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 Southeast Center for Photography has a call for entry entitled “Forsaken” due May 7th and another entitled “Landscape: Grand or Personal” due June 11th.
The BlackBox Gallery in Portland, OR has one upcoming call…”Color: The Visual Spectrum” due May 10th. This gallery offers free printing and framing of selected work, keeping costs reasonable if you are selected.
Maine Media + College has an open call for their Book Artist in Residence program, with entries due May 15th.
The Tilt Gallery in Scottsdale, AZ has a call for entries entitled “Infinite Possibility” due May 15th.
The 2017 Daylight Awards are open now, too, and are due May 15th (extended deadline).
The Magnum Photography Awards for 2017 are now up, with entries due May 16th. Run by LensCulture, they do offer a review of your submitted work as well.
The ACCI Gallery in Berkeley, CA has a call for entries up for The Art of Living, with entries due May 18th.
Don’t Take Pictures, the online website, has their next free call for entries for cyanotypes, entitled “Beyond the Blue”, with entries due May 21st.
The PhotoPlace Gallery in Vermont has a call for entry entitled “Black and White” due May 22nd and another entitled “Portals” (jurored by Aline Smithson) due June 26th. They offer free framing in standard sizes, too, to help minimize costs if selected.
Klompching Gallery in NYC has their annual “Fresh” call for entries up, with submissions due May 27th.
Santa Fe Photographic Workshops has their annual contest going now, entitled “Portraits” and with entries due May 31st.
Diffusion Magazine has a call open for submissions to the upcoming Diffusion IX, with submissions due June 1st.
The New York Center for Photographic Art has their next call up, entitled “Glass” and due June 11th (note the link works now but it looks wrong, so it might change).
The SohoPhoto Gallery has their 2017 Alternative Processes Competition open for entries now, with submissions due July 7th.
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.