It is time for my monthly summary of 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 Vermont PhotoPlace Gallery has a call for entries entitled “Dreams, Fantasies, & Illusions” due August 4th and another entitled “The Built Environment” due September 8th — this second one is jurored by friend-of-the-blog and Maine’s own Brian Vanden Brink . They offer free framing in standard sizes, too, to help minimize costs if selected.
The BlackBox Gallery in Portland, OR has a call for entries entitled “Black and White: 2014” due August 6th and another entitled “Snapshot Aesthetic” due September 10th. This gallery offers free printing and framing of selected work, keeping costs reasonable if you are selected.
The Center for Fine Art Photography in Fort Collins, CO, has a call for entries for “Visual Narratives” due August 7th, another “Open” call for entries due August 28th, and their annual “Portfolio Showcase” due November 19th .
Don’t Take Pictures magazine/blog has a call for entries for food photography entitled “Farm to Table” with entries due August 11th. It appears to be free…
The Davis Orton Gallery in Hudson, NY has an upcoming call for entries entitled “Night Life in the City” with entires due August 12th, “Farmers, Farms, Rural Life” due September 17th, and “Photobook 2014” due October 18th.
Lenscratch, the popular photography blog, has their next free call for work entitled “Road Trip” with submissions due August 12th and another entitled “Shut Eye” due September 6th. All submissions are posted on the blog…
There is a call for entries for artwork from the Kennebec Land Trust for their 25th anniversary, with entries due September 1st.
The Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography has their annual call for entries coming up, entitled “Ephemeral”, with entries due September 1st.
The Santa Fe Workshops has their next semi-annual call for entries coming up, entitled “Water”, with entries due September 17th.
Maine Media Workshops & College has their next semi-annual call for entries entitled “Character”, with entries due September 27th.
StillPoint Art Gallery has their next call for entries up, this one entitled “Blue: The Color of the Clear Sky and the Deep Sea” due October 1st.
The Harlow Gallery in Hallowell, ME, has a call for art entitled “The Art of Katahdin” with entries due October 1st.
The Eighth Annual International Garden Photographer of the Year has entries due October 31st, but they have sub-contests due earlier, so if this one is for you, I suggest you take a look at the details…
PX3 has their second call for entries in their Three Colors Trilogy, entitled “White”, with entries due January 15, 2015.