Competitions PH21 Gallery Solo Photo Exhibition
International Deadline: May 1, 2017 – PH21 Gallery invites photographers worldwide to submit their work for a solo exhibition at PH21 Gallery. Please submit a coherent portfolio suitable for a solo exhibition, an artist statement and a short bio. The portfolio should consist of at least 15 and at most 35 images. The submission may include one or two series, provided that the two series are suitable for a joint presentation in a single exhibition. There are no generic, stylistic or thematic constraints; photographers working in all photographic areas and styles are welcome to submit their work.
Works will be on display June 8 – July 4, 2017.
JUROR: Zsolt Bátori
Zsolt Bátori is a philosopher of art and photographer, living in Budapest. He has taught philosophy of art, photography theory and photography courses at various universities in Hungary, the United States, and Argentina, and has exhibited his photographic work internationally. Zsolt is also the founder and artistic director of PH21 Gallery.
AWARDS & BENEFITS
One winner and up to three honourable mentions will be selected and announced on our website and social media pages.
The winner of this competition receives an opportunity for a solo exhibition at PH21 Gallery’s Ráday St. location from June 8 – July 4, 2017. PH21 Gallery will cover all printing and installation costs. In addition to the brick-and-mortar solo exhibition, the work of the winner will also be presented in an exhibition catalogue and on a dedicated page of our website.
The web page and the catalogue will include a detailed juror’s review of the exhibition, along with the artist statement and the bio of the photographer.
The work of the three honourable mentions will be presented on our website, along with a brief juror’s review, the artist statements and the bios of the photographers.
The entry fee is €35.00 for the whole portfolio (15-35 images).
There is also a special rate for students and unwaged persons as well as for applicants from low-income economies. (see here)
Exhibition prints will be kept on file for a year for future promotion unless the photographer prefers some other arrangement. In case of a sale inquiry the photographer will be promptly contacted. PH21 Gallery commission is 25%. (Submitted photographs, however, do not have to be for sale, and exhibition prints will never be sold; they are for exhibition and promotion purposes only.)
Submission deadline: May 1, 2017
Notification: All entrants will be notified 10-15 days after the deadline.
Exhibition dates: June 8 – July 4, 2017
PH21 Gallery is a contemporary exhibition space established in 2012 in Budapest, Hungary. The mission of the gallery is to provide group and solo exhibition opportunities and international exposure for contemporary photographers around the world.
Ráday u. 55.
Szkéné Theatre Annex
Műegyetem rkpt. 3.