From the Silvermine Guild Arts Center website:
SPECTRA ’10: National Photography Triennial
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Juror: Brian Paul Clamp, owner, ClampArt, Chelsea, NY
Brian Paul Clamp is the owner and director of ClampArt, a gallery in Chelsea in New York City specializing in modern and contemporary art with an emphasis on photography. ClampArt mounts ten to fifteen exhibitions per year featuring the work of emerging and mid-career artists. Mr. Clamp opened the gallery in 2000 after completing a Master of Arts degree in Critical Studies in Modern Art at Columbia University. For eight years prior to that Mr. Clamp served as the director of a gallery on Manhattan’s Upper East Side specializing in late 19th- and early 20th-century American paintings. Aside from exhibitions at his own gallery space, Clamp has curated numerous photography shows at various venues throughout the United States, and has reviewed photographers’ portfolios on dozens of panels over the past several years. Mr. Clamp is the author of numerous publications on American art to date, and also occasionally contributes written work to various art periodicals.
Eligibility: All original photography, completed since January 2007, is eligible. Residents of the United States only. Maximum print size must not exceed 165 inches in length or width. CD-ROMs and DVDs will be accepted. No slides.
ENTRY DEADLINE: Tuesday, September 14, 2010
All entries received after that date will not be eligible.
Silvermine is a learning community on four scenic acres in New Canaan, Connecticut. We are dedicated to creativity and growth through the making and understanding of the visual arts. Silvermine Guild Arts Center promotes artistic experimentation and growth through the Guild of Artists; courses and workshops in ceramics, sculpture, photography, new media, painting, drawing, jewelry and more. Our classes, lectures, gallery and community outreach offer a full spectrum of opportunities to creative individuals of all levels and ages. The facilities feature fully equipped art studios and galleries. Silvermine Guild Arts Center’s programs and activities draw 15,000 artists and patrons annually to this historic section of Fairfield County dedicated to the fine arts.