Untitled #3, East of the Sun, West of the Moon, Copyright Jim Nickelson
Every month I summarize some of the upcoming calls for entries for photographers, particularly those in Maine and New England.
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 Harlow Gallery in Hallowell, Maine has their annual Art 2017 call for entries (jurored by Corey Daniels), with entries due April 1st.
The Flagstaff Arts Council is accepting entries for their annual NightVisions exhibition celebrating the night sky, with entries due April 4th.
The Royal Observatory Greenwich has their annual Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2017 competition, with entries due April 7th (midday, BST – British Standard Time).
The Southeast Center for Photography has a call for entry entitled “The Contemporary Nude” due April 9th and another entitled “Forsaken” due May 7th.
The BlackBox Gallery in Portland, OR has two upcoming calls… “Shadows: Darkness and Light” due April 10th and “Color: The Visual Spectrum” due May 10th. This gallery offers free printing and framing of selected work, keeping costs reasonable if you are selected.
The Fence 2017, which creates giant, well, fence installations based on the winning photographic series, is accepting entries for 2017, with a final deadline of April 11th.
The ViewPoint Gallery in Halifax has their annual International Photography competition up, with entries due April 15th.
Lenscratch, the popular blog, has their next free online exhibition, entitled the “Earth Day Exhibition”, with submissions due April 15th.
The PhotoPlace Gallery in Vermont has a call for entry entitled “In Honor of Trees” and due April 24th. They offer free framing in standard sizes, too, to help minimize costs if selected.
The Center for Fine Art Photography in Ft. Collins, CO, has their next call for entry posted, entitled “Photography as Response” due April 26th.
The New York Center for Photographic Art has their next calls for entries up, the first entitled “Wandering Curves” due April 30th.
The 2017 Daylight Awards are open now, too, due May 1st.
The SohoPhoto Gallery has their 2017 National Competition open for entries now, with submissions due May 1st.
The ACCI Gallery in Berkeley, CA has a call for entries up for The Art of Living, with entries due May 18th.
The excellent Davis Orton Gallery in Hudson, NY has a whole list of calls for the year up, with entries due ranging from very soon until October 24th.