Tag: Jon Feinstein

Deadline October 7th: Humble Arts Foundation Call for Entries: “Tough Turf: New Directions in Street Photography”

Humble Arts Foundation
Call for Entries: Tough Turf: New Directions in Street Photography
Deadline: October 7, 2013, Midnight

“For the past 8 years, Humble Arts Foundation has been championing what’s “new” in Art Photography. At times rivaling commercial aspirations, we’re interested in work that makes us twitch and keeps us excited about the future of Photography.

For the launch of our new site and group show 39, we’re producing an online exhibition of street photography made since 2000 that encourages us to rethink the genre entirely. How have today’s photographers brought the traditions of Cartier Bresson, Diane Arbus, Helen Levitt and countless others into the 21st Century? Have smart-phones, instagram and digital technology changed the nature of the “Decisive Moment?”

Curated by Jon Feinstein & Amani Olu

Submission Guidelines

  • Five (5) images
  • 1000 pixels wide (72dpi, sRGB)
  • 50 to 100-word work statement
  • 50 to 100-word artist bio
  • Website link

Send submissions to: street@hafny.org.

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

ArtBridge
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.

PROJECT BRIEF
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.

CURATORS
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.

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

+ 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. john_doe.zip) and send as an attachment to: submissions@art-bridge.org 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.

Deadline November 23rd: Open Call: 31 Women in Art Photography 2012

Humble Arts Foundation
Open Call: 31 Women in Art Photography 2012
Deadline: Wednesday, November 23, 2011, 11:59 pm PST

Submission fees: Free for members
Non members: $49 for 8 images from one series | $65 for unlimited images from multiple projects

About
On July 19, 2012, Humble Arts Foundation, in conjunction with Hasted Kraeutler, will present its third edition of 31 Women in Art Photography at Hasted Kraeutler in Chelsea. We are proud to announce that along with Humble’s curatorial director, Jon Feinstein, Natalia Sacasa, senior director of Luhring Augustine, will co-curate the 2012 edition.

See the winners from 2010’s competition here.

Eligibility
Female photographers over the age of 18 are eligible regardless of geographic location, participation in previous exhibitions and/or gallery representation.

Requirements

  • Work statement: 300 words or less
  • Prose bio: 300 words or less
  • CV: one page (optional)
  • Image size: 600 pixels wide at 72 dpi, sRGB, jpeg
  • File name: first and last name, preceded by a number. Ex: 1jane_doe.jpg, 2jane_doe.jpg

For the full prospectus and to apply click here.

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