1 Nov 2022

Compete LENS 2023 Juried Photography Exhibition

Perspective Gallery Evanston, IL, United States

Lens 2023

Opportunity Description

International Deadline: January 11, 2023 – Perspective Gallery is pleased to announce LENS 2023, our 13th annual juried exhibition of fine art photography. Photographers are invited to submit work for possible inclusion in the exhibition. All subject matter and photographic processes are welcome.

On display March 4 thru March 26, 2023.

Crista Dix, the Executive Director of the Griffin Museum of Photography, assumed that role in January of 2022, after two years as the Museum’s Associate Director. The Griffin Museum of Photography produces over fifty exhibitions annually in its Winchester and satellite galleries across New England. Before coming to the Griffin Museum in 2020, Ms. Dix spent fifteen years operating her own photography gallery… see more

All accepted work must be framed in a professional manner with hanging wire (no sawtooth hangers). Exhibiting international artists are required to have their work printed by Perspective Gallery with the cost paid for by the artist.

Juror’s Award: $300
1st Runner-up: $200
2nd Runner-up: $150

There is a $40 (U.S). non-refundable fee for submitting up to five (5) images.


Artists will receive 60% of the sales price of any work sold. Perspective Gallery will receive a 40% commission on any artwork sold during the exhibition.


  • Entries are due by Wednesday, January 11, 2023 (11:59 CST)
  • Notification of acceptance: January 27, 2023
  • Delivery of work to the gallery due: By February 24, 2023
  • Show opens: March 2, 2023
  • Opening reception and awards: March 4, 2023
  • Show closes: March 26, 2023
  • Pickup of hand-delivered work: March 28, 2023 (AM)
  • Return shipment of work: On or about April 3, 2023

Perspective Group and Photography Gallery is a not-for-profit, community-oriented cooperative whose purpose is to promote fine art photography. In addition to monthly group and featured artists exhibitions, the gallery features a guest speaker lecture series, monthly artist talks, an annual national juried exhibition, an annual invitational show; an annual Vicinity exhibition, and an annual juried show for Chicago-area high school students.

Perspective Gallery
1310-1/2B Chicago Avenue
Evanston, IL, 60201

Opportunity Categories: Photography Only. Opportunity Types: Compete. Opportunity Tags: Deadlines 01 Jan thru Feb, Open to Artists Worldwide, and Special Opportunities. Benefits: Cash or Value Awards, Exhibition - Group, and Sales.

Opportunity expires in 33 days.

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