John Vias wanders around in the dark taking pictures. His award-winning night photography has been exhibited in many solo and group exhibitions in galleries and other art venues, including the Pro Arts and Joyce Gordon galleries in Oakland, Canvas Gallery and Fort Mason Center in San Francisco, and the Berkeley Art Center.

Vias’s work has won awards in juried shows and has been reprinted in the press. It hangs in private and corporate collections in the United States and abroad.

John Vias (rhymes with “bias”) was born in Evanston, Illinois, in 1965. He earned a Certificate in Photography from University of California Berkeley Extension and a B.A. from the University of Florida. He lives and works in Berkeley, California. You can preview his work at his website, johnvias.com.