The Chelsea International Photography Competition
With a distinguished panel of jurors and a chance to present your work to the New York art market the competition provides a great exposure opportunity for all photographers.
Please see a few photos from last year’s competition reception, we had a very successful exhibition with numerous sales!
Please visit testimonials page to see the feedback from selected artists.
Contest Prize & TERMS
-An exhibition will be held from February 19-28, 2019
-The work of thirty (30) photographers will be selected.
-Each photographer will exhibit one photograph, to be printed and mounted by Agora Gallery.
-The Gallery will also cover the cost of return shipping to photographers
-Photographs submitted by the selected photographers will be displayed on our website for one year.
-Selected photographers will have no other expenses beyond the entry fee. Along with the opportunity to showcase your works in New York, Agora Gallery will also provide each artist with the following valuable promotional benefits
-Press release written by one of the gallery’s talented public relations writers
-Display ad featuring the names of all selected photographers to appear in an art publication
-Reception for the exhibition open to all selected photographers, friends and family, and the New York art community
-Invitations promoting the exhibition and photographs distributed to the gallery’s extensive mailing list
-Exhibition catalog containing images of all selected photographs that is made available to all gallery guests
-Outreach on the gallery’s social media channels including Agora Gallery's Facebook page with 100,000+ followers
-Exhibition page dedicated to the competition on Agora Gallery's website
-One (1) photographer will be awarded with the participation in an Art Fair sponsored by FAI – Fine Art Initiatives.
-$500 cash prize will be awarded to five (5) selected photographers and their work will be shown on our websites.
ARTmine Exposure and Personal Artist Statement
-Five (5) photographers will be awarded one year of exposure on ARTmine.com, which includes assistance by our talented art writers with composing a professional artist statement. Frequented by art professionals, collectors, and consultants, this premiere resource for art lovers is an excellent tool to generate a greater degree of exposure for your art. Not eligible to enter? - Find contest where you are.
COPYRIGHT: All images must be clear of any copyright information so that the identity of the photographer remains anonymous. In the interest of fairness, the judges are not allowed to see the names of the photographers. Any images that contain photographers’ names on the image or any other watermark/copyright information will be disqualified from presentation to the judges. USAGE RIGHTS: If you believe your work has been copied and posted on our website in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide us with the following information
An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest
A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed
A description of where the allegedly infringed material is located on our website
Your address, telephone number, and email address
A written statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner or its agent
A written and signed statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information in your notice to us is truthful and accurate and that you are the copyright owner or are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner
Want to be updated about contests?
JOIN OVER 101,731 PHOTOGRAPHERS GET PHOTO CONTESTS VIA EMAIL FOR FREE
Just enter your email address below and click 'Get Updates'