The call for submissions is now closed. Thank you to all those who submitted; applicants will be notified in mid-December.
To be considered as a Featured Exhibition you must send a proposal to us by the deadline of November 14, 2014. Proposals are reviewed and juried by CONTACT and decision letters will be sent out in mid-December 2014.
The call is open to all exhibitions of photo-based works focusing on any subject matter. The jury will be looking to showcase a broad spectrum of solo and group exhibitions, by emerging and established artists working in a range of subject matter. Exhibitions must have a confirmed venue, and priority will be given to those presented in professional spaces.
Please note you must register on our website before submitting a proposal and registration fees apply, see below.
Featured Exhibition benefits include:
One full page in the CONTACT Festival magazine with a 200-word description of the exhibition and one image reproduction;
One web page with up to three images on the Festival website;
Listings for related artist talks, events and openings in our promotional materials;
Press access to your downloadable image on the website;
CONTACT venue signage;
Free copies of the CONTACT Festival Magazine;
Option to sell your magazines for the cover price, and keep the proceeds.
CONTACT’s Featured Exhibitions are highlighted prominently in the festival magazine, website, and promotional materials. These exhibitions often receive extensive press coverage throughout the festival.
See an example of a Featured Exhibition magazine page here.