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Women Photograph Is Offering Grants to Women and Non-Binary Photographers

Posted by on April 17, 2018 | Contests/Events

In collaboration with Nikon, Women Photograph is offering $5,000 grants to support photography projects by visual journalists working in a documentary capacity. Five grants are available, one of which is earmarked for a transgender or non-binary photographer. The projects submitted can be either new or ongoing. Applicants are encouraged to submit a story, rather than... More

The W. Eugene Smith Grant for Student Photographers Is Accepting Applications

Posted by on April 2, 2018 | Contests/Events, Student Photography

Photo © Daniel Castro Garcia

In 2018, the the W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund announced a new grant, the W. Eugene Smith Grant for Student Photographers. The annual $4,000 grant will be awarded to a student whose photographic work “renews the tradition of W. Eugene Smith’s humanistic and compassionate photography.” Additional consideration will be given to projects that promote social change, and... More

Don’t Miss Your Chance To Apply For A Studio In Brooklyn

Posted by on February 10, 2018 | Contests/Events

Dumbo is currently one of the most expensive neighborhoods to live and work in Brooklyn. It’s also a place teeming with art installations, galleries, and opportunities to network. Most artists couldn’t even dream of affording a studio in the neighborhood. The good news is that the Sharpe-Walentas studio program is willing to give 17 artists... More

The 2018 New York Photo Review Is Seeking Applications

Posted by on January 19, 2018 | Contests/Events

Participants at the New York Portfolio Review in April 2017.. CREDIT: Andrew Mendelson

Sponsored by The New York Times Lens blog, the City University of New York’s Graduate School of Journalism and United Photo Industries, the 2018 New York Photo Review is a free portfolio review open to any photographer over the age of 18. Set to run on April 21 and 22, the event will bring together... More

Now on View: A Perspective on America From its Next Generation

Posted by on November 21, 2017 | Contests/Events, Student Photography

Earlier this year, the School of Visual Arts in New York City sent out an open call to high school students in America, asking for photography submissions that represented students’ individual perspectives about the state of the country. The resulting gallery exhibition, “2017 America” is now on view at SVA Gramercy Gallery. The show features... More

Calling Student Photographers: The 15th Annual PDNedu Student Photo Contest is Open!

Posted by on October 11, 2017 | Contests/Events

Attention photography students: the PDNedu Student Photo Contest is now open for submissions. The contest is open to undergraduate students, graduate students, students in a certification program related to photography and, for a special high school category, high school students. The contest provides an opportunity for winners to get their work published in the Spring... More

SVA Open Call for High School Photographers

Posted by on September 27, 2017 | Contests/Events

Courtesy of SVA

The deadline is coming up for the School of Visual Arts‘ nationwide open call for high school students. Entering your work is free and the submission period will culminate in a group exhibition at the school’s Gramercy Gallery in New York City. The theme of the open call is “America 2017.” SVA is welcoming all... More

Why You Should Go to Photoville 2017

Posted by on August 11, 2017 | Contests/Events

Photo © Kisha Bari

One of our favorite fall events is returning to Brooklyn Bridge Park from Steptember 13-24. Photoville will take place among a sprawl of shipping containers along the Brooklyn waterfront, and the wide array from container exhibitions, outdoor installations and nightly events is always a unique experience. The Smorgasburg and Brooklyn Brewery beer garden with tasty... More