The contest is organised by HELLERAU – Europäisches Zentrum der Künste Dresden and Kunstagentur Dresden.
The competition is open to analog as well as digital portrait photographs or photographic series dealing with the topic of »CHANGE«, and depicting “pictures of people” in the widest sense, ranging from nude studies to group photographs.
The photographs may be edited, and they should be submitted in digital format for the 1st round.
20 € per photo
30 € per series of up to ten photos
• 1st prize: € 5,000
• 2nd prize: wildcard for professional portfolio reviews at the »Rencontres d’Arles«, France (July 2017) incl. 5-day festival pass, board and lodging, and up to 200 € for travel expenses; coaching by the »shift school for photography dresden«
• 3rd prize: € 1,000
• 4th prize: a six-week artist’s residency at HELLERAU – Center for the Arts