Foundry Art Centre (MO), International Call for Entries: Photography VI

facFoundry Art Centre (MO), International Call for Entries: Photography VI

Deadline: December 11th, 2017

About this Exhibition: The role of photography in our digital age cannot be overstated.  From a medium whose novelty arose from its ability to accurately record the world around us, the art of photography has expanded through technology to one that should not be accepted at face value.  Although staging, composition, and artistic intent have always formed the base of photographic artwork, the advance in the medium now open a world of possibilities that were not available even a few years ago. Photography 6 aims to capture the breadth within the photographic world. All works operating from a photographic origin, whether manually or digitally manipulated, raw, or incorporated into mixed media pieces, are welcome to submit.

Eligibility: Open to all artists 18 years & older, world-wide, both amateur & professional, working in all styles & schools of thought. This includes alternative and traditional artwork.

Entry Specifications: All media in 2D & 3D forms will be considered. 2D work must be suitably framed and prepared to hang with all hardware readily attached. There is no minimum size requirement and larger pieces must be able to enter the gallery through an 84” x 71” doorway. Once installed, work may not exceed 11 feet in height. Any installation or digital works must speak with Exhibitions Manager to coordinate presentation. A maximum of 3 entries per artist may be submitted for consideration.

Awards: [1] “Going Solo ” Exhibition or $500,   [2] $200 Juror’s Choice Awards

Juror: Kathleen Sanker’s work investigates the passage of time, memory, and the fleeting nature of experience, particularly in reference to intimate spaces and relationships. She earned her BFA from the University of Missouri-Columbia and her MFA from Washington University in St. Louis. She currently serves as a Professor of Art and Chair of Graphic Design at Saint Charles Community College.

For more information or to submit, visit their website: http://www.foundryartcentre.org/photography-vi/

About: The Foundry Art Centre is located in St. Charles, Missouri. As a vibrant home to the arts, the Foundry Art Centre raises awareness and appreciation of the arts throughout the region. Alive with activity, the Center’s programming reinforces the importance of the arts and helps ensure that arts and culture remain vital.

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