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The 2019 Chelsea International Photography Competition

An excellent opportunity for both amateur and professional photographers

New York Art Competitions   /   Deadline: 04/28/20

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The Chelsea International Photography Competition celebrates gifted, notable, and fresh talents in the world of photography. Professional and amateur photographers, at any stage of their careers, are invited to participate in the competition to be discovered and promoted professionally in the heart of New York's art district.

With awards valued at more than $55,000, the CIPC aims to promote extraordinary and innovative art.

The 2019 Chelsea International Photography Competition will be accepting entries September 24, 2019 to April 28th, 2020.

Results are announced on May 26th, 2020.


New York Art Competition Spaces555 West 25th StreetNew York, NY, 10001




The competition is open to all artists 18 years of age or older whose use of does not and will not violate any applicable law or regulation, or any agreement to which they are a party. Employees of the Chelsea International Photography Competition and sponsors are not eligible to enter.


Amateur Photography:
Each photographer must submit at least 1 image on any topic of their choice.
All images must be accompanied by a title.

Professional Photography:

Each photographer must submit a minimum of 5 images. The images may be part of a series or individual photographs.
All entries must be accompanied by a title. You may also send in a series description (not mandatory).


Total Award Value $55,000

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The competition does not impose any restrictions in terms of the subject of the submitted photographs. The images may investigate any topic, from regional cultures and travel photography to commercial work and photojournalism.

Evaluation Criteria

Submitted images will be evaluated by the competition jurors.

Contact Information

Carolina Carilo
555 W 25th St.
New York,

P: 2122264151

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