Revisiting the Family Album: Stories That Bind Us
This online exhibition is about our families, whether chosen, by blood or by proximity. These human stories, memories, and histories comprise the past, present, and future of lives lived and projections of what may be.
JUROR | ALINE SMITHSON
Aline Smithson is a Los Angeles-based visual artist, editor, and educator. Her work has been exhibited in over 40 solo shows globally and featured in prestigious publications like The New York Times and The New Yorker. Smithson is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Lenscratch, a daily photography journal. She has received several awards, including the Rising Star Award and Excellence in Teaching Award, and her work has been selected for the Critical Mass Top 50. Smithson has published several monographs, and her work has been exhibited in prestigious institutions such as the National Portrait Gallery in London. In addition to her artistic career, Smithson has also served extensively as a juror, reviewer, and educator in the worldwide photography community.
ARTIST HONORS AND AWARDS:
All selected artists’ work is included in the online exhibition. The Center also provides event press releases and social media promotions with an audience of 180,000+ followers internationally.
JUROR’S AWARD $300
DIRECTOR’S AWARD $300
ONE ARTIST WILL BE FEATURED IN LENSCRATCH
VIRTUAL REVIEWS – ten selected exhibitors will have virtual 20 min. reviews with the juror or executive director and curator.
Entries Due | May 7, 2023
Notice Of Acceptance | June 15, 2023
Online Exhibition Dates | June- December, 2023
Virtual Reception and Artist Talks | July 13, 2023
ELIGIBILITY: Our calls for entry are open to all photographers, world-wide. The Center invites photographers working in all photographic mediums, digital, film, mixed and unique processes to participate.
SUBMISSION | ENTRY FEE
MEMBERS | $15 for up to four images
NON-MEMBERS | $30.00 for up to four images
ADDITIONAL IMAGES may be submitted for $5 each for non-members and $3 each for members. There is no limit to the number of images that may be submitted.
ACCEPTANCE NOTICE: All submitting artists receive email notifications with results.
IMAGE SUBMISSION: All images are securely submitted online via CaFÉ. https://www.callforentry.org/
ABOUT US | Founded in 2004 in Fort Collins, Colorado, the Center for Fine Art Photography is a nonprofit 501(C)(3) arts organization. We provide support to photographic artists through exhibition, promotion, portfolio reviews, publication, education, and connection to a large community of other artists, curators, gallery owners, and photographic professionals.
COPYRIGHT AND USE: All submitting artists retain the copyright to their images. Only artists whose submissions are chosen for the exhibition grant The Center for Fine Art Photography the right to use their images for the purpose of promoting the artist, Center programs, exhibitions and subsequent display on the Center’s website of current and past exhibitions. Artist’s recognition is provided with any use. Images may be placed on social media by the Center for Fine Art Photography with artist credit.