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Look out for CPAC's Calls For Entry newsletter monthly. If you have any photography opportunities you would like included in next month's mailing, please send it toinfo@cpacphoto.org with a "CFE Newsletter" subject line. 

Calls for Entry

Artistic Opportunities
Darkroom & Digital Rentals

Emerging Vision: A Juried Student Exhibition

Deadline: October 21, 2016

This show is your chance to demonstrate your talent and point of view. The work of photography students that are emerging into the art world is how we picture the future. The Colorado Photographic Arts Center is having an open themed call for entry for students.This call for entry is open to current undergraduate and graduate students in photography. All capture types; subject matter and photographic processes are eligible to submit.

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EAA Fall 2016 All Colorado Art Show

Deadline: September 3, 2016

There is no theme for this show. Two and three-dimensional art is accepted.

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Portraits 2017 with Juror Karen Marks

Deadline: September 7, 2016

Our annual portraits exhibition brings artists from around the globe into the spotlight. A portrait is a visual representation that portrays the likeness of a person, place, animal, or object. All subject matter, photographic genres, capture types, and photo-based processes are eligible to submit.

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Deadline: September 9, 2016

Open theme; anything goes. This call is open to all photographers worldwide, both amateur and professional.

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Cultural Center of Cape Cod

Dairy Arts Center for 2017-18

Deadline: September 12, 2016

The Dairy Arts Center (formerly The Dairy Center for the Arts), Boulder CO, invites artists and arts organizations from the United States and abroad to submit proposals for individual and artist-curated group exhibits in all visual art mediums to be considered for exhibition from July 2017 through December 2018.

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Dairy Arts Center

Chasing Ghosts: Art that Pierces the Veil through remembrance, legacy, and beyond

Deadline: September 18, 2016

They don't seek to drive the work, they only hope to unveil your unique vision. All mediums and modes of expression are welcome. This call emphasizes the idea of revealing the unseen or the soul within a work of art.  The term ghost may be interpreted in many ways, and not necessarilymeant to be a literal elucidation.

Complete Information: Verum Ultimum

i-Phonography Now

Deadline: October 8, 2016

Mobile devices offer the opportunity for spontaneous photos, an intuitive artistic workflow, and a multitude of easily available creative applications. The Committee invites photographers of all ages to submit their favorite images for judging in a truly distinctive photography exhibition. Any image taken with a mobile device, cell phone, tablet, or iPad is eligible.

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ation: Plymouth Center for the Arts

Double Exposure: An Exhibition of Photography and Video

Deadline: October 3, 2016

The Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities seeks artists working in both photography and video to submit an application including both bodies of work for an exhibition to coincide with Denver’s 2017 Month of Photography. It is becoming the norm for artists to work in a range of media in their artistic practice, this exhibition aims to acknowledge this change in an artist’s practice and showcase the association between an artist’s work in video and photography.

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Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities

British Journal of Photography International Photography Award 2017

Deadline: November 20, 2016
Early Bird Offer (25% off): September 30, 2016

Now in its 11th edition, British Journal of Photography’s annual International Photography Award is a leading showcase for contemporary photographic talent.

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BJP IPA 2017

Rebecca Vassie Trust

Deadline: October 7, 2016
The Rebecca Vassie Trust is set up in memory of Rebecca Vassie, a promising photographer and photojournalist, who died suddenly last year while on assignment in Uganda. Our goals are to support emerging photographers and promote the art of narrative photography. We have just launched the first Rebecca Vassie Memorial Award, a £1,200 bursary, plus printing, exhibition and mentorship, for an emerging photographer.

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National Geographic Young Explorers Grant

$2,000 - $5,000 in funds

Young Explorers Grants (YEG) offer opportunities to individuals ages 18 to 25 to pursue research, conservation, and exploration-related projects consistent with National Geographic's existing grant programs, including: the Committee for Research and Exploration (CRE), the Expeditions Council (EC), and the Conservation Trust (CT). In addition, the YEG program recently teamed with the Luce Foundation to provide increased funding opportunities for fieldwork in 18 Northeast and Southeast Asian countries, including Brunei, Burma/Myanmar, Cambodia, China, East Timor, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, Mongolia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam.

Complete Information: Young Explorers Grant


2017 Winter/Spring Residencies at Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts

Deadline: September 15, 2016

The artist residency program at Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts offers two sessions per year, which cover programs of two, or four weeks, depending on availability and the applicant’s ranking in jury process. Preference will go to the 4 week requests.

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Brush Creek Foundation
Artistic Opportunities

Call for Teaching Artists 2016-17

Deadline: Rolling