Joel Pickford

Joel Pickford is an award-winning photographer, filmmaker, and author born and raised in California’s San Joaquin Valley. His work can be seen at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Portland Art Museum, the Fresno Art Museum, and the Weston Gallery, among other collections. His documentary films have been broadcast on PBS stations throughout the country. In 2005, Joel received grants from the California Council for the Humanities and the James Irvine Foundation to document the Hmong refugee culture of Central California and Northern Laos. He holds an interdisciplinary master’s degree in Documentary Studies and Southeast Asian Studies at California State University, Fresno. His scholarly research also includes ethnographic fieldwork on the Laotian language and culture.

Past Events

Fresno Interdenominational Refugee Ministries Fundraiser with Joel Pickford

Friday Nov 01 2013   6:00 PM
First Congregational Church  2131 Van Ness Blvd., Fresno, CA  map

32nd Annual Northern California Book Awards

Sunday May 19 2013   1:00 PM
San Francisco Public Library  100 Larkin St., San Francisco, CA  map

History Hour

Thursday Mar 21 2013   6:00 PM
Fresno Art Museum  2233 North First St., Fresno, CA  map

Soul Calling: UC Irvine, The Hill

Wednesday Dec 05 2012   5:00 PM
The Hill  210-B Student Center, Irvine, CA  map

Soul Calling: Exhibition Concert

Saturday Nov 17 2012   7:00 PM
Fresno Art Museum   2233 North First St., Fresno, CA  map

Soul Calling: Minnesota State University Mankato

Monday Nov 12 2012   11:00 AM
Minnesota State University Mankato, CSU Ostrander Auditorium  117 Centennial Student Union, Mankato, MN  map

Soul Calling: University of Wisconsin, Madison

Thursday Nov 08 2012   7:00 PM
University of Wisconsin, MSC Lounge  716 Langdon St., Madison, WI  map

Soul Calling: Boswell Books

Wednesday Nov 07 2012   7:00 PM
Boswell Books  2559 North Downer Avenue, Milwaukee, WI  map

Soul Calling: University of Minnesota, Coffman Store

Monday Nov 05 2012   4:00 PM
Coffman Bookstore  300 Washington Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN  map

Soul Calling: MPLS Photo Center

Monday Nov 05 2012   7:00 PM
MPLS Photo Center  2400 North Second Street, Minneapolis, MN  map

Soul Calling: St. Paul Central Library

Sunday Nov 04 2012   2:00 PM
St. Paul Central Library  90 W 4th St., St. Paul, MN  map

Soul Calling: Concordia University

Friday Nov 02 2012   5:00 PM
Concordia University  275 Syndicate St. North, St. Paul, MN  map

Soul Calling: Seattle University

Monday Oct 29 2012   7:00 PM
Seattle University, Wyckoff Auditorium in Engineering Building  901 12th Ave., Seattle, WA  map

Soul Calling: St. John’s Booksellers

Sunday Oct 28 2012   2:00 PM
St. John’s Booksellers  8622 N Lombard St., Portland , OR  map

Soul Calling: Northtown Books

Thursday Oct 25 2012   7:00 PM
Northtown Books  957 H Street, Arcata, CA  map

Soul Calling: California State University, Chico

Tuesday Oct 23 2012   7:00 PM
California State University, Chico, Bell Memorial Union (BMU) Room 210  400 West First Street, Chico, CA  map

Soul Calling: Sonoma State

Monday Oct 22 2012   7:00 PM
Sonoma State University  1801 E. Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park, CA  map

Soul Calling: Cal State, Sacramento

Wednesday Oct 17 2012   6:30 PM
California State University, Mariposa 1000  6000 J St., Sacramento, CA  map

Soul Calling: Stanford University

Tuesday Oct 16 2012   7:00 PM
Toyon Hall Lounge  455 Arguello Way, Stanford, CA  map

Soul Calling: Books Inc., Opera Plaza

Monday Oct 15 2012   7:00 PM
Books Inc. in Opera Plaza  601 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA  map

Soul Calling: Merced Public Library

Tuesday Oct 09 2012   5:00 PM
Merced Public Library   2100 O Street, Merced, CA  map

Soul Calling: Oakland Asian Cultural Center

Sunday Oct 07 2012   1:30 PM
Oakland Asian Cultural Center  388 Ninth Street, Suite 290, Oakland, CA  map

Soul Calling: Berkeley Public Library

Saturday Oct 06 2012   2:00 PM
Berkeley Public Library   2090 Kittredge St., Berkeley , CA  map

Soul Calling: California Historical Society

Thursday Oct 04 2012   6:30 PM
California Historical Society  678 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA  map

Soul Calling: Woodward Park Library

Tuesday Oct 02 2012   7:00 PM
Woodward Park Regional Library  944 East Perrin Avenue, Fresno, CA  map

Soul Calling: Fresno Art Museum

Friday Sep 28 2012   5:00 PM
Fresno Art Museum   2233 North First St., Fresno, CA  map

Soul Calling: The Autry

Tuesday Sep 18 2012   6:30 PM
Autry National Center  4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, CA  map

Soul Calling: Fresno Art Museum

Sunday Sep 09 2012   2:30 PM
Fresno Art Museum   2233 North First St., Fresno, CA  map

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