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The submission deadline for this opportunity has passed.

Mount Royal University is hosting, Gender: A Group Photography Exhibition. Submissions can be made until October 30, 2018.

Submitted work will be reviewed for relevance, artistic merit, and fit. Theme, title, and direction of the exhibition is subject to change based on submissions received. Accepted work will be shown in a feature exhibition hosted by Mount Royal University as part of the Exposure Photography Festival during the month of February 2019, and will remain on display for a full calendar year.

Here’s what you need to do:

Submit a series of images, along with a written statement of approx. 1,500 characters (250 words) in length that describes how your work relates to the theme of gender. The series must be an interconnected body of work, including at least three images and a maximum of 10. You must also include your website (if applicable), and any relevant social media feeds.

Submission Deadline: October 30, 2018
Notification: November 20, 2018
Fee: Free submission, but artists who are selected will be required to deliver professionally printed and framed work at their own cost.

The Fine Print—Rules and Regulations

Each image file can be a maximum of 5MB in size. All images must be submitted as JPG—any files submitted in any other format (including TIFF, PDF, PSD, etc.) will not be reviewed.

The file name of your image must be your first and surnames followed by 01, 02, 03, etc. (e.g. RobertFrank01.jpg).

The images can be shot in any format, using any camera, on film or digital.

There are no restrictions on when the submitted images were taken.

Accepted work will need to be professionally printed and framed to specifications dictated by the organizers. Instructions for printing and framing will be included in the acceptance notification sent by email.

Final pieces ready to be hung must be delivered no later than January 15, 2019, with the understanding they will be on display at Mount Royal University’s discretion for a full calendar year.

Digital files of the winning images will be used for press and publicity purposes.

For more information and questions please email us .