13 Jun 2018

Public Art RFP 8th Annual Airport Show

Atlanta Photography GroupAtlanta, Georgia, United States

Opportunity Description

U.S. National Deadline: July 15, 2018 – APG is now taking submissions for our 8th annual Airport Show. Juror Amy Miller will select two photographs each from fifteen photographers to exhibit in the central atrium of the world’s busiest airport: Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson 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 Festival Guide and work will be for sale – artists receive 60% commission. Artists will be responsible for producing prints, and our sponsor Digital Arts Studio (DAS) will mount the prints; APG 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
$35/2 works. All entrants must be members of APG. If you are not a current member, register to become a member first.

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SELECTION

  • You are responsible for coordinating the printing of images through DAS
  • DAS offers Airport artists 25% discount, and they can select their paper of choice
  • DAS will donate 100% of mounting
  • APG will handle framing and delivery of the selected work.

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. Opportunity expires in 3 hours.

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