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The Magic Silver Show: The Elena Diane Curris Juried Photomedia Exhibition 2021

Juried Photo Exhibit

The Clara M. Eagle Gallery   /   Deadline: 07/17/21

The Clara M. Eagle Gallery is now accepting entries for The Magic Silver Show: The Elena Diane Curris Juried Photography Exhibition. The Magic Silver Show began in the mid 1970's as a juried exhibition designed to encourage, foster understanding, and reward those involved in photographic media. This exhibition will present a survey of contemporary photo media in all aspects and genres of photography, film, video, and moving image. This is an open theme exhibition without restrictions on content that will include still images, film, video, and moving images. Accepted entries must be original, completed with the last 5 years, and not previously exhibited in The Clara M. Eagle Gallery. This exhibition will be on view from September 8 - October 8, 2021 in The Clara M. Eagle Gallery at Murray State University.

Location

The Clara M. Eagle Gallery at Murray State University, Murray, KY.

Fees

$35.00

Eligibility

Entry is open to regional, national, and international artists 18 years or older working in all photo media including, but not limited to, traditional black and white or color photography, experimental or non-traditional light sensitive processes, digital media, film, video, and moving image. Accepted entries must be original, completed with the last 5 years, and not previously exhibited in The Clara M. Eagle Gallery.

Requirements

All entries must be submitted for jurying process on the callforentries.org website for "The Magic Silver Show: The Elena Diane Curris Juried Photomedia Exhibition 2021." Entries emailed directly to the gallery will not be considered. This exhibition will present a survey of contemporary photo media in all aspects and genres of photography, film, video, and moving image. This is an open theme exhibition without restrictions on content that will include still images, film, video, and moving images. Accepted entries must be original, completed with the last 5 years, and not previously exhibited in The Clara M. Eagle Gallery.

Awards

Monetary and merit awards will be given at the discretion of the juror. (up to $2000 in monetary awards.) The submission of works to this exhibition does not guarantee a monetary award.

Evaluation Criteria

The juror is Sherri Nienass Littlefield, a New York City based curator and photographer interested in data, collaborative projects and using contemporary art toward social good. Littlefield was the director of Foley Gallery from 2016-2019, and was the Interim Director of ClampArt in 2020. Projects curated by Littlefield have been featured at PULSE Art Fair, AIPAD, the Huffington Post, artnet, dnainfo new york and Whitewall Magazine. She has served as a juror and reviewer for many competitions, including Photo Lucida Critical Mass (2020), PDN'S The Curator (2019), Photoville and PDN's Photo Plus. She was a reviewer during the prestigious Palm Springs Photo Festival in September 2020. Artist Statements, Resumes/CV, and Bios may be included with entries, but all are not required. This is an international juried exhibition with works selected for exhibit by the juror. All entries must be original, completed with the last 5 years, and not previously exhibited in The Clara M. Eagle Gallery. Please use the Call for Entry Media Prep for image & video upload guidelines. If you have any questions about the guidelines, please review the HELP FOR ARTISTS from Cafe, then email msu.eaglegallery@murraystate.edu and place "Magic Silver 2021" in the subject line. All entries must be submitted for jurying process on the callforentries.org website. Entries emailed directly to the gallery will not be considered.

Contact Information

T. Michael Martin
604 Fine Arts Building
Murray, KY 42071

P: 2708093784
F: 2708093920
W: https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=8758
E: msu.eaglegallery@murraystate.edu

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