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2020 SPE Annual Conference: Hosted by The University of Houston | Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts | School of Art

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Call for work — Light Sensitive

Celebrating the Art of Handcrafted Prints

Art Intersection   /   Deadline: 02/26/20

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Art Intersection presents Light Sensitive, our tenth-annual, international juried exhibition of images created using traditional darkroom, historical, and alternative photographic processes and methods.

In the current takeover of imagery presented on computer screens and the overwhelming volume of digitally printed pictures, the purpose of our Light Sensitive exhibition is to celebrate, promote, and reaffirm the art of handcrafted prints that uniquely belong to the tradition of light sensitive creative processes. Each year we are in search for work that represents creativity, passion, and displays the beauty of these light sensitive processes.

Acceptable Processes:
Processes include, and are not limited to, the following: silver gelatin prints, albumen, anthotype, argyrotype, athenatype, Bayard direct positive, calotype, carbon, casein, chrysotype, cyanotype, dusting-on process, gum bichromate, gumoil, Herschel's breath printing, photopolymer gravure, Ivorytype, kallitype, mordançage, platinum/palladium, printing-out-paper, solarplate intaglio, van dyke brown, wet plate collodion, whey process, Ziatype, combinations of any of these processes, and all photographically based image-making techniques that incorporate traditional studio-based mediums such as printmaking, ceramics, or painting. 

Both 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional work may be submitted. Conventional, unmodified digital inkjet prints are not acceptable for entry; however, the use of digital negatives, created for printing any of the above processes is acceptable.

Location

207 North Gilbert Road, Suite 201, Gilbert, Arizona 85234

Fees

$45 fee to submit up to five images

Requirements

Final images MUST be printed using a light-sensitive process. Digitally printed photographs will be disqualified.

Contact Information

Art Intersection
207 N Gilbert Rd, Suite #201
Gilbert, AZ 85234

P: 4803611118
W: https://artintersection.com/event/call-for-work-light-sensitive-2020/
E: info@artintersection.com

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