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Call for Entries: Center Forward, Center for Fine Art Photography

June 26, 2013

IMPORTANT DATES
Entries due:
June 26, 2013
Notice of acceptance:
July 3, 2013
Exhibition dates:
Oct. 4 – 26, 2013
Public/Artists’ reception:
Oct. 4, 2013 6-9 pm

ENTRY FEE MEMBERS:
$20 for the first three images. NON-MEMBERS: $35 for the first three images ADDITIONAL IMAGES may be submitted for $10 each. There is no limit to the number of images that may be submitted.

THEME | Center Forward
Photography, perhaps more than any other medium, seems inextricably linked to an increasingly complex modern world constantly unfolding in new and unexpected ways. Its ability to capture our cultural changes, the environments we inhabit, and the thoughts we keep play a vital role in giving us greater insights into our world and ourselves. In the 2013 Center Forward exhibit we are interested in exploring this unique quality of photography, therefore the theme is open and all subject matter is welcome.

JUROR
Hamidah Glasgow is the Executive Director at The Center for Fine Art Photography. The Center has three galleries, a digital and traditional lab and host’s 17 exhibitions annually consisting of juried, curated and solo exhibi- tions. The Center features emerging and established artists from around the world and promotes individual artists work through our physical and online galleries, publications and various social media outlets including the Center’s blog, Perspectives. In addition, the Center’s programming features classes, workshops, lectures, residencies and a resource library.

AWARDS
With selection for this exhibition, featured artist’s work will be seen by an international audience of collectors, curators, art consultants and other advocates of fine art photography. Each participant will be included in the Center’s Main Gallery exhibition and Online Gallery exhibition. In order to be included in the online gallery or to receive and award, you must participate in the gallery exhibition.
JUROR’S SELECTION | $600
TWO LIVEBOOKS WEBSITE AWARDS | Valued at $399 from liveBooks.com
INCLUSION IN CENTER FORWARD 2013 EXHIBITION CATALOG.
HONORABLE MENTION AWARDS: 2 year membership and a three image submission to a call for entry at the Center.

ELIGIBILITY | The exhibition is open to all photographers world wide, both amateur and professional. The Center invites photographers working in all mediums, styles and schools of thought to participate in its exhibitions.

EXHIBIT PRINTS | All images accepted for exhibition must be printed and framed or mounted professionally. The Center recognizes that some work is non traditional and incorporates the framing as an integral part of the presentation. Please no colored mats or frames. Black or white mats and frames only, unless you obtain prior approval. To encourage participation by photographers from around the world, the Center offers optional, profes- sional, economical printing and framing services. Additional details will be provided upon request.

ACCEPTANCE NOTICE | Everyone who submits will receive an email notification of which images were accepted. Accepted images will be posted on the Center’s website along with instructions for the gallery presentation.

USE RIGHTS | Each artist retains all copyrights to their own images. By sub- mission for jurying, artists whose submissions are chosen for the exhibition grant The Center for Fine Art Photography the right to use their images for the purpose of promoting exhibitions, promoting the Center’s programs and subsequent display on the Center’s website of curret and past exhibitions. Promotions and images may also be placed on social networks for The Center for Fine Art Photography. Artists grant the use of their image(s) as stated without further contact or compensation from the Center. Artist’s recognition is provided with any use.