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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


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 That’s 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