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Open Call: SLIDELUCK WARSAW I as a part of WARSAW PHOTO DAYS 2014


Deadline:
Thu Sep 04, 2014 23:59

Location:
Warsaw, Poland

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
SLIDELUCK WARSAW I as a part of WARSAW PHOTO DAYS 2014

SLIDELUCK WARSAW I will make its debut in Poland, Sunday, October 26 at 4 pm in Dom Towarowy Bracia Jabłkowscy in the very heart of the country’s capital.

The event will consist of a potluck-style dinner followed by a programme of photography slideshows curated by Maria Teresa Salvati (Slideluck Europe and London), Grzegorz Kosmala (doc! photo magazine) and Katarzyna Majak (Slideluck Warsaw, Warsaw Photo Days), bringing together members of the photography, art and media communities for an afternoon of eating, drinking and visual storytelling.

More on SLIDELUCK: www.slideluck.com

Submit your work for a chance to be shown at Slideluck Warsaw I!
We are currently seeking cohesive, creative and thought-provoking submissions on the broadly understood theme of IDENTIFICATION.

We are excited to announce some great benefits for those who submit their work:

-The curators will select 20 artists to be a part of the first Slideluck Warsaw event, which will be held on Sunday, October 26 (and later on the festival as well as Slideluck site).

-Katarzyna Majak on behalf of Warsaw Photo Days selects an artist who receives a solo show at OBOK ZPAF Gallery in Warsaw during Warsaw Photo Days 2014 edition. The exhibition will be produced by the organiser, announced 20 September, and will be on from 25 October 2014.

A special award from the festival will comprise of a set of Kwartalnik Fotografia past issues. The winner will be announced during Slideluck Warsaw I – on October 26, 2014.

-Maria Teresa Salvati will select an artist whose portfolio and interview will be featured in GUP Magazine online. In addition 2 artists will receive a year-long subscription to GUP Magazine.

-Grzegorz Kosmala (doc! photo magazine, contra doc!) will make a selection of the best stories presented at the event to feature in doc! or contra doc!

Artists who submit their work are entitled to a 15% discount on a Viewbook subscription (if you are interested in purchasing one please contact Slideluck Global team at global@slideluck.com).

SUBMISSIONS GUIDELINES:

We are accepting submissions until Thursday the 4th of September, midnight, CET.

Submission details: http://slideluck.com/warsaw-call-for-submissions/

A 7 $ fee per submission applies.

Winners announcement - 18 Sept. 2014 on Slideluck Warsaw page http://slideluck.com/warsaw-i/

WARSAW PHOTO DAYS festival is organised by the Association of Polish Artists Photographers (ZPAF). www.warsawphotodays.com

The project is cofinanced by the City of Warsaw

SLIDELUCK WARSAW SPONSORS AND PARTNERS:

Viewbook, GUP Magazine, doc! photo magazine, contra doc!, Dine&Dash, yelp, Dom Towarowy Bracia Jabłkowscy


OPPORTUNITY

WARSAW PHOTO DAYS 2013 - OPEN PROGRAMME


Deadline:
Thu Sep 05, 2013 23:55

Location:
WARSAW, Poland

Submissions are now being accepted for the first edition of Warsaw Photo Days Open Programme based under the theme ‘CLASH’.

Open Programme welcomes entries from visual artists both nationally and internationally, supporting all disciplines of photographic (and photography-based) practice.

Our Jury will select 3-5 projects which will be exhibited during the festival (Warsaw, Poland).

Our theme - ‘CLASH’ - may be understood and interpreted in a number of ways e.g.: mixed media practices, opposites, meetings, collisions, borders, body / spirituality, male / female, pixel / grain, full / void, culture / nature, passive / active, tradition / modernity, life / death, open / closed, light / dark, synthesis, pop culture / kitsch / high culture, global / local, documentary / fiction and others.

We are looking for both photographic and mixed media projects using photography and/ or video.

Submissions sent by email to open@warsawphotodays.com have to include the following:

1. pdf containing a set of photographs from the project (resolution 72 dpi), file size up to 5Mb;
2. description in pdf - max. 1800 characters, that obligatory includes:
-project statement (and how it relates to the theme);
-information whether or not the project has already been presented (if so, where);
-proposed formats and technical description;
-brief artist’s bio;
-for video work - a link to a web page;
-contact information (email, phone, Skype, mailing address).

Our Jury will decline your submission if it does not follow all the guidelines.

All applications must be received by September 5, 2013 (23:59 CET).

One artist can submit one project for consideration.

There is no entry fee.

IMPORTANT DATES:

Application deadline: 5 September 2013 (23:59 CET)
Results: 15 September 2013 - announced on www.warsawphotodays.com
Exhibitions: 4-31 October 2013

Terms and Conditions of participation: http://www.warsawphotodays.com/docs/TermsAndConditionsProgramOpen_WPD_2013_EN.pdf

www.warsawphotodays.com/en/

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