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International Open Call

Updated Submission Deadline: October 20, 2019, 5:00pm MST

The Exposure Photography Festival 2020 Emerging Photographers Showcase open call is now open for submissions.

Photographers will be selected to participate in next year’s festival, and accepted work will be shown in a feature exhibition hosted by the Exposure Photography Festival. We are delighted to announce the juror is Travis Cole (executive director of Paved Arts).

Diverse submissions from artists and photographers practicing in photo-based work are welcomed.

Submission Deadline: October 20, 2019, 5:00pm MST
Notification: November 15, 2019
Fee: $35 for three images; additional images may be submitted for $5 each, up to 10 total.

All applicants will receive:

  • The opportunity to be featured on the Exposure Photography Festival curated Instagram account as examples of strong applications and to promote the open call.
  • Visibility with the 2020 Juror, award selection committees and Exposure team.

All successful applicants will:

  • Exhibit their work in the Exposure Festival group exhibition as part of the 2020 program.
  • Receive an artist fee of $115 CAD (in accordance with CARFAC guidelines).
  • Be featured on the Exposure Photography Festival website reaching audiences worldwide.

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