23 Nov 2016

Competitions Photography in the Age of Social Media

Marian Graves Mugar GalleryNew London, New Hampshire, United States

Opportunity Description

International Deadline: January 5, 2017 – The Fine and Performing Arts Department at Colby-Sawyer College is looking for artists creating photographic work that deal with this change, whether by questioning, rejecting, or embracing photography in and as a social media.

Allen Frame lives in New York where he teaches photography at the School of Visual Arts, Pratt Institute, and the International Center of Photography. He has also taught photography workshops in Mexico and Russia.

His book Detour, a compilation of his photographs over a decade, was published by Kehrer Verlag Heidelberg in 2001.

Submissions should be emailed to mugarart@colby-sawyer.edu, following the below guidelines:

  1. Photographers may submit up to five images from a cohesive, exhibition-ready body of work, as well as a brief artist statement and resume. Work must be submitted digitally by January 5, 2017.
  2. Artists should submit no more than 5 jpegs of their images. The jpegs should be saved at 1200 pixels on their longest side, and the file size should not exceed 500kb. Files that exceed this size will not be reviewed.
  3. In addition, artists should submit a one page PDF that includes a short statement, bio, and contact information.

Again, all files should be emailed to mugarart@colby-sawyer.edu

After submitting your work, artists should pay the entry fee of $20 via the form on this page.

All entrants will be notified of their acceptance/rejection by January 12.

If your work is accepted in the show, you will be responsible for printing and framing your work, as well as shipping your work to the gallery, and retrieving it at the end of the show. All work submitted via USPS, UPS, FedEx must be shipped in reusable containers with return paid shipping labels included.

The Marian Graves Mugar Gallery at Colby-Sawyer College hosts five major exhibitions and related public events each academic year.

Marian Graves Mugar Gallery
Colby-Sawyer College
541 Main St
New London, New Hampshire
t: (603) 526-3000

Opp Categories: + Open to One Medium and Photography Only. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 01 Jan thru Feb and Open to Artists Worldwide. Income: Exhibition – Group. Opportunity expires in 28 days.

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