Call for Art - The Fine Art of Photography 2020

Date: 
Saturday, February 1, 2020 (All day) to Sunday, March 15, 2020 (All day)

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Deadline for Entering is March 15th!

CATEGORIES

Black&White

Color

(New > The non-traditional photography category has been discontinued.)

AWARDS

$500 Best in Show

Per category:

$250 First Place

$175 Second Place

$100 Third Place

Two Honorable Mention

Committee Choice Award - $100

(New > Third Place award per category added)

CATEGORY DESCRIPTION

Black&White

Includes all forms of black & white photography containing tones of neutral grey ranging from black to white

Other monochromatic hues such as sepia, cyan or brown are included in this category

Color

Images that contain a spectrum of colors

EVENT CALENDAR:

Upload Images via CAFÉ (Call for Entry), Saturday, February 1st through Sunday, March 15th

Quick Guide for Using CaFE - Click

Selected artists and artwork titles will be posted on website no later than

5:00 pm on Saturday, April 1st

(A group email will also annouce selected lists posted on web)

2020 Judging Team - Click

Drop off of selected work, framed and ready for hanging (see specifications below):

Saturday, April 25th - 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Sunday, April 26th - Noon to 4:00 pm

 

Shipped artwork must arrive no later than Friday, April 24th 

 

Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony

Saturday, May 2nd, 7:00 – 10:00 pm

Great new photography show, Enthusiastic Audience, Hors d’oeuvres,

Live Music, & Awards Ceremony

 

The exhibition is open from: Saturday, May 2nd through Saturday, June 13th


Please watch this event page for updates!

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ELIGIBILITY:  Open to all photographers and artists submitting photography. Painted photographs, digital artwork not created through photography, or other mixed media artwork containing in part photographs will not be accepted. All work must be for sale. Membership is not a requirement.

ENTRY SUBMISSIONS:  Images must be submitted via CaFÉ (Call for Entries.) There will be a link posted to our website when the submission period begins.  CD’s will not be accepted.

SUBMISSION FEE: $15.00 for first image and $10.00 for each additional image

LIMITATIONS:  Maximum number of entries per artist is 15. The limit on how many images selected for exhibition is one per artist.  Only one award will be given to a particular artist.

Previous submissions that were selected for exhibition in an earlier Annual Juried Art Show or Annual Fine Art of Photography Exhibition may not be entered.

NOTIFICATION OF ACCEPTANCE:  Judges’ selections will be posted on our website no later than 5:00 pm, Wednesday, April 1st.

A group email will also note the publication of the selected list

SHIPPING:  

Artists shipping artwork please email photography@plymouthguild.org for complete instructions

Shipping, handling, insurance and any associated fees for delivery and return are the responsibility of the artist

Shipped artwork should arrive no later than Friday, April 24th (artwork arriving after this date will be hung at the discretion of the hanging committee)

 

Shipping Instructions & Requirements - Click

 

FRAMING:  

Frames must be sturdy, wired, and ready for hanging

Non-wire hanging rails on metal, glass, or wood prints are acceptable

Worn, unprofessional presentation is not acceptable

Framed work should not exceed 36" in any direction

Diptych or triptych images must be contained in a single frame, not to exceed 36” in any direction

 

AWARDS:   Award winners will be notified prior to the opening reception that they have won an award but not which award. Specific awards will be announced at the Reception and Awards Ceremony.  Artists are limited to only one award.

SALE Selling price must be specified on the artwork submission form and will remain unchanged during the duration of the show.  The Plymouth Guild receives commission on all sales: Members 30%, Non-Members 40%. Sold work must remain in the gallery until the end of the show.

Become a member and save!  Membership also enables exhibit in all our regular, member shows! Contact us at (508) 746-7222, or sign up online at www.artsplymouth.org

LIABILITY The Plymouth Guild, Inc. is not responsible for fire, theft, loss, or damage. Work is submitted at the artist’s risk.

USE:   Artwork accepted to the show will be on exhibit to the public, offered for sale, and may be used for photo show publicity, on our website, and in our show catalogue.

End of show pickup:

  • Sunday, June 14th, 1pm to 4:00 pm
  • Monday, June 15th,  4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

 

Watch our website for judge announcements!

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