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THE CHOICE AWARDS

The Choice Awards recognize outstanding photographers working in all processes and subject matter. The Awards are divided into four categories: Curator’s Choice, Editor’s Choice, Director’s Choice and Exhibitor’s Choice. Winners receive recognition via exhibition, publication, portfolio reviews and more. The Choice Award winners are invited to participate in an exhibition in Santa Fe, New Mexico during Review Santa Fe.

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DEADLINE
// DISCOUNTED deadline 01.26.17 (submission due 03.03.17) // FINAL deadline 03.03.17

2017 Jurors

CURATOR
Corey Keller, Curator of Photography, SF Museum of Modern Art
DIRECTOR
Kim Sajet, Director, National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian
EDITOR
Siobhán Bohnacker, Senior Photo Editor, The New Yorker
EXHIBITOR
Krzysztof Candrowicz, Artistic Director, Triennial of Photography, Hamburg; Founder & Director International Festival of Photography, Lodz, Poland

2017 Award Package

Curator’s Choice, Director’s Choice, Editor’s Choice, and Exhibitor’s Choice Awards
First, second, and third awarded in each category

// Group exhibition of Choice Award winners
// Complimentary participation in Review Santa Fe
// Lenscratch publication
// Special invitation to Art Photo Index (API)
// Online exhibition at VisitCenter.org

Preparing Your Submission

// Up to 6 images ($5 each for additional images)
// Project statement limited to 100 words
// ONE CATEGORY: UNTIL JAN 26 $30 member/$40 non-members // JAN 27 – MAR 3 $40 member/$55 non-members
// ALL 4 CATEGORIES: UNTIL JAN 26 $70 member/$85 non-member // JAN 27 – MAR 3 $85 member/$115 non-member
(Same images in all categories)


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Call 1-844-CENTER-1 in U.S. and Canada and 505.984.8353 internationally during business hours or email us at programs@visitcenter.org

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