CALL FOR ENTRIES
BLOOM - INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION
ENTRY DEADLINE: MARCH 1
SELECTED WORK NOTIFICATION: MAY 15
EXHIBITION DATES: JUNE 4 - 26, 2021
$40 ENTRY FEE
SUBMIT 5 IMAGES FOR $40,
$5 FOR EACH ADDITIONAL IMAGE
CALL FOR ENTRIES TERMS AND CONDITIONS
INFORMATION AND ELIGIBILITY
Open to all photographers internationally.
During the spring season of renewal we celebrate plant life in all its forms. The Bloom exhibition will feature photographs from a spectrum of plant life and flowers that are grown and appreciated in our lives. Flowers in full bloom, or the simple emergence of a blossoming plant is a renewal for the senses after the long winter. An innate aesthetic appreciation is stimulated through the act of gazing at the fascination of flowers and plant life, and capturing this sensation through photography fulfills our universal quest for beauty. All photographic interpretations are featured; images of flowers and plants from subtle to bold, whether captured through still-life photography or through exploration of nature photography approaches.
Each photograph will be considered based upon the merit of individual images submitted by each artist. Theme based entries are not necessary. A brief artist statement is optional.
Selected artists will have their work featured in the exhibition and online.
Select the number of images and click "add to cart". Check out at the PayPal form. Email your photographs to firstname.lastname@example.org in jpeg format: 72 dpi, no larger than 3000 x 3000 pixels. Name each file with your name and the corresponding number from the entry information below, for example: smith_jane_1.jpg. List the information requested below in a Microsoft Word document. Attach your photographs and info, and email to email@example.com. Provide the following information for each image submitted:
TITLE #1, #2, #3, #4, #5 etc...
ORIGINAL MEDIUM (C-Print, silver print, digital, etc...)
ARTIST STATEMENT (OPTIONAL)
HOW DID YOU HEAR ABOUT THIS CALL FOR ENTRY (OPTIONAL)
NOTIFICATION OF SELECTED PHOTOGRAPHERS
Selected photographers will be posted online at www.mwcponline.com. Our group email will be sent with a list of names of selected photographers. Photographers sumbitted must check this information for the list of names. Instructions for the exhibition will be sent to selected photographers via email.
Selected images will be posted on the MWCP website featuring the photographers and photographs chosen for the online exhibition. If the exhibition will be in the gallery space, all photographic works will be printed to hang on the wall for the exhibition in standard size rental frames.
INFORMATION FOR PARTICIPATING PHOTOGRAPHERS IN THE GALLERY EXHIBITION
Selected photographers must submit a high resolution JPEG file and MWCP will print your exhibition quality image for the exhibition at no cost to you. Prints will be exhibited in standard size frames rented by MWCP for a $15 fee. Exhibition prints will be either 13" X 19" or 16" X 24" if rectangle, and either 10" X 10" or 20" X 20" if square. At the close of the exhibition, photographers have the option to purchase the print, or the framed print and we will ship it to you. Remaining prints will be featured for sale in the gallery flat files for a period of one year. At the close of the one year period, prints will remain in the MWCP permanant collection, or discarded at the request of the photographer. Photo copyright remains with the photographer at all times.
ASSOCIATED FEES AND INFORMATION
Aspects of the call for entries exhibition may be subject to change due to unforseen circumstances. Not all photographers who enter the call for entries will be selected for the exhibition, and photographers who are selected may not have all individual images chosen to be included in the exhibition. There is a 40% gallery commission for work sold. MWCP reserves the right to reproduce images for promotional and publication purposes, if necessary. Any files that differ significantly from the entry, arrives at the gallery after the deadline, or is sub-standard quality will be disqualified from the exhibit. Photographers must provide payment for shipment if purchasing their printed work, MWCP is not responsible for any shipping charges. Work is handled with professional care, MWCP cannot be responsible for damage or loss during shipping. Email addresses will be added to our email list. Entry fees are non-refundable, no exceptions. By submitting work to the call for entries you agree to all terms and conditions set forth in this entry page.