Fourth Annual Members’ Exhibition – 2017

 

Call for Entries

 

Deadline for Submission: CLOSED

Notice of Acceptance: Friday, June 16, 2017

Framed prints (if accepted) due in gallery: Friday, July 7, 2017

Show Opening: Saturday, July 15, 6-8 pm, 2017

Show Dates: July 15 – August 26, 2017

 

About the Exhibit

We are pleased to announce LACP’s Fourth Annual Members’ Exhibition. The exhibit will run from July 15 – August 26, 2017, with opening night scheduled for Saturday, July 15, 6-8 pm 2017. The opening reception will take place at the dnj Gallery located at Bergamot Station in Santa Monica. There is no theme. The juror will select between 40-50 images based on creativity, originality, and quality.
 

What is the “Members’ Exhibition”

The Los Angeles Center of Photography showcases our supporting Members’ work with an annual exhibition. The exhibition, normally programmed in July of each year, is open to Members’ only with the the opening reception at the dnj Gallery in Bergamot Station. If you wish to become a Member, please click here.
 

Prizes

1st Place: One-person show at the Los Angeles Center of Photography. Opening reception on Saturday, August 12, 5-8 pm, 2017. Show dates August 12 – September 8, 2017.
2nd Place: $100 gift card from the Los Angeles Center of Photography
3rd Place: Lensbaby 3G (Selective Focus SLR Lens)
 

The Juror

Paula Tognarelli is the Executive Director and Curator of the Griffin Museum of Photography. The Griffin Museum of Photography located in Winchester outside Boston, Massachusetts, is a small nonprofit photography museum whose mission is to promote an appreciation of photographic art and a broader understanding of its visual, emotional and social impact. The museum houses 3 galleries and maintains 4 satellite gallery spaces and several virtual on-line galleries as well.

Ms. Tognarelli is responsible for producing over 60 exhibitions a year at the Griffin and its surrounding satellite spaces. She holds an M.S. in Arts Administration from Boston University, BA from Regis College, is a graduate of the New England School of Photography and is a current candidate for her Masters in Education at Lesley University. She has juried and curated exhibitions internationally including American Photo’s Image of the Year, Photoville’s Fence, Flash Forward Festival, Deland Arts Festival, Center for Fine Art Photography, PDN’s Photo Annual, PDN’s Curator Awards, the Kontinent Awards, the Filter Festival in Chicago, San Francisco International Photography Exhibition , Your Daily Photograph for Duncan Miller Gallery and the Lishui International Photography Festival in Lishui, China. She is a regular participant in national and local portfolio reviews, has been a panelist and featured speaker at photography events and conferences including MacWorld. She has been a panelist for the Massachusetts Cultural Council’s Photography Fellowships and is a nominator for the Prix Pictet in Geneva, Switzerland, a nominator for the Heinz Prize in Pennsylvania, the Robert Gardner Fellowship at Harvard University, and the Rappaport Prize in Massachusetts. She is a past member of the Xerox Technical Advisory Board. She is on the advisory board of the New England School of Photography and the Flash Forward Festival Boston.
 

Eligibility and Guidelines

This exhibit is open to all LACP Members, both amateur and professional. Please confirm that you are a Member and that your status is up-to-date. LACP invites photographers working in all mediums and styles to take part in the exhibition.

The deadline to send digital files for consideration is Monday, June 5, 2017. There is not limit to the amount of images that can be submitted.
 

Acceptance Notice

The selection process will be blind. Once the juror has made selections, all entrants will receive an email from LACP with a list of images and artists selected for the show. The selected images and artists’ names will also be posted on LACP’s website.
 

Entry Fee

There is no limit to the amount of images which can be submitted. If submitting more than 10 images, please repeat the payment process as necessary.

$12.50 for 1 photo
$25 for 2-5 photos
$37.50 for 6-10 photos

You MUST be a Member to submit!!
NOT A MEMBER? CLICK HERE TO BECOME A MEMBER!

 

Liability & Agreement

Each photographer retains all copyrights to his or her images. Photographers whose submissions are chosen for the exhibition grant the Los Angeles Center of Photography (LACP) the right to use their images for display on LACP’s website and for the purpose of promoting exhibitions, promoting LACP’s programs, and promoting the artist. Promotions and images may also be placed on social networks for LACP with artist credit. Artists grant the use of their image(s) as stated without further contact from LACP. The artist understands that LACP will not be held responsible for loss, theft or other damage, whether caused by the negligence of its officers, members, or others. Photographers are welcome to sell their photos at the exhibit, with 25 percent commission to the LACP. Submission of application will constitute an agreement to all these terms and conditions.
 

Exhibit Prints

All images accepted for exhibition must be printed and framed professionally, wired on the back with eyelets, and labeled on the back of the frame with your name, image title, and contact information (email and phone). Please mount wire and eyelets about 1/4 from top of frame. There are no specifications on printing and/or framing, but frame size cannot exceed 24 inches on the longest side, nor smaller than 8 inches on the longest side. (If your frame exceeds 24 inches on the longest side please contact LACP for approval.) Exhibiting photographers will be expected to either drop off their prints or pay for round-trip shipping of their work. You will be required to send us a prepaid express mail label for the return of your artwork. We take no responsibility for damage during shipping, so we suggest that your insure the work during mailing.

Framed prints for exhibition must arrive by Friday, July 7, 2017. Please deliver or mail prints to dnj Gallery, 2525 Michigan Ave, Suite J1, Santa Monica, CA 90404. (Please deliver them with protective wrapping.)
 

How to Enter

Entering is a TWO STEP process. Please read and follow the instructions below carefully.

 

Step 1. Submit Images – Please follow all six steps

1. Size each image 1200 pixels on the long side at 72 dpi
2. Label digital files in this manner: FirstName_LastName_01, FirstName_LastName_02, FirstName_LastName_03, etc.
3. Save each image as a jpg
4. Please submit your images by emailing to info@lacphoto.org.
5. In the subject line of your email please type “2017 MEMBERS EXHIBITION ENTRY”
6. Please include your phone number in the email.
 

Step 2. Payment

Please pay your entry fee by choosing the appropriate selection below. ($12.50 for 1 image; $25 for 2-5 images; $37.50 for 6-10 images.) There is no limit to the amount of images which can be submitted. If submitting more than 10 images, please repeat the payment process as necessary.

You MUST be a Member to submit!!
NOT A MEMBER? CLICK HERE TO BECOME A MEMBER!

 

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