Fifth Annual Members’ Exhibition – 2018

 

Call for Entries

 

Deadline for Submission: CLOSED

Notice of Acceptance: Thursday, June 21, 2018

Framed prints (if accepted) due in gallery: Thursday, July 12, 2018

Show Opening: Thursday, July 19, 7-10 pm, 2018

Show Dates: July 19 – September 7, 2018

 

About the Exhibit

We are pleased to announce LACP’s Fifth Annual Members’ Exhibition. The exhibit will run from July 19 – September 7, 2018, with opening night scheduled for Thursday, July 19, 7-10 pm, 2018. The opening reception will take place at the Los Angeles Center of Photography and will serve as the kick-off event for EXPOSURE WEEKEND. There is no theme. The juror, Catherine Couturier, will select between 40-50 images based on creativity, originality, and quality, in addition to another 50-60 images to be displayed virtually on LACP’s website.
 

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. If you wish to become a Member, please click here.
 

Prizes

1st Place: One-person show at the Los Angeles Center of Photography. Dates TBA.
2nd Place: $250 gift card from the Los Angeles Center of Photography
 

The Juror


Catherine Couturier is the owner and director of Catherine Couturier Gallery. Upon its inception, the gallery quickly evolved into the premier photography gallery in Houston and sits at the center of Gallery Row. The gallery is a member of AIPAD, and Catherine serves on the advisory council of Houston Center for Photography. Couturier also reviews portfolios for organizations and festivals such as Photo Nola, Atlanta Celebrates Photography, and Fotofest, is a juror for Critical Mass, and give lectures to artists and collectors alike on a myriad of subjects related to the field of fine art photography. The Catherine Couturier Gallery is committed to excellence with a dedication to the medium in all its forms, with the goal to showcase the best fine art photography available.
 

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 Tuesday, June 5, 2018. 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.

$25.00 (1-5 images)
$37.50 (6-10 images)

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 26 inches on the longest side, nor smaller than 8 inches on the longest side. (If your frame exceeds 26 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 Thursday, July 12, 2018. Please deliver or mail prints to the Los Angeles Center of Photography, 1515 Wilcox Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90028. (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 “2018 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. ($25.00 for 1-5 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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