Camera USA: National Photography Award 2012 Call for Entries - Deadline: March 22nd, 2012
Camera USA: National Photography Award 2012
Call for Entries - Deadline: March 22nd, 2012
All photographers residing in the United States are invited to submit one photograph taken in the United States after January 1, 2010 for the exhibition Camera USA: National Photography Award 2012.
The photography exhibition will be installed in The von Liebig Art Center's Frederick O. Watson Gallery from June 4 through August 10, 2012. The von Liebig Art Center is located in Naples, Florida in the heart of the 5th Avenue South shopping, dining and arts district.
Exhibition and Award
A maximum of 50 photographs will be included in the Camera USA: National Photography Award 2012 exhibition. A $5,000 grand prize award will be presented to one photographer. The grand prize award winner will receive two nights hotel accommodations in Naples, Florida and round-trip economy class air fare to attend a preview reception and award presentation on Friday, June 1, 2012.
About the Exhibition Juror and Award Judge
Bradly Dever Treadaway is a multi-disciplinary artist and educator specializing in digital media and installation. Utilizing a diverse set of photographic processes, video and performance, Treadaway's work appropriates public and private archives to investigate the disintegration of family structure and the breakdown of cultural passage. Currently a Faculty Member and the Digital Media Coordinator at the International Center of Photography in New York City, Treadaway is a Fulbright Scholar to Italy and has exhibited work in 11 countries.
The Naples Art Association (NAA) at The von Liebig Art Center
The von Liebig Art Center is the home of the 58-year old Naples Art Association. The NAA presents changing exhibitions of contemporary art by regionally, nationally and internationally recognized artists. The NAA's education program offers professional studio art courses and workshops. The lecture series brings visiting speakers who cover dynamic and stimulating topics in art. ARTScool, an exciting art studies program for young people is held for eight weeks each summer. Visitors will also discover artwork in all media from artists worldwide at 5 major outdoor art festivals held annually.
All photographers residing in any of the fifty States in the United States of America are cordially invited to enter one photograph taken in the United States after January 1, 2010 and not previously exhibited at The von Liebig Art Center. Membership in the Naples Art Association is not required. Accepted photographs must remain on display for the entire duration of the exhibition and will not be available for pick up until 3:30 pm on Sunday, August 12, 2012.
Applications will be accepted online until 4 pm, March 22, 2012. The non-refundable application fee is $32 (for current NAA members the entry fee is $27) and is payable online by credit card.