The Photo District News (PDN) magazine is seeking emerging fine-art photographers for The Curator, an annual competition that will culminate in a group show at Foley Gallery in New York City.
The competition is open for entries in six categories, including: Portraits, Still Lifes, Abstract/Mixed Media, Landscapes, Urban Scenes, and Student Work.
Six winners will exhibit their work in a summer show with an opening reception. Their work will be published in the Fine-Art Issue of PDN (August) and in an online gallery on pdnonline.com, promoted to our network of more than 250,000 followers. One exceptional photographer will receive $3,500 to continue their work, and all the winners will receive prizes from B&H, Moab Paper and more.
Entries will be judged on the basis of creativity, photographic quality and effectiveness in expressing the contest theme.
Photo District News (PDN) in an award-winning monthly magazine for professional photographers and has been covering the photographic industry for more than 30 years.
Entry fees:- The entry fee is $45 (US) for either single or series work of up to six visually related images. Entries received after 3 May 2016 and no later than 17 May 2016, at 11:59 pm PST, require an additional late fee of $10 per entry.