Image detail of "Two Bodies", from the project False Idol © Leonard Suryajaya, 2020 1st Place Recipient

The Excellence in Multimedia Award recognizes outstanding lens-based artists and storytellers working in a variety of media processes and subject matter. Supports a project that utilizes photography, video, installation, or other elements that expand on traditional methods of displaying and experiencing photography. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awarded.

2021 Call for Entry information & deadlines TBA. Please find the 2020 winners, award gallery, and jurors below.

Award Package

// Winners Exhibition
// Complimentary participation and presentation at Review Santa Fe for the 1st place winner
// Featured on All About Photo
// Featured interview with a select CENTER partner
// Online exhibition at VisitCenter.org

2020 Award Recipients

1st Place: Leonard Suryajaya, Chicago, IL; False Idol
2nd Place: Catherine Hyland, London; The Traces Left Behind
3rd Place: Jodi Stuart, Denver, CO; Super Synthetic

2020 Juror

Carrie Levy
Carrie Levy – Creative Director, The New York Times

Carrie Levy started her career as a photographer and photo editor. Today she is a Creative Director who concentrates on experiences and storytelling with emerging technology tools. Carrie has worked as a creative lead at Airbnb, Instagram, and Apple. She has worked at various prestigious publications including Wired, GQ, Newsweek, The Wall Street Journal and more.


Winner’s Gallery


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