Archive for September 25, 2009

Deadline for submissions October 17th: Silver Eye Fellowship 2009 Competition

Silver Eye Center for Photography

Call for Entries:  Fellowship 2009 Competition

Deadline for Submissions Saturday, October 17, 2009

From the website:

Silver Eye Center for Photography invites photographers from across the globe to submit work to our Fellowship 2009 Competition. This year, our juror Andy Adams will select one photographer to receive a $3,500 award and a one-person exhibition in Silver Eye’s main gallery in 2010. Ten honorable mentions will be awarded. These photographers will be invited to submit one work to the Fellowship 2009 exhibition.  Must be a member to submit work.

Fellowship 2009 Competition

Silver Eye Center for Photography invites photographers to submit entries to our juried Fellowship competition and New Works Galleries in October 2009.  You must be a current member of Silver Eye in order to enter. Also selected from these entries are the New Works Gallery and New Works Gallery Online exhibitors.

Submission Guidelines


Entries must be postmarked or delivered on or before Saturday, October 17, 2009 and be complete upon submission.

Mail or deliver to:

Fellowship 2009 Competition

Silver Eye Center for Photography

1015 East Carson Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15203 USA


Submissions are limited to ten images and must have been completed within the past three years. One cohesive, exhibition-ready body of work is highly recommended.

Submissions must be JPG files with a minimum 1000px wide image size. Assign a file name for each JPG that includes the checklist number and title of work. Label CD with your name and contact information. CDs will not be returned.

Entries must also include:

•  Printed checklist identifying name of artist, contact information, title of work and /or series, date of work and /or series, medium, print size and size and method of presentation of work (including final framed dimensions, if applicable).

•  Artist statement and short bio not to exceed one page.

Incorrectly formatted or corrupt files and incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

For details click here.


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September 30th- Deadline to submit for Center for Photography at Woodstock Fellowship Fund

September 30th is the deadline to submit to the Center for Photography at Woodstock 2009 Photographers’ Fellowship Fund

Hannah Frieser from Light Works will be this years juror.

Only photographers from certain counties in New York State are eligible.

From the website:

The 2009 Photographers’ Fellowship Fund deadline is  Wednesday September 30th, 2009 (postmarked).

NEW FOR 2009 One $2,500 fellowship will be granted to a regional artist selected by a guest juror.

There is no fee to enter, and if selected, your award may be used in any way you choose to help advance your creative career.  Fellowship recipients are only required to contribute a piece to CPW’s Permanent Print Collection, which is held on extended loan at the Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz.

The 2009 Photographers Fellowship Fund Award will be presented at CPW’s Annual Benefit Gala held in Woodstock on Sunday October 11.

Who is eligible?
If you reside in one of the following New York State counties: Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Delaware, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Orange, Otsego, Putnam, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, and Washington. Proof of residency is required.

CPW Board members, staff, or residents who will be students in the fall of 2009 may not apply. Previous recipients may apply again after five years.

What do you need to submit?
To enter, please submit:

  • a portfolio of ten prints*

  • a image list detailing titles, medium, year.

  • an artist statement and bio.

We cannot accept submissions via email.

*Print Portfolios are strongly encouraged over slide or digital file submissions. Please do not submit print portfolios larger than 20×30” if your work is larger than 20×30 please submit a smaller portfolio along with one sample print and the intended exhibition/display size.

Entries may also be submitted in slide or digital file format. For digital files please submit JPEGS at 300 dpi, 4×5″ formatted on a CD-ROM. All work samples must be labeled with your name, phone #, image title, date, size, and media. For CD-ROM submissions, please include an image script identifying the listed information.

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