CALL FOR ENTRIES FOR 2010 GLIMPSES IN TIME PHOTO EXHIBITION

April 2, 2010

Glimpses in Time: 2010
International Juried Photography Exhibition
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2010 Deadlines and Dates

Submissions due    Friday, May 07, 2010

Email Notification of Jury Results    Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Delivery of accepted work(s)    Friday, June 25, 2010

Reception    Friday, July 02, 2010, 4:30 – 8:30 pm
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About the Gallery

The Joyce Gordon Gallery is a commercial fine art gallery located in the downtown district of Oakland California. It exhibits art that reflects the social and cultural diversity of the San Francisco Bay Area and international artists. The aim of the gallery is to respect the creative pursuits of the individual and seek to make such work accessible to a broad audience.

Juror
Linda Connor

Associate Professor, Photography department, San Francisco Art Institute
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linda_Connor
http://www.sfai.edu/People/Person.aspx?id=484&sectionID=2&navID=365

Honored Photographer
Imogen Cunningham
American, 1883-1976

http://www.imogencunningham.com
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Imogen_Cunningham
http://photography-now.net/listings/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=358&Itemid=334
http://www.artnet.com/awc/imogen-cunningham.html

Every year the Glimpses in Time exhibition honors a Master Photographer.  This year it is Imogen Cunningham, An American Photographer born in 1883.

Imogen Cunningham was a pioneer of art photography, whose influence continues in the photographic style of the SF Bay Area and art photography today.  She helped art photography free itself of soft-focus pictorialism that was considered high art photography of the day.  With her photographic work, her involvement in major photographic movements, and her work in building institutions, Cunningham helped to further define what art photography is.  She was co-founder of the “Group f/64”, teaching at the California School of Fine Arts (CSFA).  We know this institution today as the San Francisco Art Institute.  Cunningham’s peer relation ship with Edward Weston, Dorthea Lange, Alfred Stieglitz, Ansel Adams and Minor White and her great body of art work define her as a master.

Awards & Recognition

One (1) Best of Show, the Imogen Cunningham Award: The juror will evaluate the photograph’s overall composition, how well the elements within the photograph are emphasized and the overall quality of the image. The photograph the judge deems most aesthetically stimulating and emotionally impacting will receive this award.

Three (3) Creativity Awards: The photographs that best reveal what the artist “put into” or identified within the image that perhaps another person would not have seen or thought.

Six (6) Juror Awards: The juror will select photographs that she deems worthy of exceptional merit or recognition.

Rules:

Photographers are invited to enter up to two (2) of their photographic images for the juried exhibition

Submissions due:
Friday, May 07, 2010

Eligibility:
Open to Photographers who are 18 years or older.

Framed artwork measuring more than 28” in any direction after framing cannot be accepted for exhibition.

Entry Fee:
A non-refundable entry fee of $30 is charged to each artist.  Payment is made through PayPal.com.

PayPal Account:
jvbgg@sbcglobal.net
(A percentage of the proceeds will be donated to the to Oakland based non-profit “Save Our Children Project”)
http://www.saveourchildrenproject.org

Please follow these instructions exactly:

You can enter up to two (2) jpegs of hi-res images, 72 dpi and no larger than 8×10 inches or 800 pixels in any one direction.

Please format the file name as follows:

LastName_Title.jpg

Do not send images imbedded in a Word document, PowerPoint presentation or PDF file.

Email entries to

gitexhibition@gmail.com

Include in your email:

Name
Address
Phone number
Email address
Pay Pal Receipt ID:

Image 1 or 2
File name “LastName_Title.jpg”.
Title
Size of print
Type of print – Silver, C-Print, Digital

Exhibition
The exhibition will open Friday, July 02, 2010 and continue through Friday, July 30, 2010

A reception will be held Friday, July 02, 2010 from 4:30 – 8:30 pm. The artists and the public are invited to attend.

Catalog
A “Print on Demand” color Catalog will be produced for this exhibit.

Past years Catalog:

Glimpses in Time: 2008

Glimpses in Time: 2009

Direct questions to
Bart Ross, curator at:
gitexhibition@gmail.com
or call him at (626) 921-4590 (skype Bart_Ross)
or to

Joyce Gordon at:
jvbgg@sbcglobal.net
or call the gallery at 510-465-8911.

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