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Marsha Guggenheim is a student of intriguing moments.  A fine art photographer, she captures life moving and changing, alive, and inanimate, dignified, gritty and natural. Her work is included in private collections and has been shown in galleries across the United States. 


EXHIBITIONS

2017

21st Annual ART for AIDS, a juried art auction, Metreon, San Francisco, CA

IN THE LIGHT, Juror, Judy Walgren, Gray Loft Gallery, Oakland, CA.

WUNDERLUST, Juried Photographic Exhibition, Dickerman Prints, San Francisco, CA.

STREET LIFE: SF by DAY, SF by NIGHT, Jurors, Professors Jessica Lifland, Bob McAteer, Lou Dematteis and Robert M. Nishihira, San Francisco, CA.

2016

OPEN STUDIO 2016 in participating with ARTspan, San Francisco, CA

BOTANICALS, 81 Bees Collective Group Show.  Keeble and Shuchat Photography Gallery, Palo Alto, CA

GEOMETRY (Honorable Mention), Juror, Louise Clements,New York Center For Photographic Art, New York.

TRIBUTE, Juried by 81 Bees, Rayko Photo Center, San Francisco, CA.

LEFT COAST ANNUAL JURIED EXHIBITION, Juror, Lucía Sanromán, Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA.

MINIMALISM, Jurors: Avril McHugh, Anton Bulyonov, Maja Pilipovic, Mullen Bros Imaging, San Francisco, CA.

WONDER-FULL, Juror, Christy Karpinski, F-Stop On-Line

INTERIORS (3rd Place), Juror, Stephen Perloff, New York Center for Photographic Art, New York.

PORTRAITS, Juror, Martha Schneider, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, Colorado.

FAMILY PORTRAITS, Curated by Jan Wurm, Richmond Art Center, Richmond, California.

2015

OPEN STUDIO 2015 in participation with ARTspan, San Francisco, California.

FAMILY, Curated by Ann Jastrab, RayKo Photo Center Gallery Director, San Francisco, California.

ILLUMINATE, Juror, Elizabeth Avedon, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, Colorado.

URBAN LANDSCAPES, (Honorable Mention)  Juror, Kay Kenny, New York Center for Photographic Art, New York.

PICTURING AMERICA, Juror, Andrew Overtoom.  1650Gallery, Los Angeles, Ca.

NATURAL REALM, Juror, Dan Burkholder, DARKROOM Gallery, Essex Junction, Vermont.

WINDOWS, MIRRORS AND REFLECTIONS, Exhibit Curator, Seth Curcio, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, Vermont.

COASTAL, Exhibit Curator, David J. Christensen, Director, Harvey Milk Photo Center, San Francisco, Ca.

LINES, Juried by Rebecca Senf, Dark Room Gallery, Essex Jct. Vt.Group Show, Juried by Stuart Schwartz, The Image Flow, Mill Valley, California

2014

PROVENCE: A PHOTOGRAPHIC JOURNEY, Rayko Photo Center, San Francisco, Ca

FLOWER POWER 2014, Juried by Andrew Overtoom.  1650Gallery, Los Angeles, Ca

WINDOWS & DOORS, Juried by Andrew Overtoom, 1650 Gallery, Los Angeles, Ca

ROOM 704, 81 Bees Collective Group Show.  Juried by Yelena Zhavoronkova, Anton Bulyonov, Grahame Perry and Gordon Szeto.   Rex Hotel, San Francisco, Ca

2013

THE AMERICANS 2013, Juried by Gabriel Aguilar, Garnell Boyd, Seth Dickerman, Laura Miller and Kimberly Sikora.  Dickerman Prints, San Francisco, CA

NEW VISIONS:  81 Bees Collective Group Show.  Juried by Ann Jastrab.  Rayko Photo Center, San Francisco, Ca

2012

FACING FORWARD:  A solo exhibit of Marsha Guggenheim’s photographs and stories of 28 women who faced major challenges while pregnant including homelessness, addiction, abuse and poverty.  Through their hard work, determination and the services of San Francisco’s Homeless Prenatal Program, these women are now proud of their accomplishments, hardworking and devoted to their families, their jobs and their community.  The story of this exhibit was covered in the San Francisco Chronicle.  The book, FACING FORWARD is available from the Homeless Prenatal Program:  info@homelessprenatal.org.


TALKS

2015 PHOTO LECTURE SERIES, Harvey Milk Photo Center, "My Personal Experience Photographing the Work of a Nonprofit Organization."


CLIENTS

Bay Area Jewish Healing Center: jewishhealingcenter.org

HairToStay: hairtostay.org

Homeless Prenatal Program: homelessprenatal.org/

Hotel Rex: thehotelrex.com

San Francisco Village: sfvillage.org/


AFFILIATIONS

81 Bees Collective: www.81bees.com

Center for Photographic Art: www.photography.org/

Foto Forum: www.sfmoma.org

San Francisco Camerawork:  www.sfcamerawork.org/Photo Alliance