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Deadline March 12th, CENTER: The Choice Awards and and Project Development Grant

CENTER
Call for Submissions: The Choice Awards and Project Development Grant

Deadline: Wednesday, March 12, 2014

The Choice Awards
Fee: $30 member/$40 non-member per category or $70/$85 for all three categories for 6 images.

“The Choice Awards recognize outstanding photographers working in all processes and subject matter. The Awards are divided into three categories: Curator’s Choice, Editor’s Choice, and Gallerist’s Choice. The winners receive recognition via exhibition, publication, portfolio reviews and more.

The Choice Award winners are invited to participate in The Curve exhibition in Santa Fe, New Mexico in 2014 during the flagship event, Review Santa Fe to maximize exposure.

Project Development Grant
Fee: $30 member/$40 non-member for 8-10 digital files of a cohesive body of work.

“The Project Development Grant offers financial support to fine art, documentary or photojournalist works-in-progress. The grant includes a cash award to help complete a project as well as platforms for feedback and professional development opportunities for the works final stages.

This grant is awarded to projects that are still in progress and have not been exhibited or published. It requires signing of a contract to participate in an exhibition at the Center for Contemporary Arts, during Review Santa Fe.

Juror: Lisa Hostetler, PhD, Curator, George Eastman House; formerly Curator at the Smithsonian

Award Package

For the submission guidelines and to apply for The Choice Awards or the Project Development Grant visit: www.centeryourcareer.org/2014/center/awards/guidelines.html.

Deadline January 22nd: CENTER Project Launch Award

CENTER
Call for Entries: Project Launch
Deadline: Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Fee: $35 member | $45 non-member

The Project Launch is presented to an outstanding photographer working in fine art series or documentary project. The grant includes a cash award to help complete or disseminate the works as well as providing a platform for exposure and professional development opportunities.

This grant is awarded to complete or nearly completed projects that would benefit from the award package. It requires signature of a contract to participate in an exhibition at the Center for Contemporary Arts, during Review Santa Fe and then will travel to the Colorado Photographic Arts Center in Denver (CPAC) for a second exhibit in 2014.

JuryFred & Laura R. Bidwell, Bidwell Projects; Bidwell Foundation & Transformer Station
Roger Watson, Curator, Fox Talbot Museum, England
Patrick Witty, International Picture Editor, TIME

Awards
$5,000 GRANT RECIPIENT

  • $5,000 Cash (some restrictions apply
  • Exhibition at the Center for Contemporary Arts during Review Santa Fe
  • Exhibition at the Colorado Photographic Arts Center (CPAC)
  • Complimentary participation in Review Santa Fe 2014
  • Santa Fe Photographic Workshops tuition voucher (some restrictions apply)
  • and more.

JUROR’S CHOICE (3)

  • $1,000 cash award
  • Complimentary participation in Review Santa Fe 2014
  • and more.

Eligibility
Work derived from all photographic processes are accepted, as well as mixed media work that is photo-based (only still images are accepted, no multimedia components). Work can have been made at any time and work that has been submitted previously may be re-submitted.

The Awards, Grants and Review Santa Fe are open to all photographers, national and international. CENTER employees, board members, advisory council members, contest sponsors, and family members of the aforementioned may not apply. Previous CENTER cash award winners may enter but are ineligible to win first, second, third, or Juror’s Choice again for up to 3 years. Honorable Mention and finalists may enter and are eligible to win.

Submission Guidelines
Projects that have been exhibited in a solo museum exhibition are not eligible for the Project Launch Grant.

  • Complete the online application
  • Pay via Paypal ($35 member / $45 non-member) or with a check
  • Submit 15-20 digital files demonstrating a cohesive body of work to CENTER/VisualServer login
    - Files must be in jpeg format, sized 1000 pixels on the long side at 72 dpi
    - Title your digital images in the VisualServer by double-clicking on the image after upload. A dialog box will come up with instructions. Repeat for all images.
  • Upload an artist statement limited to one page, saved as a PDF
  • Upload a résumé limited to two pages.”

For the complete prospectus visit: www.centeryourcareer.org/2014/center/awards/guidelines.html.

Deadline January 22nd: CENTER Review Santa Fe

CENTER
Call for Entries: Review Santa Fe
Deadline: Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Fee: $45 member | $55 non-member

“Review Santa Fe is the premier juried portfolio review event in the world and considered one of the most important events for photographers who seek career advancement. Review Santa Fe is designed to facilitate relationships between photographers and leading industry professionals looking for new work.

The three-day event (June 26-29, 2014) includes a minimum of nine portfolio reviews, inclusion in the Review Santa Fe 100 online resource, an opening reception, a closing reception, as well as an educational photographic seminar to create a vibrant and inspiring weekend to nourish the photographic community and create fertile ground for photographers.

Eligibility
Work derived from all photographic processes are accepted, as well as mixed media work that is photo-based (only still images are accepted, no multimedia components). Work can have been made at any time and work that has been submitted previously may be re-submitted.

The Awards, Grants and Review Santa Fe are open to all photographers, national and international. CENTER employees, board members, advisory council members, contest sponsors, and family members of the aforementioned may not apply. Previous CENTER cash award winners may enter but are ineligible to win first, second, third, or Juror’s Choice again for up to 3 years. Honorable Mention and finalists may enter and are eligible to win.

Submission Guidelines

  • Complete the online application
  • Pay via Paypal ($45 member / $55 non-member) or with a check
  • Submit 15-20 digital files demonstrating a cohesive body of work to CENTER/VisualServer login
    - Files must be in jpeg format, sized 1000 pixels on the long side at 72 dpi
    - Title your digital images in the VisualServer by double-clicking on the image after upload. A dialog box will come up with instructions. Repeat for all images.
  • Upload an artist statement limited to one page, saved as a PDF
  • Upload a résumé limited to two pages.”

For the complete prospectus visit: www.centeryourcareer.org/2014/center/awards/guidelines.html.

Deadline January 23rd: CENTER Choice Awards, Project Grant, Project Launch Grant, Santa Fe Prize and Teaching Award

CENTER
Deadline for Call for Entries: Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Choice Award
The Choice Awards recognize outstanding photographers working in all processes and subject matter. The Awards are divided into three categories: Curator’s Choice, Editor’s Choice, and Gallerist’s Choice. The winners receive recognition via exhibition, publication, portfolio reviews and more.

Curator’s Choice: Tina Schelhom, Curator, Kolga Tbilisi Photo, Georgia & Founding Director, Galerie Lichtblick, Cologne, Germany
Editor’s Choice: Susan White, Photography Director, Vanity Fair
Gallerist’s Choice: Lauren Panzo, Director, Pace/MacGill Gallery

Project Development Grant
The Project Development Grant offers financial support to fine art, documentary or photojournalist works-in-progress. The grant includes a $5,000 cash award to help complete a project as well as platforms for feedback and professional development opportunities for the works final stages.

This grant is awarded to fine art or documentary projects that are still in progress and have not been exhibited or published. It requires signing of a contract to participate in an exhibition at the Center for Contemporary Arts, during Review Santa Fe.

Juror: Denise Wolff, Senior Editor, Book Program, Aperture

Project Launch Grant
The Project Launch grant is presented to an outstanding photographer working in fine art series or documentary project. The grant includes a $10,000 cash award to help complete or disseminate the works as well as providing a platform for exposure and professional development opportunities.

This grant is awarded to completed projects that would benefit from the grant award package. It requires signature of a contract to participate in an exhibition at the Center for Contemporary Arts, during Review Santa Fe.

Curator: Verna Curtis, Curator of Photography, The Library of Congress
Editor: Mauro Bendoni, Photo Editor, COLORS Magazine
Director: Christopher McCall, Pier 24 Photography

Santa Fe Prize
The biennial Santa Fe Prize for Photography recognizes and supports a gifted and committed photographer who has completed, or is near completion of, a meaningful body of work. Cash prize of $10,000 and participation in Review Santa Fe.

Juror: Maggie Blanchard, Director, Twin Palms Publishing

Teaching Award
The Excellence in Teaching Award honors a high school, college or postgraduate teacher’s dedication with a $3,000 award. Educators in all areas of photographic teaching are eligible, including fine art, documentary, history and criticism.

Juror: Stephan Hillerbrand, University of Houston, Houston, TX”

Visit CENTER’s website for submission details, www.visitcenter.org/competitions.

June 1st, Santa Fe: Review Santa Fe Open Portfolio Viewing

Review Santa Fe
Portfolio Viewing
Friday, June 1, 2012, 5:00-8:00 pm
Open to the public.

“CENTER is pleased to present Portfolio Viewing, a photographic walk through the Review Santa Fe 100 fine-art and documentary portfolios. Attendees can view contemporary photography and engage in dialogue with the artists as well as the extended photographic community.”

IHM Retreat Center, Sunmount Room
50 Mt. Carmel Road
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505

REMINDER: Deadline EXTENDED to February 1st for CENTER AWARDS and REVIEW SANTA FE

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO:  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2012, 11:59 PM MST

CENTER
2012 Call for Entries
Deadline: Monday, January 30, 2012, 11:59 pm MST

“The 17th Annual CENTER Awards provide serious photographers with a prestigious and international program designed to give support and exposure. Jurors from TIME magazine, Getty Museum, Rizzoli, the Victoria & Albert Museum and others make for a world-class opportunity to submit your hard work to be seen.

PROJECT COMPETITION
Prizes Include:  $10,000, Exhibition, Publication in Fraction Magazine, admission to Review Santa Fe, and more.
Jurors:  Greg Hobson – Curator of Photographs, National Media Museum, UK; Paul Moakley - Deputy Photo Editor, TIME magazine; Christopher Steighner – Senior Editor, Rizzoli Publications Inc.

Submit:  20 images from a body of work, artist statement, resume, $35 members/$45 nonmember.

THE CHOICE AWARDS
Prizes Include:  Exhibition, Publication in Fraction Magazine, admission to Review Santa Fe, and more.
Jurors:  Stefanie Braun – Senior Curator, The Photographer’s Gallery, UK; Ashley Givens – Assistant Curator, Victoria & Albert Museum, UK; Jamie Wellford – Senior Photo Editor, The Newsweek Daily Beast.

Submit:  1-4+ images, $25 members/$35 nonmembers per category OR $60 members/$75 nonmembers for all 3 categories.

PROJECT LAUNCH
Prizes Include:  $5,000, Exhibition, Publication in Fraction Magazine.
Juror:  Virginia Heckert – Associate Curator, J. Paul Getty Museum
Submit:  8-10 images from a work-in-progress, artist statement, resume, $25 members/$35 nonmember.

REVIEW SANTA FE
JUNE 2012:  This weekend conference and juried portfolio review event is designed to facilitate relationships with industry professionals looking for new work. Scholarships and payment plans are available.”

Click here for the guidelines and application.

September 23rd-24th, Santa Fe: Portfolio Bootcamp at Center

Center
Portfolio Bootcamp
All day Friday & Saturday, September 23 – 24, 2011
IHM Retreat Center, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Tuition: BEFORE AUGUST 26, 2011 $395 | $445 thereafter

About
“Portfolio Bootcamp is a unique weekend workshop and review dedicated to helping serious photographers refine and direct their creative edge and ignite their brands. Esteemed presenters and reviewers will work with you to maximize your impact for award submissions, portfolio reviews, fund-seeking campaigns, and meetings with industry professionals.

Plenary presentations are followed by intimate classroom discussions and end with one-on-one portfolio reviews where attendees receive invaluable advice on editing, sequencing, presenting, and preparing to engage an audience. Evening panel discussions will cover topics including:

  • Storytelling Techniques
  • Building Your Network
  • Motivating Your Audience
  • Funding Opportunities
  • Follow up”

Presenters
Maggie Blanchard, Director, Twin Palms Publishers
David Bram, Founder and Editor, Fraction Magazine
Amy Feitelberg, Photography Editor, Outside Magazine
Rob Haggart, Founder and Editor of aphotoeditor.com
Joanna Hurley, President HurleyMedia, Co-Founder of Radius Books
Melanie McWhorter, Book Division Manager, photo-eye Books and Prints
Robin Fisher-Roffer, CEO, Big Fish
Amber Terranova, Photo Editor, Photo District News (PDN)
Katherine Ware, Curator of Photography, New Mexico Museum of Art

For more information and registration visit Center’s website.

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