Call for Entries - All About Photo Awards 2020

Photo Fairs

  June 11, 2020 to June 14, 2020
Scope Basel

Basel, Switzerland
SCOPE Art Show is proud to announce SCOPE Basel will return in 2020 with a larger more incredible space for its 13th edition, offering collectors the most convenient and ideal view of the contemporary art world available nowhere else. SCOPE Basel is to welcome 70 International Exhibitors with an emphasis on The New Contemporary.
  February 14, 2020 to February 16, 2020
Investec Cape Town Art Fair

Cape Town, South Africa
Investec Cape Town Art Fair showcases a diversity of work that represents the forefront of contemporary art from Africa to the world, and the world to Cape Town. The city boasts a vibrant arts scene, driven by the top galleries on the African continent. Thanks to its diverse cultural heritage and geographic beauty, Cape Town is a compelling destination for both art world professionals and collectors alike.
  April 16, 2020 to April 19, 2020
Dallas Art Fair
1807 Ross Avenue
Dallas - TX 75201
In the heart of the downtown arts district, the Dallas Art Fair offers collectors, arts professionals, and the public the opportunity to engage with a rich selection of modern and contemporary artworks presented by leading national and international galleries. Thoughtfully curated exhibitions and innovative programming encourage lively conversations and close looking in a robust and rapidly growing arts community.
  March 17, 2020 to March 22, 2020
Art Central

Hong Kong, China
Art Central in partnership with UOB returns to the Central Harbourfront from 17 - 22 March 2020 with over 100 leading galleries showcasing the next generation of talent alongside some of the most established galleries from across Asia and the globe. Now in its sixth edition, Art Central is recognised as a place of discovery and a platform for museum quality artworks from more established names to be exhibited alongside cutting-edge works by emerging artists.
  January 22, 2020 to January 26, 2020
London Art Fair
52 Upper Street
London, UK
London Art Fair, provides a space to showcase the most exceptional modern and contemporary art of our time, to discover and to buy. The Fair is an established destination for both museum quality modern and contemporary work, nurturing collecting at all levels, from prints and editions, to major works by internationally renowned artists. To enable engagement with art, we continue to provide access to talks, tours, screenings and curated spaces, which include Photo50, our annual exhibition of contemporary photography; Art Projects, which features large-scale installations, solo shows and group displays; and - within Art Projects - Dialogues, a guest-curated section of Art Projects intended to encourage and foster relationships between home and abroad, Art Projects Screening Room, an accompanying programme of collaborative film and new media initiatives, and Platform, a new feature focusing on a single distinct theme every year.
  May 14, 2020 to May 17, 2020
Photo London

London, UK
Photo London was created to give London an international photography event befitting the city's status as a global cultural capital. Now in its sixth edition, Photo London has established itself as a world-class photography Fair and as a catalyst for London's dynamic photography community. From the capital's major museums, to its auction houses, galleries large and small, right into the burgeoning creative communities in the East End and South London, Photo London harnesses the city's outstanding creative talent and brings together the world's leading photographers, curators, exhibitors, dealers and the public to celebrate photography, the medium of our time.

Along with the selection of the world's leading galleries showing at the Fair, Photo London presents the Discovery section for the most exciting emerging galleries and artists; there is an original Public Programme bringing together special exhibitions, installations, a Talks Programme curated by William A. Ewing, renowned curator and writer, former Director of the Musée de l'Elysée, and former Director of Exhibitions at the International Center of Photography, New York. Each edition of the Fair also sees a number of Awards announced, headlined by the Photo London Master of Photography Award. Beyond the Fair, Photo London regularly hosts Pre-Fair Talks and related events engaging with the craft, market and knowledge of photography.

Photo London is a place to encounter the most innovative emerging artists, new work by established masters and rare vintage pieces, and as such is guided by a Curatorial Committee comprised of some the field's most esteemed curators, critics and museum directors.

A high level Advisory Board advises on the development of Photo London. The members of the Board play a key role in encouraging the development of the various networks on which Photo London depends. The Advisory Board is committed to maintaining Photo London as a major event in the international art world calendar.

Photo London is produced by Candlestar, an internationally renowned cultural consultancy with an outstanding reputation within the field of photography and the arts. Candlestar produces the Prix Pictet on behalf of the Pictet Group.
  February 5, 2020 to February 9, 2020
LA Art Show
1201 S Figueroa St
Los Angeles - CA 90015
The LA Art Show creates one of the largest international art fairs in the United States, providing an exciting, immersive, insider art experience to sponsors, their select guests and VIP clients. The show attracts an elite roster of national and international galleries, acclaimed artists, highly regarded curators, architects, design professionals, along with discerning collectors. This innovative, exceptional cultural environment attracts executives and board members of Southern California businesses, state, county, and municipal government representatives, as well as leaders of the region’s cultural institutions. Attendees are trendsetters, influencers and alpha consumers, who seek and demand the newest and the best in all areas of their lives - art, design, food, technology and travel being specific passion points.
  February 14, 2020 to February 16, 2020
Startup Artfair Los Angeles
737 West Washington Boulevard
Los Angeles - CA 90292
Bypassing the traditional gallery system, stARTup connects hungry art buyers to highly curated up-and-coming artists. There, you will discover over 60 artists - selected by art world experts - who transform hotel rooms into individual exhibition spaces and offer their works for sale to art lovers of all levels.
stARTup LA takes place at hip and stylish Kinney Venice Beach hotel, which is less than a mile from the Venice Beach Boardwalk and walking distance to Abbott Kinney's shopping district. stARTup is held the same weekend as two major gallery fairs: Frieze Los Angeles at Paramount Pictures Studio, and Art Los Angeles Contemporary at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica.
  February 14, 2020 to February 16, 2020
Art Los Angeles Contemporary
3021 Airport Avenue
Los Angeles - CA 90405
The upcoming edition of the fair will feature top established and emerging galleries from around the world, with a strong focus on Los Angeles galleries. Participants will present some of the most dynamic recent works from their roster of represented artists, offering an informed view on contemporary art making.
  March 5, 2020 to March 8, 2020
The Armory Show
711 12th Avenue
New York - NY 10019
The Armory Show is New York City’s premier art fair and a leading cultural destination for discovering and collecting the world’s most important 20th- and 21st-century art. The Armory Show features presentations by leading international galleries, innovative artist commissions, and dynamic public programs. Since its founding in 1994, The Armory Show has served as a nexus for the art world, inspiring dialogue, discovery, and patronage in the visual arts.
  April 23, 2020 to April 26, 2020
Artexpo New York
711 12th Ave
New York - NY 10019
Each year thousands of art industry insiders flock to Artexpo New York in search of the art and artists that will shape trends in galleries worldwide. Hosting more than 35,000 avid art enthusiasts annually, we're the largest international gathering of qualified trade buyers - including gallery owners and managers, art dealers, interior designers, architects, corporate art buyers, and art and framing retailers.
  March 5, 2020 to March 8, 2020
Art on Paper
299 South St
New York - NY 10002
Art on Paper returns to downtown Manhattan's Pier 36 in March of 2020 with eighty-five galleries featuring top modern and contemporary paper-based art. Art on Paper's medium-driven focus lends itself to significant projects - unique moments that have set the fair apart and established an important destination for the arts in New York City.
  January 24, 2020 to February 2, 2020
The Winter  Show
643 Park Avenue
New York - NY 10065
The Winter Show is the leading art, antiques, and design fair in America, featuring 72 of the world's top experts in the fine and decorative arts.
Held at the historic Park Avenue Armory in New York City, the fair highlights a dynamic mix of works dating from ancient times through the present day and maintains the highest standards of quality in the art market. Each object at the fair is vetted for authenticity, date, and condition by a committee of 150 experts from the United States and Europe.
  March 5, 2020 to March 8, 2020
Scope New York
125 W 18th St
New York - NY 10011
The 20th edition of SCOPE New York returns to its Chelsea location at Metropolitan Pavilion. Known for presenting groundbreaking contemporary work, SCOPE New York will welcome 60 international exhibitors at its centrally-located venue. In addition, SCOPE will continue its legacy of critically-acclaimed VIP Programming with strategic partnerships, a focused schedule of events, and talks.
The first fair to run concurrent with The Armory Show, SCOPE New York's spirit of innovation has consistently forged the way for emerging artists and galleries. Attuned to nuances in the market and itself an influential force in the cultural sphere, SCOPE continues to usher in a new vision of the contemporary art fair.
  April 2, 2020 to April 5, 2020
Paris Photo New York

New York
Paris Photo is happy to announce the launch of Paris Photo New York next spring April 2-5, 2020. The New York edition will be presented with the Association of International Photography Dealers (AIPAD), forming a collective voice and international reference for the medium of photography, its artists, and the galleries and publishers that support their work.

Founded in Paris in 1997, Paris Photo is the world's foremost international art fair dedicated to the photographic medium, reuniting 200 premier galleries and art book dealers from over 30 countries presenting the largest offer of vintage, modern and contemporary works today. With an extensive public program of exhibitions, awards and talks featuring renowned artists and key figures in the field, the fair is a key event on the annual art calendar for professionals, collectors and enthusiasts alike.

Soon present on two continents, Paris Photo brings you the world's latest trends, market insights and an insider guide to Paris and New York's thriving artistic environments.
  February 13, 2020 to February 17, 2020
Art Palm Springs
277 N Avenida Caballeros
Palm Springs - CA 92262
Art Palm Springs is the premier art fair in the Southwest presenting post-war and contemporary art. This years edition will brings galleries from Asia, Europe, North and South America representing hundreds of artists to the Palm Springs Convention Center. The Fair is strategically scheduled over the extended President's Day Weekend coinciding with Palm Springs Modernism Week at the height of the Coachella Valley's season. Art Palm Springs and Modernism Week turn the Desert into a cultural mecca over this weekend, attracting close to 15,000 acquisition oriented art lovers to the Fair year after year.
  April 23, 2020 to April 26, 2020
Art Market San Francisco
2 Marina Boulevard
San Francisco - CA 94123
Art Market San Francisco is the Bay Area's premier art fair. Now going into its ninth edition, Art Market San Francisco will feature seventy-five modern and contemporary art galleries from around the world. Following record breaking sales, city-wide partnerships, and attendance of over 28,000 visitors in 2018, the 2019 edition of Art Market San Francisco is pleased to present a significant selection of contemporary and modern artworks from returning Art Market exhibitors and exciting newcomers.
  January 16, 2020 to January 19, 2020
FOG Design + Art
1 Marina Boulevard
San Francisco - CA 94123
The FOG Design+Art Fair at Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture celebrates innovation and features exhibits, installations, and discussions with top global artists, architects, designers, and style makers. Close to 45 prominent 20th and 21st-century galleries and art dealers from the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond transform the Festival Pavilion into the epicenter of art and design.
  January 30, 2019 to February 2, 2020
Photo L.A.

Santa Monica
We know what you're thinking, "Been there, done that." We're happy to tell you that Photo L.A. is an entirely different experience. We're bringing the best of the photography world to your doorstep with a collaborative platform that links dealers and collectors with a gamut of galleries from around the globe.

Photo L.A. has a long and rich history of bringing the photographic and arts community together. For one night and three days the community celebrates photography in its many forms. Each year we expand our uniquely diverse showcase of photographic art, ranging from 19th Century works to contemporary and innovative photography-based art. Galleries, dealers, museums, schools, and non-profit organizations participate to define what photography has been, what it is today, and what it might evolve into. To foster a dialogue we curate and present our acclaimed programming, which includes, lectures, roundtable discussions, special installations, and docent tours with distinguished members of the photograph / arts community.

Photo L.A. is a spectacle of relationships: between the history of photography and contemporary life, between viewers and works, and in the pure sociality of the event itself. The fair is a heightened node of activity around the image and all of its permutations, structured by a range of pavilions housing focused examples from the totality of photography. This historical range in material and focused density of experience add value and enrich understanding of the continuity of photography even amidst a historical transformation in the field.
  September 18, 2020 to September 20, 2020

Shanghai, China
PHOTOFAIRS Shanghai is the leading destination in Asia Pacific for discovering and collecting photography; classic masterpieces, contemporary photography, large-scale installations, moving-image and the latest innovations in technology.
  January 9, 2020 to January 12, 2020
Palm Beach Modern + Contemporary

West Palm Beach
Palm Beach Modern + Contemporary, presented by Art Miami and hosted by the City of West Palm Beach, welcomes you to the fourth edition at the City's Tent Site between January 9th and January 12th, at Dixie Hwy and Okeechobee Blvd in downtown West Palm Beach.
Collectors, art connoisseurs and art world luminaries alike will have the opportunity to acquire investment quality Blue Chip contemporary, Post-War works from top international galleries from as far as Japan, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Canada, The Netherlands, Portugal, and Venezuela.
The Fair's refined ambiance will be welcoming and appealing to all levels of visitors, from the seasoned collector looking to acquire new works to the budding art enthusiast looking to start a new, meaningful collection.
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