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 Center for Fine Art Photography in Ft. Collins, CO, has their next calls for entry posted — first is “Black & White 2017” due February 28th (today!) and next is their annual “Center Forward” due March 29th.
The Maine Farmland Trust has a Visual Artist Residency that looks intriguing with applications due March 1st.
Center in Santa Fe has their annual set of awards, including the juried Review Santa Fe, with a final deadline of March 3rd. This is always a great one to submit to if your work is a good fit for it.
Hewnoaks Artist Colony on Kezar Lake in Maine has applications open for their 2017 artist residencies, with applications due March 4th.
Lensculture, the big online magazine, has their annual Portrait Awards call out with entries due March 7th. They offer feedback on the submission, as well.
The 10th annual Julia Margaret Cameron Awards (open to women photographers) has entries due March 7th.
The BlackBox Gallery in Portland, OR has one upcoming call… “Taking Pictures: 2017” due March 8th. This gallery offers free printing and framing of selected work, keeping costs reasonable if you are selected.
The Southeast Center for Photography has a call for entry entitled “Alternative Processes” due March 12th and another entitled “The Contemporary Nude” due April 9th.
The Fence 2017, which creates giant, well, fence installations based on the winning photographic series, is accepting entries for 2017, with early bird submissions due March 14th and a final deadline of April 11th.
The Griffin Museum of Photography in Winchester, MA, has the call open for their 23rd Annual Juried Exhibition, with entries due March 17th. Always a good one for New England photographers…
The Monhegan Artists Residency is accepting applications (from artists with significant ties to Maine) until March 17th for their 2017 residencies. I wish I spend five weeks on one of these residencies!
The Vermont PhotoPlace Gallery has a call for entry entitled“Intimate Portraits”, jurored by Joyce Tenneson and due March 27th. They offer free framing in standard sizes, too, to help minimize costs if selected.
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 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.