CV

Michael Weitzman b. 1956

Member of Los Angeles Art Association
Member of Los Angeles Center Of Photography
Member of Center for Photographic Art Carmel CA


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS


Unique - Alternative Processes - A. Smith Gallery - Johnson City TX 2019
Juried by Constance and Jerry Rosenthal

SILVER - Analog Photography - Irvine Fine Arts Center Irvine CA 2019
Curated by Virginia Arce

All Media 2019 Irvine Fine Arts Center (IFAC) Irvine CA
Juried by Constance Mallinson

Somerville Toy Camera Festival - Brickbottom Gallery - Somerville MA 2019
Juried by Gordon Stettinius

Plastic Fantastic X - Lightbox Photographic Gallery - Astoria OR 2019
Juried by Becky Ramotowski AKA (Astro Beck)

OUT THERE - LAAA Gallery 825 - Special Exhibition celebrating Pride Month - Los Angeles CA 2019
Juried by Cliff Benjamin

The Handmade Photograph: Contemporary Photographers Working In Historic Processes - Bostick & Sullivan - Santa Fe NM 2019
Juried by Christopher James

Out of the Dark: Alternative Process Photography - Cabrillo Gallery - Aptos CA 2019
Curated by Beverly Rayner

Light Sensitive - Art Intersection Gallery - Gilbert AZ 2019
Juried by Christopher James

Analog Forever - Group Exhibition Analog Forever - Winter 2018
Juried by Michael Behlen, Michael Kirchoff

Alternative Processes - SOHO Photo Gallery - New York NY 2018
Juried by Dan Burkholder

Unique - Alternative Processes - A. Smith Gallery - Johnson City TX 2018
Juried by Diana Bloomfield

Somerville Toy Camera Festival - Washington Street Gallery - Somerville MA 2018
Juried by Jennifer Shaw

Forgotten Exhibition - A. Smith Gallery - Johnson City TX 2018
Juried by Blue Mitchell

Summer Exhibition - Duncan Miller Gallery - Santa Monica CA 2018
Curated by Daniel Miller

Plastic Fantastic IX - Lightbox Photographic Gallery - Astoria OR 2018
Juried by Susan Burnstine

Silicon Valley Plastic Camera Exhibition - Dept of Art Santa Clara University - Santa Clara CA 2018
Juried by Ann Jastrab

Extending Tradition Large Format - Lightbox Photographic Gallery - Astoria OR 2018
Juried by Terry Thompson - John Wimberley - Jim Fitzgerald

L.A. Analogue Portrait Project - Smashbox Studios - Culver City CA 2018
Juried by Lucie Foundation

Krappy Kamera - SOHO Photo Gallery - New York NY 2018
Juried by Sandra Carrion

Unique: Alternative Processes - A. Smith Gallery - Johnson City TX 2017
Juried by Christina Z. Anderson

Holga Out of the Box - TCC Photo Gallery - Dallas TX 2017
Juried by O.Rufus Lovett

Somerville Toy Camera Festival - Washington Street Gallery - Somerville MA 2017
Juried by Michael Kirchoff

CollectorWorks - Duncan Miller Gallery - Santa Monica CA 2017
Curated by Daniel Miller

Plastic Fantastic VIII - Lightbox Photographic Gallery - Astoria OR 2017
Juried by Susan Burnstine

"the imperfect lens" - A. Smith Gallery - Johnson City TX 2017
Juried by Susan Burnstine

Mudras - Leedy-Voulkos Art Center - Kansas City MO 2017
Curated by Adam Finkleston & James Meara

Krappy Kamera - SOHO Photo Gallery - New York NY 2017
Juried by Russell Joslin

Rayko Plastic Camera Show - Rayko Photo Center - San Francisco CA 2017
Juried by Ann Jastrab

Collector Works - Duncan Miller Gallery - Santa Monica CA 2017
Curated by Daniel Miller

Photo LA - The Reef/LA Mart - Los Angeles CA 2017
Collector Works Gallery - Daniel Miller

Portal - SE Center for Photography - Greenville SC 2016
Juried by Lori Vrba

Holga Out of the Box - TCC Photo Gallery - Dallas TX 2016
Juried by Harvey Stein

Somerville Toy Camera Festival - Nave Gallery - Somerville MA 2016
Juried by Christopher James

All Media 2016 Irvine Fine Arts Center (IFAC) Irvine CA
Juried by Dan Cameron

Your Daily Photograph - Duncan Miller Gallery - Santa Monica CA 2016
Curated by Daniel Miller

Pinhole - A. Smith Gallery - Johnson City TX 2016
Juried by Amanda Smith

Plastic Fantastic VII - Lightbox Photographic Gallery - Astoria OR 2016
Juried by Susan Burnstine

Portraits and Portrayals - Photosynthesis - Manchester CT 2016
Juried by Michelle Rogers Pritzl

Flawed Instant Film - A.Smith Gallery - Johnson City TX 2016
Juried by Michael Kirchoff

Alternative Cameras: Pinholes to Plastic
Photoplace Gallery - Middlebury VT - 2016
Juried by Susan Burnstine

Shane Lalani Center for the Arts - Last Best Fest Traditional/Alternative Photography Curated Exhibition - Livingston MT 2015

The Photographers Exchange - A Quarter Century of Sharing the Light
BC Space Gallery Curated Exhibition - Laguna Beach CA 2015

Plastic Fantastic VI - Lightbox Photographic Gallery - Astoria OR 2015
Juried by Susan Burnstine

Art Thats Small at City Hall Exhibition - Laguna Beach CA 2015

Alternative Photography - Flying Squirrel Gallery - Livingston MT 2014
Curated by Rob Park

All Media 2014 Irvine Fine Arts Center (IFAC) Irvine CA
Juried by Richard Turner

Analog IFAC
Irvine Fine Arts Center - Irvine CA 2014
Curated by Matt May

In the Abstract – Kiernan Gallery - Lexington VA 2014
Juried by Susan Spiritus

California Open - The Loft Gallery - San Pedro CA 2014
Juried by Mark Comon

Montana & Alaska - Mission Viejo Library - Curated Photography Exhibition
Mission Viejo CA 2012

Black & White Selected Works - Art Beat Gallery
Curated by Kris Peterson
Vista CA 2012

Spain Masters Exhibition - Laguna College of Art & Design (LCAD)
Laguna Beach CA 2010
Curated by Betty Shelton


AWARDS

3rd Prize - Alternative Processes - SOHO Photo Gallery - New York NY 2018

Director's Award - Forgotten - A. Smith Gallery - Johnson City TX 2018

Best of Show - Rayko Photo Center - 10th Annual Plastic Camera Show - San Francisco CA 2017

Single Image Awards Pinhole/Plastic Camera - Black & White Magazine - Arroyo Grande CA 2017

3rd Place - Holga Show - TCC Photo Gallery - Dallas TX 2016

Visitors Award - A Smith Gallery - Flawed Instant Film - Johnson City TX 2016

Single Image Awards - Black & White Magazine - Arroyo Grande CA 2014

Ex Arte Equinus - Beaumont TX 2012

Grand Prix de la Decouverte - Juror Award of Merit in Portraiture
Paris France 2012


PUBLICATIONS

Los Angeles Art Association Volume 3 Catalog - 825 Gallery
Los Angeles CA - 2020

OUT OF THE DARK - Alternative Process Photography - Cabrillo Gallery
Aptos CA 2019

The HAND Magazine - Contributing Artist Issue #24
Prairie Village KS - 2018

Analog Forever Magazine - Winter 2018

The HAND Magazine - Contributing Artist Issue #22
Prairie Village KS - 2018

DON'T TAKE PICTURES (Kat Kiernan) - Photo of the Day
June 2018

BLUR Magazine - Contributing Artist Issue #61
June/July 2018

BLUR Magazine - Contributing Artist Issue #60
April/May 2018

The HAND Magazine - Contributing Artist Issue #20
Prairie Village KS - 2018

SHOTS Magazine Theme: Transition issue #137
Minneapolis MN - 2017

The HAND Magazine - Contributing Artist Issue #18
Prairie Village KS - 2017

The HAND Magazine - Contributing Artist Issue #17
Prairie Village KS - 2017

SHOTS Magazine Open Theme issue #136
Minneapolis MN - 2017

The HAND Magazine - Contributing Artist Issue #16
Prairie Village KS - 2017

All-About-Photo.Com - Featured Article - Morph Series - RayKo 10th Plastic Camera Show
San Francisco CA - 2017

Black & White Magazine - Single Image Awards - Pinhole/Plastic Camera
Arroyo Grande CA - 2017

The HAND Magazine - Contributing Artist Issue #15
Prairie Village KS - 2017

Blur Magazine - Flawed - A. Smith Gallery
Johnson City TX - 2016

The Evolving Critic - Somerville Toy Camera Festival article by Anulfo Baez
Boston MA - 2016

LENSWORK Magazine (online edition) Reader Spotlight - Tidal Offerings
Anacortes WA - 2014

Black & White Magazine - Single Image Awards - Landscape & Texture
Arroyo Grande CA - 2014

Mountain Outlaw Magazine - Outbound Gallery (Winter)
Curated by Kelsey Dzintars
Big Sky MT - 2013/2014

Ex Arte Equinus - Art Horse Publications International
Beaumont TX - 2013


INTERVIEWS

The Lensless Podcast - Show #38


COLLECTIONS

Livingston HealthCare Hospital - Livingston MT

Private collections held Internationally and throughout the United States

IRVINE FINE ARTS CENTER
Photography Darkroom Technician - Irvine CA
Volunteer Service from 2013 - Present
Workshop Alternative Photography Instructor