12 Sep 2022

Compete Camera Work: Trees and Water

Black Box Gallery Portland, Oregon, United States

Black Box Gallery

Opportunity Description

International Deadline: October 12, 2022 – Black Box Gallery is excited to announce a juried group photo show on Trees and Water.

This exhibition will look to feature both subjects in a dynamic and diverse exhibition on contemporary photography. Trees and Water are both powerful and important subjects. Water can be an ocean, a river, a pool, a fountain, rain or mist or fog, lakes, snow and waves. And Trees can be great subjects of composition, giving the picture a strong foundation to play with the visual elements of space and time. This exhibit will look at both subjects and the powerful visual language of contemporary photographers who are exploring and documenting these exciting subjects. There is a lot of space here for magical and poetic pictures, explore your technique and ideas, the gallery looks forward to hosting a dynamic and exciting exhibition.

Exhibition Dates: November 1-20, 2022.

ELIGIBILITY
The exhibition is open to all photographers world wide, both amateur and professional.

JUROR
Todd Johnson is the founder and director of Black Box Gallery. Todd received his MFA in Photography from the San Francisco Art Institute. He has been a photography portfolio reviewer for Photolucida (PDX OR), Critical Mass (PDX OR), Dodho Magazine (Barcelona, Spain) and Blue Sky Gallery (PDX OR). Todd has worked as an independent curator for exhibitions at Linfield College (McMinnville, OR), Gallery Homeland (PDX OR), Mile Post 5 (PDX OR), The Waiting Room Gallery (Minneapolis, MN), 4X Gallery (PDX OR) and The Gorilla Art Gallery (San Francisco, CA). He has worked in arts education and arts administration for 25 years… see more

AWARDS

  • Each exhibition will have 24 photographs selected by the juror for exhibition at the gallery.
  • An additional 30 photographs will be selected by the juror for exhibition in our on-line gallery annex.
  • All 54 photographs from the show will be included in a catalog available for purchase on Blurb Books.

OTHER BENEFITS

  • Black Box will provide Free printing, Free matting and Free framing for all of our exhibitions.
  • All exhibition prints will be kept in a flat file after the show for future sale and promotion for the photographer. This will allow the gallery to further promote our photographers and exhibitions to collectors, curators, critics and to the general public.

ENTRY FEE
$40 per entry (an entry includes up to 5 photos).

APPLICATION
Easy entry by email. Please visit us online for complete details.

All photographers will be notified 10-12 days after the deadline about juror selections.

SALES
Black Box Gallery takes a 50% commission on all sales, 50% goes to the photographer. If artist prefers the print does not have to be for sale. Print will be for exhibition and promotion only.


About:
Black Box Gallery is dedicated to the exhibition of contemporary photography. Black Box’s juried international photo shows provide important opportunities for emerging and mid-career photographers. Black Box supports and encourages the creative production, exhibition and critical appreciation of contemporary photography.

Black Box Gallery
811 East Burnside St. #212
Portland, Oregon 97214

Opportunity Categories: Photography Only. Opportunity Types: Compete. Opportunity Tags: Deadlines 09 Sept thru Oct, Open to Artists Worldwide, and Special Opportunities. Benefits: Exhibition - Group, Exhibition - Online, In-Kind Benefit, Publication, and Registry - Flat Files.

Opportunity expires in 18 days.

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