Deadline April 14th: Another New York – Call for Brooklyn Based Photographers

Call for Entries: Another New York

Deadline: Sunday, April 14, 2013 at midnight
No submission fee.

“ArtBridge is currently accepting submissions for Another New York, a photography-based public exhibition that invites Brooklyn-based photographers to submit small series’ of works in response to the project brief below. All works selected for exhibition will be exhibited large-scale* (up to 16 feet high) at the Atlantic Yards development in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn, beginning in July of 2013.

New York City is one of the most heavily photographed cities in the world. From tourist snapshots of Times Square, too-often derivative street photography and Instagram reaching limitless heights, many photographers have described today’s NYC as a dying photographic vantage point with nothing new to say. This outdoor exhibition, Another New York looks to change this pessimism by presenting photography that captures New York City with a new and unexpected eye. Scheduled to be unveiled in Summer 2013 on the construction fencing and scaffolding at the site of the Barclays Center*, in Brooklyn, NY, this exhibition, juried and curated by Jon Feinstein and internationally-renowned Brooklyn-based artist Mickalene Thomas, challenges photographers born, living, or working in Brooklyn to help us fall in love with New York City again.

Brooklyn based artist, Mickalene Thomas and Jon Feinstein, curator, photographer, the Co-Founder of Humble Arts Foundation, and Manager of Marketing and Partnerships at Shutterstock.


+ 5-10 images at 800 pixels on the longest side, 72dpi RGB, jpeg files no larger than 1MB and named as follows: first name_last name__ANY_number.jpg (ex. john_doe_ANY_1.jpg)

+ Brief 50-100 word bio and artist statement

+ Website link (optional)

+ Photographers must have been born, or currently live and or work in Brooklyn, NY.

Create a single zip file of the above contents, rename the file with your name (ex. and send as an attachment to: with ANOTHER NEW YORK SUBMISSION in the subject line. Incomplete submissions will not be considered.

IMPORTANT NOTE: We ask that artists with exclusive gallery representation do not apply at this time.

*Chosen work will be enlarged to the scale of the exhibition surface and printed onto weather-proof, fade-proof vinyl material.


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