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Interior Views: The Richardson Olmsted Complex

1st place photo “Curving Walkway” by Frank Grace THE RICHARDSON CENTER CORPORATION AND CEPA GALLERY ANNOUNCE PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST WINNERS & EXHIBITION Buffalo, NY—The Richardson Center Corporation and CEPA Gallery are delighted to announce the winners of the inaugural Richardson Olmsted Complex Photography Contest. The images will be presented in the CEPA Gallery exhibition, Interior Views:…

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Nature Photography at Camp Centerland

CEPA was invited by Camp Centerland to do a specialty camp this year. We had eight students in our Nature Photography Camp and were able to wonder the many acres of woods, trails and creeks in Getzville. Students used digital cameras to capture nature while learning the elements of photography. They also took a field…

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See work by students from our Summer Darkroom and Photoshop Camps

This year we tried something a little different for our young photo enthusiasts. In the Darkroom Camp, students shot black and white film, learned to make traditional darkroom prints. In addition they used pinhole cameras to capture interesting scenes on Main Street. They experimented with double exposures (putting two negatives together), solarization (a process where…

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Summer Photo Camps @ CEPA

Animation Camp was a huge success. Students created storyboards and used digital cameras to shoot and animate a movie using legos. Using iMovie, they edited their movie, adding sound effects, music, titles and more. Robot from CEPA Gallery on Vimeo.

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CEPA Gallery’s Mapping Community After-School Program  with Valley Community Association Students

CEPA’s Mapping Community program was created to expose young people to Buffalo’s rich history and culture. Working with students from ages 12-16, Mapping Community encourages in-depth exploration and photographic interpretation through research, site visits and creative writing. Students from Valley Community Association (founded in 1968 to serve South Buffalo’s historic Valley Neighborhood) worked with CEPA…

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CEPA Gallery is proud to announce the purchase of fourteen student artworks by the Art Committee of the Roswell Park Cancer Center Alliance. The students—six 4th graders from CEPA’s after-school and in-school arts education programs at Highgate Heights Elementary in Buffalo and eight 7th graders from CEPA’s Abstract Photography class at Queen of Heaven School…

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Patricia Layman Bazelon photos on view at Steel Plant Musuem

Join the Steel Plant Museum on Saturday, May 16th from 10:00 to 5:00 for its Inaugural STEELFEST. View photos by Patricia Layman Bazelon (some never printed or viewed before), watch the Steel Plant Museum logo unveiling, visit with local vendors and enjoy Lloyd’s Taco Truck. This is a free event and open to the public….

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Nature Photography @ Camp Centerland

CEPA @ CAMP CENTERLAND! CEPA is thrilled to be doing a Nature Photography Class at Camp Centerland in Getzville. Students will be introduced to the art of photography and the elements of art while exploring nature and science on 19 acres of land. Please note that Camp Centerland has ALL DAY camps from 9:30 to…

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Tapestry Students @ CEPA

Tapestry High School and CEPA Gallery have a long history of collaboration and we were thrilled that eight talented students completed a three-day intensive learning here at CEPA in April 2015. The Tapestry visit was jam-packed with all things photography—pinhole photography, photograms, digital photography, Photoshop, strobe lighting, green screen and more! See some of the…

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2015 Summer Camps

Summer Camps are here! We have some new things happening this summer including a nature and photography class at Camp Centerland. Animation Camp is a little different this year as students will be using toys, legos, and clay to create their video. The darkroom camp will have some fun alternative processes, including cyanotypes! Students in…

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