Deadline November 6th: Joyce Elaine Grant Annual Juried Exhibition

Texas Woman’s University
Joyce Elaine Grant Annual Juried Exhibition
Deadline: Sunday, November 6, 2011

“Established in 2001 and organized by the graduate photography students at Texas Woman’s University and the Photographic Artsit’s Coalition (a student-run photography organization), the annual Joyce Elaine Grant Photography Exhibition provides a national venue for the exhibition of artistic expression as seen through the eye of the camera. Photgraphers from throughout the United States are invited to submit entries for the exhibition.

The exhibition will be on view to the public at the Texas Woman’s University Fine Arts Gallery February 21 through March 28, 2012.

The exhibition and endowment was established by Christine Shank and a small group of graduate students and named in memory of the mother of Professor Susan kae Grant. Exhibition proceeds fund the Joyce Elaine Grant Photography Exhibition Endowment which supports photography scholarships for future graduate students in the Department of Visual Arts.”

Juror: Anne Lyden
“Anne Lyden is an Associate Curator at the J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. She is one of six curators in the Museum’s renowned Department of Photographs, which was established in 1984 and has a collection of approximately 100,000 objects emphasizing the first 150 years of the medium. A native of Scotland, Ms. Lyden received her Master of Arts degree in the history of art from the University of Glasgow and her Master of Arts in museum studies from the University of Leicester, England. Since joining the Getty in 1996, she has curated numerous exhibitions drawn from the Museum’s permanent collection, including the work of Hill and Adamson, P.H. Emerson, Frederick H. Evans, John Humble, and Paul Strand. She is currently working on an exhibition, “Narrative Interventions in Photography,” which will open in October 2011 and feature the work of Eileen Cowin, Carrie Mae Weems, and Simryn Gill. She is the author of several books including, Railroad Vision: Photography, Travel and Perception (2003), and most recently, The Photographs of Frederick H. Evans (2010).”

Click here to download the submission guidelines.

Click here to submit via SlideRoom.

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