Leicester People's Photographic Gallery: Call for EntriesPosted by E.Midlands on 12th April 2012
Anniversary Open Exhibition
Call for entries
To celebrate the first year anniversary of the Leicester Peoples Photographic Gallery opening in 2011, we are pleased to announce that the gallery will be having an Open Exhibition from the 17th September until the 1st October 2012. Anyone can enter regardless of age or ability. There are no categories to hold to so you are free to express your creative talents to the full. You are allowed to submit up to 3 photographs.
FREE SUBMISSIONS TO THE SELECTION PROCESS ARE BY EMAIL AND FEES WILL ONLY APPLY TO SUCCESSFUL ENTRANTS.
PLEASE READ THE SUBMISSION GUIDELINES CLOSELY.
Submission entry requirements.
THERE IS NO FEE TO THE SELECTION PROCESS.
For the open exhibition you can enter up to 3 photographs.
Images are to be submitted for selection by emailing images, sized no larger than 10x8 at 72dpi to firstname.lastname@example.org (subject heading: Open submission)
Successful entrants will be informed by email if their image/s have been chosen.
EXHIBITION FEE (PER IMAGE SELECTED)
As the gallery is housed in a historic listed building all images must be mounted on 5mm foam board unless they are framed.
A4 (total size on required 5mm foam board) - £5
A3 (total size on required 5mm foam board) - £8
Framed images (frames no larger than 50cm x 60cmm) £12
(This is the price you pay per image size entered. The photographer is responsible for the production cost of the work.)
2nd July – Email submission deadline
16th July – Judging deadline (all entrants informed of acceptance by 23rd July)
3rd Sept – Hand in physical work to the gallery
17th Sept - Open exhibition….
All physical work has to be submitted to the gallery by 3rd Sept
ALL WORK SUBMITTED WILL BE PRODUCED AT PHOTOGRAPHERS EXPENSE
National and International entries will be accepted and payable by BACS transfer at the following rates as the gallery will be producing the final images. Transfer details will be given upon acceptance.
A4 (total size on required 5mm foam boarded image) £15
A3 (total size on required 5mm foam boarded image) £20
PLEASE DO NOT POST ENTRIES AS THEY WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Images can be collected from the gallery at the end of the exhibition ( 1st Oct). Images will be stored for no longer than 1 week. No images will be returned by post.
THE LEICESTER PEOPLES PHOTOGRAPHIC GALLERY IS A COMMISSION FREE GALLERY
All images will be offered for sale unless otherwise indicated.
All entries must have attached, contact details (as you wish them to be shown next to your image) for prospective buyers to contact you, as you may wish to sell the image in a different format to the one shown.
The gallery will not handle any monies in regard to selling your images. Any images the gallery prints for the exhibition from national or international entrants cannot be returned and will be destroyed along with the print file sent.