Awards

2015

Honorable Mention, Photographer’s Forum Magazine Spring Photography Contest

Honorable Mention, Nature, 8th Annual iPhone Photography Awards

2014

Finalist, March Matchbox Madness, Pinhole Photo Contest

2013

Honorable Mention, Light & Dark, Photography Now, Pacific Art League

Holga Inspire Award, Krappy Kamera XV, Soho Photo

2012

Honorable Mention, Showcase, RayKo Gallery

Honorable Mention, 4th Annual Curious Camera Competition, ArtsEye Gallery

Honorable Mention, Imagination, A Smith Gallery

2011

Winner, Square Magazine Pinhole Sténoflex competition

2009

Lúz Gallery Curator's Choice Award, Low Fidelity

 

Solo Exhibitions

2016

Transitional Landscapes, Saratoga Library, Saratoga, CA

2014

Transitional Landscapes, Google corporate offices, San Francisco, CA

2013

Transitional Landscapes and Other Mysteries, Remedy Salon and Gallery, Emeryville, CA

Transitional Landscapes, Sweet Adeline Bakeshop, Berkeley, CA

 

Group Exhibitions

2017

2017 International Krappy Kamera Competition, Soho Photo, New York, NY

10th Annual International Juried Plastic Camera Show, RayKo Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Into the Light, Gray Loft Gallery, Oakland CA

Showcase, RayKo Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2016

Holga & Friends Out of the Box, Tammy Cromer Photo | Sculpture Gallery & Productions, Dallas, TX

Somerville Toy Camera Festival, Brickbottom Gallery, Somerville, MA

Black + White, Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO

Pinhole, A Smith Gallery, Johnson City, TX

Flight, PhotoPlace Gallery (online annex), Middlebury, VT

Common Ground: A Celebration of Our National Parks, David Brower Center, Berkeley, CA

Transitional Landscapes, Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO

Photography Now, Umpqua Valley Arts Association, Roseburg, OR

Childhood, Glass Key Photo, San Francisco, CA

Flow, Nave Gallery, Somerville, MA

Rite of Passage. San Francisco City Hall, San Francisco, CA/Ziya Art Center, Berkeley, CA

9th Annual International Juried Plastic Camera Show, RayKo Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2015

Film Swap: Collaborative Camera Work, Forward Thinking Museum, online

December Mashup, uBe Art, Berkeley, CA

Wunderkammer, Art Thou Gallery, Berkeley, CA

Nature (re)Defined, Gray Loft Gallery, Oakland, CA

From Where I Stand, uBe Art, Berkeley, CA

Microcosmos, Gallery 621, Benicia, CA

Landscape: Earth and Sky, online annex, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT

California! Small Works, PHOTO Fine Art Photography, Oakland, CA

Holga and More Out of the Box, TCC Photo Gallery, Longview, TX

Somerville Toy Camera Festival, Nave Gallery Annex, Somerville, MA

Mobile Magic XX, LightBox Gallery, Astoria, OR

Mother Earth, LightBox Gallery, Astoria, OR

Focus: Grayscale, Black Box Gallery online annex, Portland, OR

Obscura: 121 Views, Revela-T 2015: Let's Be Positive, Vilassar de Dalt, Spain

Photography: The Full Spectrum, North Valley Art League, Redding, CA

Mobile Magic XVIII, LightBox Gallery, Astoria, OR

Boxes of Light, Rock Paper Scissors Collective, Oakland, CA

Obscura: 121 Views, Escuela de Artes y Oficios de Vitoria-Gasteiz, Alava, Basque Country

8th Annual International Juried Plastic Camera Show, RayKo Gallery, San Francisco, CA

17th Annual International Krappy Kamera Exhibition, Soho Photo, New York, NY

Landscape, Plates-to-Pixels, online

2014

Mobile Magic XV, LightBox Gallery, Astoria, OR

Mobile Magic XIV, LightBox Gallery, Astoria, OR

Walnut Creek Turns 100: Celebrating the City Through Art, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA

Holga Out of the Box, TCC Photo Gallery, Longview, TX

Somerville Toy Camera Festival, Washington Street Art Center, Somerville, MA

Writing With Light, Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA

Home, Dickerman Prints, San Francisco, CA

7th Annual International Juried Plastic Camera Show, RayKo Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Obscura: 121 Views, Galerie Pflüger68, Berlin, Germany

2013

Mobile Magic V, LightBox Gallery, Astoria, OR

LenZless, Plates-to-Pixels, online

Mobile Magic III, LightBox Gallery, Astoria, OR

Curiouser and Curiouser, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT

Holga Out of the Box, TCC Photo Gallery, Longview, TX

Somerville Toy Camera Festival, Somerville, MA

Time in a Can, Fundacion Diario Madrid, Spain

200 Yards @ Calumet, Calumet Photo, San Francisco, CA

2013 National Juried Exhibition, ACCI Gallery, Berkeley, CA

Light & Dark, Photography Now, Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA

4th Biennial Juried Pinhole Show, RayKo Gallery, San Francisco, CA

15th International Krappy Kamera Exhibition, Soho Photo, New York, NY

2012

Artify It offices, San Francisco, CA

Showcase, RayKo Gallery, San Francisco, CA

200 Yards @ Sweet Adeline, Sweet Adeline Bakeshop, Berkeley, CA

Toyed With, Open Shutter Gallery, Durango, CO

Among Trees, Darkroom Gallery, Essex Junction, VT

4th Annual Curious Camera Competition, ArtsEye Gallery, Tucson, AZ

Imagination, A Smith Gallery, Johnson City, TX

5th Annual International Juried Plastic Camera Show, RayKo Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2011

Bending the Light, Oakland Museum of California at Oakland International Airport

Pinholio, Good Citizen Gallery, St. Louis, MO

Again: Reflections and Photography, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT

2011 Open Juried Exhibition, Photomedia Center, Erie PA and Glass Growers Gallery, Erie, PA

The Poetry of Shadows, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT

Plastic + Film: An Exhibition of Toy Camera Photography, Nave Gallery, Somerville, MA

4th Annual International Juried Plastic Camera Show, RayKo Gallery, San Francisco, CA

13th International Krappy Kamera Exhibition, New York, NY

Holga Out of the Box, TCC Photo Gallery, Longview, TX

2010

2010 Open Juried Exhibition, Photomedia Center, Erie, PA

Toyed With, Open Shutter Gallery, Durango, CO

1st Annual Plastic Fantastic Show, LightBox Photographic Gallery, Astoria, OR

The Lensless Image, Castell Photography, Asheville, NC

3rd Annual Juried Pinhole Show, RayKo Gallery, San Francisco, CA

3rd Annual International Juried Plastic Camera Show, RayKo Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Plastic CameraWorks2, Rebus Works, Raleigh, NC

2009

Holga Show 3.0, Photomedia Center, Erie, PA, onlinel

Low Fidelity, Lúz Gallery, Victoria, BC, Canada

 

Selected Publications

Golding, J. M. (2016, December-January). “Reaching for the light,” “The shadow of tomorrow” Crossing the distance,” and “In a realm of knowing.” Open Theme (group exhibition). F-Stop Magazine, Issue #80.

Golding, J. M. (2016, December). "Knowing you are in the world." Black & White Magazine, issue #118, p. 21.

Golding, J. M. (2016, August 14). "A day's journey inward." Inside the Outside.

Benbow, Cary (2016, July 1). Falling through the lens with J. M. Golding: An invitation into mystery. Wobneb Magazine.

Benbow, Cary (2016, June 29). Falling through the lens: Interview with J. M. Golding. LensCulture Magazine.

Golding, J. M. (2016, March). "From darkness we find each other." Square Magazine, Issue SP06.

Benbow, Cary (2016, February 27). Interview with photographer J. M. Golding. F-Stop Magazine.

Golding, J. M. (2016, Feburary-March). “The land transforming,” “At the frontier of the known world,” This moment always,” and “untitled (from the series, Before there were words).” Wonder-full (group exhibition). F-Stop Magazine, Issue #75.

Golding, J. M. (2013). Time moves, time stands still. In Honsek, Larissa, Haegele, Mila, Nitschke, Fine, Uverricht, Eli, & Reienstahl, Nadine (Eds.), Obscura: 121 blicke/views (p.139). Berlin: Revolver Publishing.

Borthwick, Bonnie (2013, September 18). Not playing around: The Somerville Toy Camera Festival. Big Red and Shiny.

Golding, J. M. (2013, June 2).  Contemporary imagemakers, Photomedia Center, June 2, 2013.

RayKo Photo Center, San Francisco, CA, course catalogue, spring 2012.

Merkle, Karen Rene (2011, October 6). Favorites in the “Small Things” exhibit at Glass Growers. Erie Times-News.

Gehring, Luke (2011, October 19). Visual experiences: “Small works: A juried exhibition.” Erie Reader.

Golding, J. M. (2011, June 16). Journey to the river, Square Magazine, special issue, pp. 100-111.

 

Collections

Lúz Gallery, Victoria, BC, Canada

Photosmedia Center, Erie, PA