URBAN 2019 Photo Awards

March 01, 2019 to May 31, 2019
URBAN 2019 Photo Awards
URBAN 2019 Photo Awards
Host: dotART
Territory: Worldwide
Theme(s): Open
Eligibility: Open to all
Entry: 10 € (1st photo) +5 € additional
Prize: Cash Prize
More than € 7,000 in prize value: € 1,500 for the Winner Overall chosen by the President of the Jury Martin Parr, € 1,000 for the first portfolio, € 500 for the Best Author, one Winners' Exhibition at Trieste Photo Days 2019 festival, a lot of prizes offered by the contest's partners, publication on photo magazines and on the fifth volume of URBAN unveils the City and its secrets.

Several new features compared to past editions: four new Thematic Areas within which it will be possible to assign categories to the photos, no limits to the number of submitted photos, a brand new User Area from which to upload and manage the photos, an Early Bird promotion for the competitors registered by March 31st, new ranking and new prizes, including the Winner's gala dinner at Trieste Photo Days with Martin Parr, Nick Turpin and festival's guests.

As usual, URBAN 2019 is divided into two sections dedicated to Urban Photography, a theme that explores the contemporary through all forms of photography based in the urban fabric. The common denominator is the City, the urban environment and humanity that populates it.

The first section is "Single Photosc, with 4 thematic areas: Streets, People, Spaces, Creative. The second section is "Projects & Portfolios” where each participant can submit a series of images oriented to show his or her idea through photographs.

To apply for photos and projects just register in the User Area and follow the procedure on the form.

Works must be submitted no later than May 31st, 2019 and will be selected by a prestigious Jury chaired by Martin Parr, British street photographer and member of the prestigious Magnum Photos agency.

As president of the jury, Martin Parr will be guest of honor at the sixth edition of Trieste Photo Days where he will personally choose the Winner Overall of URBAN 2019 and will reward him during the awards ceremony of the contest on Saturday, October 26 2019. In addition, Martin Parr will host a not to be missed conference during Trieste Photo Days.

Among confirmed jurors so far: British street photographer Nick Turpin (also guest at Trieste Photo Days), Agata Stoinska (founder of BLOW Photo), Graziano Perotti (Italian photojournalist), Angelo Cucchetto (Trieste Photo Days art director) and Fulvio Merlak (Italian photographer and critic). More jurors will be announced shortly.

Other than regular prizes, URBAN gives the chance to the best ranked photographers to enter its tour of travelling photo exhibitions, the real and tangible value of this contest. Since 2011 URBAN has setup exhibitions in Poland (Krakow, Łódź, Warsaw, Raciborz and Gliwice), Hungary (Budapest, Pécs and Miskolc), Germany (Berlin and Hamburg), Serbia (Beograd), Austria (Klagenfurt), Cyprus (Limassol, Paphos and Nicosia), Latvia (Riga), Croatia (Poreč and Rijeka), Slovenia (Koper), Ukraine (Sumy), Colombia (Bucaramanga) and Italy (Milan, Venice, Trieste and Rome).
David Bailey: SUMO
 
 

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Dorothea Lange-Paul Taylor Prize
Dorothea Lange-Paul Taylor Prize

First announced in 1990, the Dorothea Lange-Paul Taylor Prize was created by the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University to encourage collaboration between documentary writers and photographers

Deadline: May 15, 2019
Host: Center for Documentary Studies
Prize: Cash Prize
San Francisco Bay International Photography Awards
San Francisco Bay International Photography Awards

Be a part of the San Francisco Bay Month of Photography. $3,000 in prizes and gallery exhibit.

Deadline: May 15, 2019
Host: San Francisco Bay Month of Photography
Prize: Exhibition
F-Stop Magazine - Open Theme 2019
F-Stop Magazine - Open Theme 2019

Issue 95 will have no theme

Deadline: May 15, 2019
Host: F-Stop Magazine
Prize: Other
2019 project grants for women & non-binary photographers
2019 project grants for women & non-binary photographers

2 grants for women & non-binary photographers sponsored by Women Photograph, Nikon and Getty Images

Deadline: May 15, 2019
Host: Women Photograph
Prize: Cash Prize
4th Annual Alternative Process Photography Exhibition
4th Annual Alternative Process Photography Exhibition

Juried by: Ann M. Jastrab, Christina Z. Anderson, Unai San Martin, and The Image Flow

Deadline: May 17, 2019
Host: Image Flow
Prize: Other
Flora 2019
Flora 2019

For his 2019 edition, Gallery 25N is seeking a single artist for a solo exhibit that will have extensive worldwide marketing and an art grant.

Deadline: May 20, 2019
Host: Art-Competition.net
Prize: Cash Prize
FRESH Annual Summer Photo Show
FRESH Annual Summer Photo Show

The FRESH Annual Summer Photo Show, now in its 8th year, is produced and presented by the Klompching Gallery.

Deadline: May 22, 2019
Host: Klompching Gallery
Prize: Equipment
Open Call for Participation in the 7th International Photography Festival
Open Call for Participation in the 7th International Photography Festival

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.

Deadline: May 22, 2019
Host: PHOTO:ISRAEL
Prize: Exhibition
Minimalist Photography Awards
Minimalist Photography Awards

Win 1000$ and international recognition in the prestigious Minimalist Photography Awards. The winners will receive the title: Minimalist Photographer of the Year and cash prizes.

Deadline: May 25, 2019
Host: Minimalist Photography Awards
Prize: Exhibition
Black and White 2019
Black and White 2019

Juror: Geoffrey Koslov, Co-Founder of Foto Relevance Gallery in Houston, Texas

Deadline: May 27, 2019
Host: The Center for Fine Art Photography
Prize: Exhibition
David Bailey: SUMO
 
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