“When you are making a photograph, you are taking a few hours, sometimes just a few minutes, of a person’s life. But you are not part of their lives; you are a kind of witness within time and space.”
– Joel-Peter Witkin
Elizabeth Avedon @Jerry Atnip
Enter your portraits, self-portraits, and likenesses. As Juror, Elizabeth Avedon is always interested in the magic of photography.
Curator: Elizabeth Avedon
Notification of Acceptance Date: September 1, 2017
Exhibition: November 1 – December 15, 2017
South x Southeast Photogallery (sxsephotogallery.com)
Artist’s Reception: November 10, 2017
More artist’s weekend events will be announced later.
ELIZABETH AVEDON is an independent curator and photography book designer. The former Director of Photo-Eye Gallery, Santa Fe and Creative Director for The Gere Foundation, Elizabeth has received awards and recognition for her exhibition design and publishing projects, including the retrospective exhibition and book, “Avedon: 1949–1979” for the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, among others; “Richard Avedon: In the American West” for the Amon Carter Museum, the Corcoran Gallery of Art, and The Art Institute of Chicago; and curating several exhibitions at New York’s Leica Gallery.
Along with leading photo-book and editing workshops in Vermont, Chicago, and Oaxaca and participating in many portfolio reviews including the New York Times Lens Reviews, Review Santa Fe, FilterPhoto Festival, FlashForward Festival, Photolucida and the recent Landskrona Foto Festival Review in Sweden. Elizabeth juried the 22nd Annual Peter Urban Legacy Exhibition at the Griffin Museum of Photography and was a part of the 2016 8th Edition of the Carmignac Photojournalism Award jury in Paris. She has been a contributor to L’oeil de la Photographie since 2014, profiling events and notable leaders in the world of Photography.
About the Exhibition:
South x Southeast Photogallery, Molena, Georgia will host an exhibition of the juried-in images November 1 – December 15 2017. An artist’s reception will be held November 10, 5 -8 pm. Ms. Avedon will be present. Other photography-related events are being planned for the artist’s weekend. All work must be available for purchase with the photographer receiving 50% of the purchase price, the gallery retaining 50%.
Selected photographers will receive …
Promotion of the exhibition through SxSE social media sites.
In-gallery and online exhibitions with work available for purchases on both
Selected press announcements
How to Submit:
The Call is open to photographers world-wide over the age of 18.
All genres and processes of photography are accepted.
All images should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Subject line of email: Entry – Portrait
Images should not exceed 72 dpi or 1000 on the longest side.
ALL file names must include last name of photographer, first name of photographer, title of work – in that order
Example: mccrarynancy a hot summers day
Include in the body of the email:
Your contact information
Title(s) of work
And please tell us how you heard about this exhibition. Thank you!
$40 for up to 3 images FOR ALL ENTRIES RECEIVED JULY 1 – JULY 15
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$13 per image for additional images received July 1 – July 15
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Please contact email@example.com with any questions.
Copyright and Use information:
All photographers retain the copyright of their images. By submitting images to us for consideration you grant us the right to use the images for promotion of the contest, the exhibition, South x Southeast’s websites and social media for promotional purposes. The artist will receive credit with each use. No other compensation will be granted.