Current Exhibition

Thoughtcrimes & Misdemeanors

Featuring Paul Nueckel

"You Will Have to Speak to my Attorney About That."

Opening Party: Saturday, May 20, 2017; 5-8 p.m.
Exhibit Dates: May 20 – July 2, 2017.

Entrance is FREE, donations accepted.

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Photography by Richard Xuereb

CPG member Richard Xuereb will show a body of his work in the Art at the J Gallery through May & June.

Artist's reception: May 4, 2017; 6:30 pm.

Exhibit on view May - June, 2017.

Art at the J Gallery
Joan & Alan Bernikow JCC
1466 Manor Road
Staten Island, NY 10314
Gallery open during normal business hours.
FREE Admission

Island of Art

Six members, Virginia Ross, Jeff Mason, Joan Valezquez, Fritz (Steven) Weiss, Richard Xuereb, and Gail Middleton, of the Creative Photographers Guild have work on display in St. John's University's third annual juried art show.

Opening reception: March 25, 2017; 2-5 pm.
The exhibition is on view March 25 - May 27 2017.

Loretto Memorial Library Gallery
St. John's University
300 Howard Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10307
Gallery Hours: During Library Hours

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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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