FOCUS 2018

Juror: Kelly Sidley, Curatorial Assistant, Department of Photography at
The Museum of Modern Art, New York

Important Dates
Entries Due | April 30, 2018
Notice Of Acceptance | by MAY 31, 2018
Exhibition Dates | August 1 – August 26, 2018
Opening Reception | August 4th 6:00-9:00pm

ARTIST AWARDS: Gallery Exhibition & Promotion Selected artists will have up to six pieces included in a one month exhibition at b.j. spoke gallery, Huntington, NY August 1-26, 2018. Winning artists will also have one image and a short statement on the b.j. spoke gallery website for the duration of the exhibition. Promotion of the exhibit will also include print (and/or) social media, gallery
e-vite, an opening reception for artists and their guests.

ELIGIBILITY: Open to all U.S. Residents 18 years of age or older, from amateur to professional All types of photographic processes, post production techniques, styles, subject matter, and sizes are eligible for submission.

HOW TO APPLY: Entries must be submitted online, through the Call for Entry (CaFÉ) website.  You must register to access artist calls on CaFÉ. Registration is Free.


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ENTRY FEE: $35.00 for up to 6 images, all of which could be selected for the exhibition. Please indicate the final, framed size of your work in your submission.

REQUIREMENTS: All selected work must be available for exhibition. Work must be the original creation of the artist. Work must be framed, wired, or presented in a way that is suitable for hanging in a gallery. Loose photos will not be accepted. No glass permitted on work that is shipped, Plexiglass only.

NOTIFICATION: Entrants will be notified of their status by email on or about May 30, 2018 Shipping instructions will be provided to selected artists in June.

LIABILITY: All works will be handled with the utmost care. b.j. spoke doesn’t not provide insurance for any works of art and is not responsible for the loss or damage of your art.