Call to photographers

Cultural Council for Palm Beach County and the Palm Beach Photographic Centre

The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County and the Palm Beach Photographic Centre announce an open call to Palm Beach County The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County and the Palm Beach Photographic Centre announce an open call to Palm Beach County photographers to submit an image of life in Palm Beach County to be considered for an exhibition at the Cultural Council in Lake Worth Beach February 27th through March 27th 2021. We are seeking professional artists who live or work in Palm Beach County to submit an image that epitomizes some aspect of life in the Palm Beaches. The Call is open to all residents who live or work in Palm Beach County.  Each artist may submit one to five images, but the final selection will be limited to one image per artist.

Judging will be based upon overall quality, creativity and vision of each work. 

Criteria for the Call are as follows:

  • Photographers who are eligible to apply must live or work in Palm Beach County. 
  • Work must have been created within the past two years, with the theme of life in Palm Beach County
  • The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County is looking to feature artists that have not exhibited at the Cultural Council previously
  • All images must include artist name, title, date, medium, print size
  • Images submitted must be at least 2400 pixels but no more than 3000 pixels on the longest side

Deadline for Entries

Images must be submitted no later than January 17th, 2021. A maximum of five images may be entered for consideration by the judge and possible inclusion in the exhibit.

Images:

You can email images to info@workshop.org along with the form below, and a full description for each image, or they can be uploaded to the photographic centre’s website using the link below

Accepted Work

Artists will be notified by January 25th, 2021. Please no phone calls or emails. If any of your entries are accepted, you will be asked to provide exhibition prints conforming to the specifications below. After work has been accepted, a substitution cannot be made nor a change in the artwork or titles as submitted.  

Exhibition Dates:

Chosen photographs will be featured at the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County from February 27 – March 27, 2021. 

Exhibition Prints:

The minimum size of all final pieces must have an image size of at least 8 X 10 inches and a frame size of at least 11 X 14 inches

The maximum size for all final pieces cannot exceed 24” in any direction.

Canvas prints will not be accepted

All artwork should be ready to install and be properly identified with a label to include artist name, title, date, dimensions, and media, and pricing securely attached.

Delivery and Pick-up:

Framed prints must be delivered to the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County for installation on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 between noon and 5:00 pm and picked up on Monday, March 29, 2021 between noon and 5:00 pm.

Sales:

All works may be offered for sale with 75% of the proceeds going to the artist and 25% retained by the Cultural Council to support future exhibitions and the artist service program.

About the Cultural Council:

The mission of the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County is to champion, engage and grow the cultural sector of Palm Beach County. This exhibition will provide an opportunity for Palm Beach County photographers to exhibit their work in a professionally curated and juried exhibition.

About Palm Beach Photographic Centre:

The Palm Beach Photographic Centre is a non-profit organization dedicated to enriching life through the photographic arts.