Archive for August 22, 2009

Sept. 5th- Deadline to submit to the Carmel Art and Film Festival Photography Show

As Part of the Carmel Art and Film Festival October 8th-11th there will be a Photography and Art Show.

The Deadline is September  5th to submit your work.

You can find the application here.

From the website:

Carmel has a legendary photography history, and we would like to honor that heritage.  Through a juried process, 50 artists will be selected for a month long exhibition at the Marjorie Evans Gallery at the Sunset Center in Carmel, California.  Ten top winners from this group will be given a group show at the FARMANI Gallery, in New York City.  One top winner will be featured in ARTWORKS Magazine.

Details:

PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW download application
October 5 – 30, 2009

Located in charming and sophisticated Carmel-by-the-Sea, along Californiaʼs breath-taking Central Coast,
the Carmel Art & Film Festival promises four days of total arts immersion. The festival will include: film,
music, fine art, and photography, showcased throughout the picturesque village and the historic Sunset
Cultural Arts Center – a gorgeous multi-use facility that includes exhibition space, lecture halls and a world
class renovated 700 seat theatre with plush seating, beautiful architecture and superior acoustics. The
director of the Sundance Film Festival is curating the film portion of the event, juried fine art and photog-
raphy exhibitions will open that weekend, with outdoor projection photography exhibits, art lectures, music,
and fine wine and food all promising to attract art lovers from all corners. The Carmel Art and Film Festival
will run from October 8th – 11th.
The photography exhibition will hang at the Sunset Center, with the opening reception held as a kick off to
the festival. The photography exhibition, however, will run the entire month of October. Out of all applica-
tions, 50 photographers will be chosen for the show, and of those, a group of ten will be selected for a
gallery exhibition in New York City, and one will be selected for a feature in ARTWORKS Magazine.
Jurors:
Hossein Farmani is a major collector and promoter of photography around the world. He is also founder
and president of the Lucie Awards™, the “Oscars” of photography.
Bruce Haley is the recipient of the Robert Capa Gold Medal, one of the most prestigious photography
awards in the world, for his coverage of Burmaʻs bloody ethnic civil war.
Kim Weston, grandson of legendary photographer Edward Weston, is an award winning photographer in
his own right, dedicated to the preservation and promotion of photography as fine art.
Here is a summary of what the artist receives:
• Jury selection process.
• The exhibition will be held from October 5th through 30th.
• Artist listing in event catalog with image and contact information.
• 10 of the top photographers will be selected to for a gallery show in New York.
• One photographer will be selected for a feature in ARTWORKS Magazine.
IMPORTANT: The application fee is $40 per entr y/one image, $10 for each additional submission.
(Make check payable to: Carmel Art & Film Festival)

June 16, 2009 Application Available
Sept. 5, 2009 Application Deadline
Sept. 7, 2009 Jury Announces Selected Artists (Week of 9.7.09)
Sept. 20, 2009 Hi-res Image Due for Catalog
Sept. 30, 2009 Final Matted Print Due
Oct. 10, 2009 Set-up 7:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Oct. 5-30, 2009 Photography Exhibit

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