawork                                              1011 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103

Daylight Books