All images ©Anthony Almeida

   Resume: Anthony Almeida



        Present: Chairman of Photography Initiatives, Salmagundi Club, New York, NY.

                        Oct. 20, 2011-Present-Member of Art Committee, Salmagundi Club, NYC

        Photographer/Exhibitor/Presenter/Juror and teacher of Photography

                             Teacher of English, Photography and Media studies at Prospect Heights       

                                    High School, Crown Heights, Brooklyn


                           M.S. Degree—Richmond College

                           Studied Photography under Lisette Model

                    B.A. in English/Education/Art, Pace College, New York




Aug 1, 2016-Co-Juror Salmagundi Club, NY Members Photography Show

June 26--Juror, "Ocean County Artists Guild," Juried Photography Show

June 20-July 14-Nautical Theme Exhibition, Salmagundi Club, Photo"Mermaid's Buffet"

May 23-June 16th--Award, "Noble Nocturnes" exhibit, Salmagundi Club, New York."Innocent  Slumber"

May 23-June 3rd--"Urban Romance" exhibit, Salmagundi Club, New York, "The Kiss"

April 25-May 19--Award--Philip Isenberg Memorial Award,"Annual Members Exhibition,"  Salmagundi  Club, New  York, "Study in Early Light"

March-Monmouth Museum Invitational Art Talk/Auction..."The Creation of Woman."

March 7--March 18--Cover Photo for SCNY Monotype Exhibition, "Night Watch"

Feb.8-March 25-- 2nd Place, Award, "Landscape Exhibition" Salmagundi Club, New York, "Gateway to    Eden."

Jan. 18-Feb. 19--First Place Award, Philip Eisenberg Memorial Award, "Historical Black and White  Exhibition," Salmagundi Club, New York. "Hallway Interlude."



Nov.22--Jan. 3--Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, New Jersey, "Transportation Show," "Next Stop Union  Street"

Nov. 23-Jan 1--Award.."Thumb Box" Show, Salmagundi Club, New York, " Three Hollers Yonder,"
Oct. 5--Oct 23--Fall Auctions, Salmagundi Club, New York, "Young Man Reading"

Aug. 10-Aug 28--Award, "Summer Exhibition," Salmagundi Club, New York, 

July 27-Aug. 7--Juror, "Annual Juried Photography and Graphics Non Members Exhibition, Salmagundi  Club, New York.

Fine Art Connoisseur, Photo Published, on "Monotype Printing"

July 13-July 26--"Nautical Show," Salmagundi Club, New York, "Neptune's Conundrum," 

June 25-July 18-First Street Gallery, Chelsea, NY, "Strange Paradise" Exhibition, "Neptune's Conundrum."

June-Philip Isenberg Memorial Award, "Annual Exhibition of Photography and Graphics," Salmagundi  Club, New York, "Meandering Mermaids."

Feb. 9-Feb. 26-"Landscape Exhibition," Salmagundi Club, New York, "Endless Sky at Anhinga Pond"

Jan.19-Feb.5-Harry Ballinger Memorial Award, "Historical Black and White Exhibition," Salmagundi Club, New York,"Sojourn of Light and Line," 



Oct.8 Winner of First Vice Presidents Award, Salmagundi Art Club, NYC for "Conjurer in the Mist"

Sept. Award winner, Salmagundi Club, NYC, Summer Exhibition. "Pride is Catching"

Sept. Rockaway Art Alliance, "Art Splash Show""Shades of Marilyn" and "Butoh, the Dance of Life"

Aug. 29-Award,"Annual Non Juried Members Summer Exhibition", Salmagundi Club, New York. "Pride is Catching"

July 18-Award,"Nobel Nocturne Exhibition," Salmagundi Club, New York, Egret on Tree 

June 12-Awarded 2nd Prize, "Out My Window, Members Exhibition," Salmagundi Club, New York,  "Poker Faces."

April 8-Award-Alphaeus P.Cole Memorial Award, "130 Annual Members Exhibition," Salmagundi Club, New York. "No Frigate Like a Book."

March 6-Awarded S. Allyn Schaeffer Memorial Award, Spring Auction Exhibition, Salmagundi Club, New  York, "Fisher Boys" 

Jan. 30-Award "Historic Black and White Exhibition" Salmagundi Club, New York, "Blessed are the  Healers."

Jan. 18-March 9--Monmouth Museum, "35th Annual Juried Art Exhibition"  Photo:"Butoh, The Dance of Life."


  April 5-Museum of the City of New York-South Street Seaport Museum, "Street Shots" show, 

                            photo: "Of Youth and Age"


  Feb. 25-March 28-Fourth Annual Sylvia Maria Glassman Floral Exhibition, Salmagundi Art Club, NYC 


  Feb. 13- Awarded Martin Hannon Memorial Award, for photo,"Of Youth and Age," Salmagundi Club Auction, NYC.


  Jan 21-Feb. 8-  Awarded Harry Ballinger Memorial Award for photo "Shades of Marilyn-I Hope You'll Dance!"

                           The Historic Black and White Exhibition, Salmagundi Club, NYC


   Jan 21-Feb. 8-The Noble Nocturne Exhibition, Salmagundi Art Club, NYC


   Jan. 19-March 3- Monmouth Museum, NJ, 34th Annual Juried Art Exhibition-Photo  "Neptune's Conundrum" 


    Dec.10-April 5-Museum of the City of New York-South Street Seaport Museum Show, photo "Of Youth and Age"


     Dec.3-Jan. 1-Salmagundi Art Club, "Winter and the Holidays" show, photo: "Against all Odds"


     Nov. 24-Dec.21-"The Best of McKay Imaging Gallery, Photo: "Victory Kiss, Times Square, Nov. 8, 2008" 


     Nov.15-Nov.30-Awarded the Alphaeus P. Cole Memorial Award, photo, "Moment of Meditation-Zuccotti Park"

                  Annual Members Exhibition, Salmagundi Club, NYC.


     Oct. 22-Nov. 2- Awarded Certificate of Merit, "Woe of the Enslaved", Mood Indigo Show, Salmagundi Club, NYC


     Sept. 17-Oct.5- Honorable Mention, photo: "Lone Star Pine and Brambles", Sunrise, Sunset Exhibition, Salmagundi Club, NYC


    Aug. 14-Photo "Clarion Call" wins Presidents Award- "Summer Potpourri" show, Salmagundi Art Club       NYC


     June 22-Juror, New Jersey Astra Awards-NJ Communications, Advertising, Marketig Association  



     Jan 27-Guest juror, "Eclectic" a group show, Gallery 364, Brooklyn, NY


    Jan 25-Museum of the City of New York-"Occupy Wall Street" Exhibition at South Street Seaport  Museum.


    Jan 14-Feb 26-Monmouth Museum-33rd National Annual Art Exhibition-Occupy Wall Street photos:

             "Moment of Meditation" and "Reparation" win Jurors award at Monmouth Museum Show

               Island Weiss, Juror



     Jan. 3-Historic Black and White Exhibition-Salmagundi Club, NYC

           Awarded "Harry Ballinger Memorial Award" 




    Nov. 18, 2011-Occupy Wall Street photo "Reparation" wins Philip Isenberg Memorial Award,      

       Salmagundi Club, NYC

    Oct. 20, 2011-Present-Member of Art Committee, Salmagundi Club, NYC


    May 15-July 3- Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, New Jersey, Solo Show "The Everglades,                      

        Vanishing Splendor-An Awakening"


    June 24, 2011, Lecture/Musical Presentation at Monmouth Museum, with Carolyn Antonucci Almeida, soprano soloist, "An Encounter in an Everglades Swamp and the          

             Metamorphosis of Everyman"



    Nov. 22, Received Alphaeus P. Cole Award, Photography-Salmagundi 1 27th Members Exhibition  


    Nov. 4-30, 2010, Solo Show, Central Park Arsenal Gallery, NYC, "The Everglades, Vanishing Splendor-            An Awakening"


    Nov. 3-30, 2010, Solo Show, Arsenal Gallery, New York, “The Everglades,Vanishing      


    Nov. 2, 2010, Profiled for Channel 12, in Conjunction with “Empowerment Calendar”


    Oct., 2010  Placed on Jury of Awards, Salmagundi Club, NYC


    Oct., 2010, Published i n Calendar for Empowerment of Women, Gallery 364


    Sept. 2010,  “In the News” show, Salmagundi Club, Award


    June, 2010, Award, Gallery 364 “Empowerment” Exhibition


   June, 2010, Image, “Victory Kiss,” accepted into Brooklyn Museum

      Permanent Collection    


    May, 2010,  “Summer Potpourri” Show, Salmagundi Club-Honorable Mention


    May, 2010, Juror for Gallery 364, “Love” Exhibition


    April 2010, Award, Gallery 364, Brooklyn, New York


   April, 2010, Honorable Mention –In The News Exhibit, Salmagundi Club,                


    April 7, 2010,  Finalist in Society of Publication Designers Awards-Photo                           

          Feature-News Reportage-Single Sp read, for the best Media Photo  

            of 2009.

    Feb. 2010, Accepted into Salmagundi Art Club, NYC-Resident Artist

   Jan. 11, 2010, Courrier Japon, Tokyo Monthly news magazine-

      Introductory Photograph  For story on Barack and Michelle                              

                    Obama, ”The First Marriage.”



   Nov. 1, 2009,   New York Times Magazine-Opening photograph for feature

      story on Barack and Michelle Obama, The First Marriage


  Nov. 1, 2009,   International Herald Tribune, Front page photo for story on

                      Barack and Michelle Obama 


     Additional—Arsenal, Publications, daily plant, gallery 364 juror


Oct, 2009, Focus Fine Art Photo. Magazine, Issue #18 pp. 174-177

Aug. 2009, B&W Magazine,Special Issue 2009, Portfolio Contest Awards, Issue #68, pp.74-75

Sept. 25, 2008, Tri City News, “Everglades Splendor, Before it’s Gone”

Sept. 25, 2008, The Hub, “The Everglades,  Vanishing Splendor”,

July 17, 2008, The Hub, “ Celebrating Independence”

May 14, 2008, Brooklyn Eagle, “Howe’s Brooklyn”, “Poker Faces”

July 12, 2007, The Hub,  “Mean Streets to Rustic Villages”

June, 1994,  Newsday, “Art in the Boroughs”



    2009             June—“Recycling, Rescued and Retrieved” Gallery 364,

                             Brooklyn, New York

                         June – “Faces”, Monmouth Art Alliance, Red Bank New Jersey  

May--  Juror for “Recycling Show,” Monmouth Art Alliance, Red   

                                  Bank, New Jersey    

May  – Solo Exhibition- “Precipitation Possibilities” Monmouth Art 

              Alliance, Red Bank, New Jersey   

 May – “Brooklyn Neighborhoods”, Gallery 364- Brooklyn, NY..,

                Exhibition/Competition. Awarded "Honorable Mention"

  April-   “The Year in Pictures”“ Victory Kiss at Times Square” photo, 

                 Featured on  Danziger Projects site , NYC

  April-   “Water Show” Gallery 364, Brooklyn, NY


                 Awarded “Best in Show”

  March – Exhibited at Soho  Photo Gallery, Annual  Juried Show


  Feb.      “The African American Experience”

                at the Central Park Arsenal Gallery, NY. “Victory Kiss, Times Square “, photograph used as cover                for  “ Ebony Society” publication, “ The Light of the World”   

               “Hydrant Song” photo used on New York Department of

                    Parks” web site, “ The African American Experience”

    Dec “Small Works Show,” Brooklyn Waterfront Artist’s Coalition,     

                                                       Brooklyn, New York.




      Dec.“ Red Bank Centennial Exhibition” –

                 McKay Imaging Gallery, Red Bank, New   Jersey

       Nov.      – Exhibited at “Pace University Alumni Show”,

                                         Pace University, New York City

       Sept. –      Solo Show, “The Everglades, Vanishing Splendor, --An


                                         McKay Imaging Gallery, Red Bank, New Jersey.

         May        “Brooklyn Back in the Day”

                           Henry Gregg Gallery, Dumbo, Brooklyn, New York



         Nov. “Twenty First Annual State-Wide Juried Exhibition”

                    Monmouth Art Alliance, Red Bank, New Jersey

                    Awarded “ Best in Show”

          June.. Solo Show, “ Circles of the Heart:” Retrospective Exhibition                                                                                 McKay Imaging Gallery, Red Bank, New Jersey


            Nov.“20th Annual State Wide Juried Exhibition

                              Monmouth Art Alliance, Red Bank, New Jersey

                                                    Awarded Honorable Mention-

           Sept.  Solo Exhibition- “Guardians of the Light”

            Perspectives in Light, Gallery School, Brooklyn, New York


          June ..           Exhibited  Group Show, “Diversity”

                              Saint Francis College, Brooklyn, NY


         April ..     Exhibited Group Show at Bay Ridge Festival of the Arts,

                                                    Brooklyn, NY


          March ..       Solo Photo Gallery Annual Juried Exhibition, NYC

                                Awarded Honorable Mention                                


          Dec.“Small Works Show,” Brooklyn Waterfront Artist’s Coalition,     

                                                       Brooklyn, NY

          June Anniversary Spring Art “, Brooklyn Waterfront Artist’s Coalition,

                                                        Brooklyn, NY

          May...   Solo Show, “ Through Portals of Molten Light”,

                        Dept. of Parks-A Documentary Photo Essay and Musical

                        Presentation on Central Park During “Gates “Exhibit.


         2004         Nov.     Soho Photo Gallery-Juried Exhibition/Competition, , NYC

                             Award Winner, (Bob Shamis, Curator, Museum of The 
                             City of New York           

                            Nov.  Solo Exhibitor/Lecturer, “ The Mouth of the Amazon-From  

                             Brooklyn, NY to Belem, Para, Brazil. (Digitally projected/

                             operatically accompanied photography presentation.

                            July...Group Show, “ Water Show” Brooklyn Waterfront Artist’s

                            Coalition, Brooklyn, NY.

                             June/ Oct. Spring and Fall Shows, Brooklyn Narrows Botanical Art

                                             Show, Brooklyn, NY


                              April-Group Show, Bay Ridge Festival of the Arts, Brooklyn, NY


     2003              Dec. Presenter/Lecturer “ Crown Heights-Circles of the Heart”

                           Park West Camera Club at Soho Photo Gallery, NYC


                             June/Oct. Group Show, Brooklyn Narrows Botanical Art Show, Brooklyn, NY


                              April-Soho Photo Gallery, Juried Exhibition/Competition, NYC,

                                Award Winner


                              March-   Solo Show, “ Circles of the Heart”, Soho Photo Gallery, NYC.

                                             Extensive Photo Essay on the Multi-cultural Diversity of Crown Heights



                                Exhibited at  Various Group Shows at Soho Photo Gallery, NYC,

                                 throughout the year

                                April-     Group Show, Bay Ridge Festival of the Arts, Brooklyn, New York



                                June/Oct. Exhibited-Brooklyn  Narrows Botanical Art Show, Brooklyn, NY


                                April -    Group Show, Bay Ridge Festival of the Arts, Brooklyn, NY


       1999              Jan.-- Solo Show, Esperanza Gallery, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil



       1995             May-Exhibited “Portraits of the Community”, Crown Heights Public Library,

                               Brooklyn, New York


       1994                      Jan.- Profiled by Barbara Wood for NY Cable 1, TV, “ An Extended  

                              Photographic Journey Through Crown Heights”


                               Jan- Invited by Brooklyn Borough President to Exhibit in “Long Exposures in

                                      Crown Heights” at Brooklyn Borough Hall, Brooklyn, NY


   1993           June-Exhibited  at Salmagundi Club                   


                                May - Presidential Art Award-Kingsborough Community College-Photograph

                                                 In Permanent Collection


                                 Feb.-  Solo Show “Blessed are the Peace Makers”, Crown Heights Youth


                                 Feb.- Solo Show, Confluencia del Artes, Exhibition, Niteroi, Brazil


       1990                                 June- Solo Show, Prospect Gallery Museum, in conjunction with BACA,

                                     Brooklyn, NY


       1973                       June-Exhibited full selection of Work at Nassau Coliseum, International   

                                       Photography Show. Lectured on “ Using Photography to Turn othe  

                                      ‘Bored’ of Education”



Brooklyn Museum, "Victory Kiss, Times Square, Nov 4, 2008

James Danziger, Gallerist, Collector, New York City. 

Salmagundi Club, New York, "Night Watch"

Robert Pillsbury, Pres. Salmagundi Club, New York, Portrait, "Robert Pillsbury, at the Press"

Tim Newton, Art Collector, CEO, Salmagundi Club, New York

Barbara Kopellman, Editor, Curator, Photographer, Collector 

Mayor David Dinkins

Richard Green-Crown Heights Youth Collective

Joan Tash Goldberg, Educator, Collector, Curator, Artist

Professor Janice Mehlman, Teacher, Artist, collector

Robert McKay, Gallerist-Collector, photographer

Andre Martinez, Gallerist, Artist, Collector

Various private collections, U.S., Europe and South America.

Kingsborough College Permanent Collection

Prospect Heights Gallery, Permanent Collection

Jennifer Lantzas, Curator, collector

Sy Schleimer, Essayist, Poet, Collector