7 Jun 2019

Public Art RFP 9th Annual Airport Show

Atlanta Photography GroupAtlanta, Georgia, United States

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Opportunity Description

U.S. National Deadline: July 14, 2019 – Atlanta Photography Group (APG) is now taking submissions for our annual Airport Show. Juror Amy Miller will select 30 photographs to exhibit in the central atrium of the world’s busiest airport: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL). ATL has an average of 260,000 visitors a day, making this an opportunity to have your photographs seen by literally millions of travelers from all over the world.

This exhibition will be featured in Atlanta Celebrates Photography (ACP) Festival Guide and work will be for sale – artists receive 60% commission. Artists will be responsible for only producing prints; APG along with Hartsfield Jackson airport will handle the framing and installing of the artwork.

APG is pleased to offer a limited quantity of need-based Scholarships for either/or membership and entry fees.

JUROR
Amy Miller holds a BFA from University of Georgia and an MFA in photography from Pratt Institute. Miller worked at the Alan Klotz Gallery in New York and was the Gallery Director for Fay Gold Gallery in Atlanta. She became Executive Director of Atlanta Celebrates Photography (ACP) in 2007. Miller has been a reviewer for many national portfolio review events, served as juror for numerous art and photography competitions, and curated numerous exhibitions, including an exhibition for a photography festival in China.

ENTRY FEE

  • Early Entry: May 24 – June 9: 2 works: $30, 4 works: $45, 6 works: $70, 8 works: $90
  • Regular Entry: June 10 – June 30: 2 works: $35, 4 works: $50, 6 works: $75, 8 works: $100
  • Late Entry: July 1 – 14: 2 works: $40, 4 works: $55, 6 works: $80, 8 works: $105

APPLY ONLINE

SELECTION
If selected, you are responsible for the printing of your image(s), size 20” x 26”. APG will handle framing of the selected work(s) and the delivery to ATL Airport.

DATES

  • Notifications: July 26
  • Deadline to deliver prints to APG: Saturday, August 24
  • Exhibition Dates: Sept 12 – Nov 6, 2019

About:
Established in 1987, Atlanta Photography Group (APG) is an artist-initiated 501(c)(3) nonprofit membership organization providing opportunities and support to the fine art photography community. APG’s mission is to promote and support contemporary photography as a significant art form, to provide opportunities for photographers to further their artistic development and to develop and sustain an inclusive and vibrant photographic community for all individuals interested in contemporary photography.

APG hosts photographic exhibitions throughout the year in its gallery space at the Tula Art Center in Atlanta, Georgia. Most shows are juried by well-known photography curators, gallery owners and experts.

Atlanta Photography Group
Tula Art Center
75 Bennett Street, NW
Gallery B-1
Atlanta, GA 30309
t: (404) 605-0605


Opp Categories: + Open to One Medium and Photography Only. Opp Types: Public Art RFP. Opp Tags: $0 Entry/Application Fee, Deadlines 07 July thru Aug, and Open to U.S. Artists Only. Income: Exhibition – Group, Exhibition – Solo, Purchase, and Stipend.

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