It is time for my monthly summary of upcoming calls for entries for photographers, particularly those in Maine and New England, so please find below my list for December 2018.
This list is certainly not exhaustive and usually reflects ones of particular interest to me, but hopefully it will be helpful to many of you as well.
The BlackBox Gallery in Portland, OR has two upcoming calls… “Focus: Landscape and Architecture” due December 6th and “Black and White: Photography” due January 11th. This gallery offers free printing and framing of selected work, keeping costs reasonable if you are selected.
The New York Times Portfolio Review is free to enter and attend (and thus highly competitive!), and entries are due December 10th.
Lenscratch has their next free call for entries up, with the exhibition exhibition entitled “Your Favorite Photograph Taken in 2018” due December 14th.
The Ellis-Beauregard Foundation is offering Project Grants to Maine visual artists of up to $5,000. Submissions are due December 14th.
Lensculture Magazine has their next call up, the Visual Storytelling Awards, with entries due December 19th.
The Center for Fine Art Photography in Ft. Collins, CO has their next call posted, entitled “The Life of Water” and due January 6th.
The PhotoPlace Gallery in Vermont has a call for entry entitled “Sanctuary” due December 17th and another entitled “A Color Moment” due January 14th. They offer free framing in standard sizes, too, to help minimize costs if selected.
The Perspective Gallery in the Chicago area has their 10th Annual Lens 2019 juried competition open now, with entries due January 14th, 2019.
The SoHo Photo Gallery has their annual portfolio contest coming up, with entries due January 15th, 2019.
The Maine Photography Show in Boothbay has their always-popular call for entries up, with entries due January 18th, 2019.
Bostick & Sullivan is having their first ever call for entry, jurored by Alt Pro guru Christopher James, and with entries due February 28th, 2019.