Founded in 2015, EUQINOM Gallery (formerly EUQINOMprojects) is a San Francisco gallery that primarily represents emerging and mid-career artists with photo-based practices. Director Monique Deschaines curates work that is true to the photographic form, ranging from ephemeral to documentary, with an emphasis on contemporary work and practices that showcase the beauty of the photographic process and a lively engagement with photo-history.
Monique Deschaines is a curator, gallerist, and educator. She is on the Board of Directors at SF Camerawork and serves as their Programing Chair, and teaches visual studies at University California Berkeley. Prior to founding EUQINOMprojects, Deschaines was Associate Director at Haines Gallery. She has her MFA in photography from the San Francisco Art Institute and her BFA from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and at Tufts University, Cambridge.