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Meitar Awards


PHOTO IS:RAEL invites artists to submit proposals for participation in the central exhibition as well as special projects at the 7th International Photography Festival,
taking place in Tel Aviv in November 2019.
25 artists will be chosen to exhibit their work in the festival’s central exhibition or as a special project within the festival.
The selected artists’ works will also be published online and in the festival’s catalog.
50 additional artists will exhibit their work to an audience of professionals in a special screening event during the festival.
One artist will be selected as the Jury’s Favorite and will be hosted in Tel Aviv during the festival.
This year’s topic will be: Fantasy – Between Reality and Imagination
Photographers, as well as video, performance and interdisciplinary artists from around the world and at different stages of their career, are all welcome to submit their existing works, or proposals for new work on the topic.
Submission deadline: 21.7.2019
Early registration for Meitar Award: 26.6.2019-15.7.2019 – $42.00 registration fee. ● Late registration for Meitar Award: 16.7.2019-31.7.2019 – $54.00 registration fee.
PHOTO IS:RAEL is a non-profit organization dedicated to fostering dialogue via research and the highlighting of artistic and social issues through the language of photography.




The award winner will be announced in November during the festival and will receive a $14,000 grant for the purpose of presenting a solo exhibition at the next photography festival.


Photographer in Israel

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