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"A Little Night Music"
An Exhibition of Night Photography

Tim Baskerville, Juror and Co-curator
Richard Skidmore, Co-curator

Opening Reception: Friday, October 5 at 5:00 p.m.
Exhibit remains through October 28, 2012
Gualala Arts Center

Lone Sentinel, © 2012 Jim White
"Lone Sentinel" © 2012 Jim White
A Little Night Music, a juried exhibition of night photography at Gualala Arts Center, will be held in the Burnett Gallery. Opening reception will be Friday, October 5 from 5 - 7 p.m., concluding on October 28.

The exhibit includes nearly 50 images of night photography, captured both on film and digitally, B&W and color, using a variety of light sources: moonlight, streetlamps, flashlights, etc. Images by eighteen photographers from California, Florida, Michigan, Hawaii and Malaysia were juried into the exhibit by Tim Baskerville, founder and director of The Nocturnes, a Bay Area-based organization dedicated to night photography (

Point Arena Reef Nocturne, © 2012 Kathryn Hile
"Point Arena Reef Nocturne" © 2012 Kathryn Hile
Baskerville received his Liberal Arts and Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in photography from the University of San Francisco. He has been photographing at night for more than 25 years, and has taught night photography classes and workshops at U.C. Berkeley Extension in San Francisco and Berkeley, U.C. Santa Cruz, College of Marin, the Photographic Resource Center at Boston University, Rayko Photo Center in San Francisco and the Cape Cod Photographic Workshops.

Tim Baskerville will discuss several of the images featured and many of the photographers will be in attendance at the opening reception.

We Will Leave the Light On, © 2012 David Susalla
"We Will Leave the Light On" © 2012 David Susalla

All of the photos in the exhibit,
along with photos of the opening reception,
are available on Flickr.

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