8 Nov 2017

Competitions R.G. Endres Gallery’ International Juried Photography Competition 2018

The Prairie Village Arts CouncilPrairie Village, Kansas, United States

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Prairie Village Arts Council

Opportunity Description

International Deadline: November 20, 2017 – The R.G. Endres Gallery annual juried Photography competition held every January. The Exhibition runs during the month of January with a gala reception on January 12th, 2018.

Open to all photographers, 18 years of age or older, whose submitted works are created independent of any supervision.

Three “Best of Category” awards at $250.00 and six “Honorable Mention” awards at $100.00.


  1. Portraits and People
  2. Landscapes and Architecture
  3. Abstract / non-traditional / photo-collage/ highly digitally enhanced.

Any image that does not fit clearly into the first 2 categories will be put into the 3rd category.

Adam Finkelston is an artist, publisher, and educator based in Roeland Park, KS. He has shown his art work in solo exhibitions in Kansas City, MO as well as group and juried exhibitions throughout the United States and internationally.

In addition to making his own art work, Mr. Finkelston is also the owner, publisher and co-editor of the quarterly photography and printmaking magazine. He and magazine co-editor, James Meara, have also curated gallery exhibitions for The Hand Magazine at Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph, MO and A1LabArts Gallery in Knoxville, TN.

Nine entries are allowed. Artist may enter all three categories but only one entry per category per artist will be accepted for the show. ( It is possible for one artist to have three works in the show. One in each category.) Entry fee for one image is $30.00, each additional image is $5.00. Fees are non-refundable.

A diptych or triptych can be submitted as one entry as long as it meets the same requirements as a single entry and is photographed as one entry during submission.

Visit us online to enter your work.

The final round of adjudication will be after installation of the show. Only the actual piece will be adjudicated in the final round. Late pieces will not be considered. Accepted artwork must be matted. The mat must fit into a standard size frame: 11″ X 14″, 16″ X 20″, 20″ X 24″, 12″ X 36″ or 24″ X 36″. A diptych or tritych must fit into one frame.

The Sales Commission to the Gallery is 40%. All work MUST be for sale . Prices listed on the entry form are binding and cannot be changed after submission to the show is made.


  • Submissions Deadline: Monday, November 20th, 2017
  • Initial selection by Juror: Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
  • Notification of Finalist: Tuesday, November 28th, 2017
  • Deadline for receipt of shipped works: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017
  • Deadline for receipt of hand deliverd works: Friday, December 29th, 2017
  • Exhibit installation: Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018
  • Adjudication of awards: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018
  • Awards Gala: Friday, January 12th, 2018
  • Show removal: Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

The Prairie Village Arts Council is a volunteer committee of the City of Prairie Village, working with the Prairie Village Municipal Foundation to foster cultural awareness and development in the City of Prairie Village.

The Prairie Village Arts Council curates the R.G. Endres Gallery, located in the Municipal Building at 7700 Mission Road. The gallery shows monthly exhibitions of regional artists and has two annual Juried Competitions.

R.G. Endres Gallery
7700 Mission Rd.
Prairie Village, KS 66208

Opp Categories: + Open to One Medium and Photography Only. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 11 Nov thru Dec, Open to Artists Worldwide, and Special Opportunities. Income: Cash or Value Awards, Exhibition – Group, and Sales.

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