ViewPoint Gallery seeks to boost the careers of promising photographers, irrespective of age or background. New Light will introduce the work of photography-based artists from the Atlantic Canada region who consider themselves at the beginning of a photographic career, whether they be recent graduates or mid-life converts. Four artists, each to be represented by up to six works, will be chosen.
Submission closing: 5pm April 30, 2015
Announcement of selected exhibitors: July 29, 2013
Exhibition opens: 12pm September 3, 2013
Exhibition closes: 5pm September 29, 2013
Three notable representatives of the photo-based artistic community make up the jury:
Selection will be based on composition, technical execution and narrative, as well as quality, interest and coherence of the submitted photographic work and written materials.
Current ViewPoint members are ineligible for this exhibition.
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Interested artists should submit:
Hard copy submissions may be delivered to ViewPoint Gallery, 1272 Barrington Street, Halifax NS.
Sponsored by Blurb
We are proud to announce that this years selected artists will receive $250 credit towards the production of a blurb book to accompany their exhibition at ViewPoint Gallery*.
As a bonus, all individuals who submit work to the New Light: Emerging Photographers call for submissions will receive 25% off their order from blurb books**.
*Selected artists must print at least two (2) books and list their book for sale online at the Blurb Bookstore. The book must be displayed during the September 2013 New Light: Emerging Photographers exhibition.
**Up to $150 total order value.