Deadline for Slow Exposures annual call for entries is around the corner—Sunday, June 19th!
"The Atlanta Photography Group will begin taking submissions for their 6th annual “Airport” exhibition May 16. Juror Amy Miller, the Executive Director of Atlanta Celebrates Photography, will select two photographs each from 15 photographers to exhibit in the central atrium of the world’s busiest airport: Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. The 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!
Amy Miller holds a BFA from University of Georgia and an MFA in photography from Pratt Institute. Amy worked at the Alan Klotz Gallery in New York and was the Gallery Director for Fay Gold Gallery in Atlanta. Amy became Executive Director of Atlanta Celebrates Photography in 2007. Ms. 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.
Deadline for entries: July 4. Entries will be accepted up to 12 midnight
Notification of Acceptance: July 28
Delivery Deadline for Accepted Artwork: August 20
Exhibition Dates: September 30 – November 30 2016"
"Slow Exposures: 14th Annual Show Celebrating the Rural South
Jurors: David Carol and Eliot Dudik
Deadline for Submission: Midnight, Sunday, June 19, 2016
Show Dates: September 15 - 18, 2016
First Place (Paul Conlan Award): $500 and a solo show during SlowExposures 2017
Second Place: $300
Third Place: $200"
Imagine your photos, on THE FENCE being enjoyed by millions of people in Atlanta, Brooklyn, Boston, Houston and Santa Fe!
What is THE FENCE?
THE FENCE is a large-scale outdoor photographic exhibition series, inaugurated in 2012 as a sister initiative to Photoville in Brooklyn Bridge Park. Each year, a distinguished jury is called upon to review the work submitted through an international open call for entries. 40 photographers are selected whose projects are then presented in a large-scale, outdoor exhibitions in multiple cities across the United States. In 2016, THE FENCE will be presented in Brooklyn, Boston, Atlanta, Houston & Santa Fe.
We strongly urge you to submit your work. Here's THREE reasons why:
#1: THE FENCE has consistently attracted exceptional work by talented photographers from around the world, giving us an opportunity to share these powerful photographic narratives with a diverse audience of millions of visitors annually, while providing photographers with a truly public platform.
#2: This year, for the first time, there will also be a "Georgia-based photographers" FENCE that will be exhibited in October in Atlanta (other locations around GA to be announced). If selected for the Georgia-based FENCE, participating artists will receive a $100 honorarium from ACP.
#3: Enter once and be eligible for everything. This is a chance to get your work seen by millions on the nationally exhibited FENCE or many thousands (plus honorarium) on the Georgia FENCE. Not to mention being seen by the distinguished panel of jurors. PLUS, there's a $5,000 cash award for the winner of the Jury's Choice Grand Prize, including a solo exhibition at Photoville in Brooklyn in 2016 and LOTS of other awards!
Submission deadline has been extended to Monday, March 14th.
Our advice: Take a look at the categories and past winners to grasp the concept and submit only your strongest work. If you were one of the hundreds of thousands who saw THE FENCE in 2015, you'll know why you need to submit your photos today!
"This December, the APG Gallery is filled with exquisite, small framed prints – perfect for holiday gifts! Priced to fit anyone’s budget, these photographs range from the whimsical to the beautiful and will thrill any art lover on your list. Join us for a festive opening Friday December 11 starting at 6:30pm. Don’t wait to visit – buyers will take their pieces when purchased. We’re hoping for bare walls at shows end December 30."
"Photography has an immediacy that can reveal emotional, philosophical, and cultural truths. It can be factual or subjective, and, like other art forms, photography has the ability to reveal different realities. APG is looking for imagery that uses the revelatory powers of photography to manifest the beauty, the pain, and the mystery of different realities, as well as work that explores the concept of reality. We will consider both still and moving images from all processes, both traditional and digital. APG is open to a broad range of work that incorporates the lens or photographic process in a significant way, including manipulated and mixed processes. This exhibition will be juried by Anna Walker Skillman, owner and director of Jackson Fine Art. - Deadline: Jan 17 2016 - More Info."