Center for Photographic Art: 2017 International Juried Competition
The Center for Photographic Art (CPA) is excited to announce the 2017 International Juried Exhibition with $10,000 in awards! To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of CPA’s historic gallery, founded by the Friends of Photography in 1967, forty-five juror-selected photographs will be exhibited from November 4 through December 23 in our historic gallery in Carmel, California, and vie for eight cash awards totaling $10,000. These photographs will also be featured in an online gallery on the CPA website along with an additional forty-five juror selected images. An exhibition catalog of the entire gallery and online exhibition will be available for purchase. An entry discount is available for new and current CPA members.
This year’s juror is Philip Brookman, Consulting Curator in the Department of Photographs at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. and former Senior Curator of Photography and Media Arts, Corcoran Gallery of Art. Mr. Brookman has organized exhibitions by celebrated artists such as Eadweard Muybridge, Sally Mann, Emmet Gowin, Robert Frank, Arnold Newman and Danny Lyon and brings a deep understanding and broad appreciation of diverse photographic styles, genres and mediums to CPA’s 2017 International Juried Exhibition.
Best in Show: $4,000
Second Place: $2,500
Third Place: $1,000
Five awards of merit: $500 each
Forty-five juror-selected photographs will be exhibited in CPA’s historic gallery at Sunset Center in Carmel, California. These photographs will be featured in an online gallery on the CPA website. Up to an additional forty-five images will be selected and also included in the online gallery. An exhibition catalog of the images chosen for both the gallery and online exhibitions will be available for purchase. An entry discount is available for new and current CPA members.
The 2017 International Juried Exhibition (IJE) is open to all living photographers, worldwide, over the age of 18, working in all still photographic media. There is no theme; any subject matter is eligible. Photographs accepted for previous CPA IJE gallery or online exhibitions are not eligible.
Copyrights & Usage Rights:
Ownership remains with the artist. CPA will provide attribution for each selected artist on the walls of the exhibition, in the exhibition catalog, the online gallery and all other print and social media.
It is understood that the Artists with work accepted for the exhibition or for the online gallery have authored and own the rights to their work and grant CPA non-exclusive rights to use their images for IJE advertisement and related programs, for display on the CPA website, social and print media and for publication in the exhibition catalog.