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Call for Entries

Midwest Contemporary: Juried Photography Exhibition

Application Deadline: December 1, 2014


March 6 – April 19, 2015

Juried by Paul D’Amato

Reception and Awards Ceremony: Friday, March 6, 2015

Awards: First Place $500; Runner-up $250

Lillstreet Gallery is pleased to announce its second juried exhibition of photography. Artists residing in the Midwest states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin are invited to submit work for possible inclusion. All subject matter and photographic processes are welcome.

About the Juror: Paul D’Amato is a Chicago-based photographer. He received an MFA from Yale University and currently teaches at Columbia College Chicago. He has been awarded numerous grants and fellowships including a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Pollock-Krasner Grant, and a Rockefeller Foundation Grant to Bellagio, Italy.

Framing and Shipping: All accepted work must be framed in a professional manner with hanging wire (no saw tooth hangers). Work must be framed using Plexiglass, not glass, and maximum frame size is 40 inches on the longest side. Work must arrive by February 23, 2015.

Sales and Return of Unsold Work: Lillstreet Gallery will retain 50% commission on all sales. Any unsold work will be returned to the artist within four weeks of the exhibition closing date at the expense of the gallery.

About Lillstreet

Founded in 1975, Lillstreet Art Center is a large community of artists and students working side-by-side in a friendly environment which encourages and inspires artistic growth in the individual. Lillstreet supports the arts through an artist residency program, gallery, studio space, education, and an outreach program.

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