APRIL 14 - APRIL 20, 2013
2013 Members' Show & Featured Artist
Ashley Olsen
Congratulations to everyone chosen for this year's Members' Show!

Exhibition Dates: May 3rd - June 14th, 2013
Public Reception: Friday, May 3rd, 6-9 pm
Closing reception with Artist Gallery Tour: Saturday, June 15th, 4-5.30 pm
 Three entrants were chosen by CPAC staff to have Featured Exhibitions at CPAC's new space this summer. Congratulations to Brenda Biondo, Ashley Olsen, and Karen Divine.  We've been spotlighting all three artist, this week we meet Ashley Olsen.

Ashley Olsen is a Denver based photographer who received her BFA in Photography from the University of Colorado Denver (UCD).  Olsen first became interested in photography in high school through classes and workshops. As a student at UCD, Olsen has received national and local recognition for her scholastic achievements. 

Olsen uses photography as an outlet for  to explore her identity during a very personal evolution. She creates subjective self-portraits as a way to capture the most intimate moments and sensations experienced between her husband and herself, paying special attention to the Christian religion's expectations of a woman's role in marriage, in comparison to contemporary culture's conflicted views.
Double Exposure:  The World of Photography in Film
A special series at the Sie FilmCenter on Colfax Tuesdays in April, PLUS a special Watching Hour presentation. Sponsored by CPAC and The Denver Film Society. 

Friday & Saturday, April 19 & 20 at 10pm
The Watching Hour presents: EYES OF LAURA MARS
Laura Mars (Faye Dunaway) is a very successful high-end fashion and advertising photographer. Detective John Neville (Tommy Lee Jones) notes striking similarities between her art photos and those of actual crime scenes.
(1978) 35mm Presentation - 104min
Worldwide Pinhole Day, April 28th 2013
photo by: Roddy MacInnes
Worldwide Pinhole day is an international event created to promote and celebrate the art of pinhole photography. On this unique day, we take some time off from the increasingly technological world we live in and to participate in the simple act of making a pinhole photograph. Celebrate worldwide pinhole day with CPAC. This year you will be able to shoot and process their pinhole images at either, The Zang Mansion or the University of Denver's School of Art and Art History. The 'best of' your work will be scanned and uploaded to the worldwide pinhole day gallery. We welcome all levels of pinhole enthusiast to join instructors: Jessie Paige, Roddy MacInnes, John Davenport, Michael Snively and Natalie Beck, in celebrating this annual event.Registration will also be taken on site at the Zang Mansion. Children 12 and under are free.  To register for Worldwide Pinhole Day, 2013 click here.

photo by: Christopher James
Denver in the Dark
Learn the technical know-how for the urban landscape and how to shoot incredible night photography.  This workshop is open to both film and digital photographers. Christopher James will teach you all the tricks of the trade in dealing with the wonders of natural and artificial light after dark. Just a few spots remain, to register now click here.
Coming in May...
George Jardine is back with a series of classes to help you get acquainted with Adobe Lightroom
Wednesday May 1st 6-9 pm
Wednesday May 8th 6-9 pm
Wednesday May 15th 6-9 pm
Wednesday May 22nd 6-9 pm
Wednesday May 29th 6-9 pm