Current Exhibition

Creatures Great & Small

Featuring CPG member Joyce Coletti.

Animals exhibit life as it should be lived: in the moment. No obsession of the past or worry about the future. Manipulation of images is my attempt to call attention to the beauty that is around us. The beauty that is easy to miss if one does not take the time to slow down and look, as they do.
- Joyce Coletti

Exhibit dates: October 8 – November 13, 2016.

Opening reception: Saturday, October 8th, from 5-8 p.m.

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24:00 – A Day in the Life of Staten Island

Four CPG members - Jeff Mason, Virginia Ross, Robin George, and Willie Chu - are among the fourteen photographers with work on view in '24:00 – A Day in the Life of Staten Island' exhibit at the Art Lab Gallery.

Please join them for an opening reception on Saturday, October 8, 2016, from 2-4 PM, at Art Lab.

Art Lab Gallery
1000 Richmond Terrace, #10
Staten Island, NY 10301
Gallery Hours: Mon-Thu, 10am - 8pm; \ Fri-Sun, 10-5 pm

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Can You See Me Now

CPG's International Juried Show

CPG challenged participants in this international juried show to explore how they defined themselves, the people they relate to and the world around them using technologies available on smartphones & smart devices.

$1000 in cash prizes were awarded.

Can You See Me Now Slideshow.

Lighthouse Stories and Tales of the Sea

First National Juried Photography Show

"Lighthouse Stories and Tales of the Sea" is a celebration of the great lighthouses and the bays, waterways and seas - coastal and inland - located throughout the world. This exhibit seeks, through photography, to pay homage to the great visual stories, tales, and history of lighthouses and waterways throughout the world.

The juried show was on exhibit from March 7-29, 2015, at the National Lighthouse Museum.

$2500 in cash prizes were awarded.

Lighthouse Stories and Tales of the Sea Slideshow.

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A Little About CPG

The Creative Photographers Guild is a 501(C)(3) non-profit organization of photographers, from novice to professional, whose mission is to bring the universally expressive power of photography to the community.

The Guild also aims to provide a vibrant avenue for the promotion and appreciation of the creative and innovative world of photography to the greater New York community, especially Staten Island.

In service of those goals, the Guild opened the CPG Gallery in March of 2009 on Staten Island's arts-oriented North Shore.

Members also seek other venues in which to exhibit photographs, promote public awareness of the unique artistic qualities of photography, support other artists and arts projects, and share skills and information with the community at large.

All are encouraged to visit the gallery and speak with the photographers, one of whom is always on hand for discussions.

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Visit the CPG Gallery at 814 Richmond Terrace (entrance on Tysen Street), Staten Island, New York. The gallery is open Saturday and Sunday from 1:00-5:00 pm., or by appointment.

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