PROJECT LAUNCH GRANT

PROJECT LAUNCH GRANT

Image Detail © Tamara Reynolds

The Project Launch is granted to an outstanding photographer working on a fine art series or documentary project. The grant includes a cash award to help complete or disseminate the works, as well as providing a platform for exposure and professional development opportunities.This grant is awarded to complete or nearly completed projects that would benefit from the grant award package.

The winner receives publication in Lenscratch, admission to Review Santa Fe portfolio reviews, and participation in a winner’s exhibition at The Turchin Center for the Visual Arts in N.C., curated by Mary Anne Redding.

2018 Grant Recipient

Tamara Reynolds, Nashville, TN; The Drake

2018 Honorable Mentions

Jess T. Dugan, St. Louis, MO; To Survive on This Shore: Photographs and Interviews with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Older Adults

Mike Williams, Phoenix, AZ; Eschaton

2018 Juror

Sarah Hermanson Meister, Curator, Department of Photography, The Museum of Modern Art
Meister’s recent exhibitions include From Bauhaus to Buenos Aires: Grete Stern and Horacio Coppola (2015; co-curator), Nicholas Nixon: Forty Years of The Brown Sisters (2014). On photography she writes “my travel across South America has piqued my interest in a broader view of photography’s history and its future.”

2018 Award Package

FIRST PLACE
// $5,000 Cash Award (some restrictions apply)
// Inclusion in a group exhibition at the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts
// Complimentary participation in Review Santa Fe Photo Festival
// Presentation at Review Santa Fe Photo Festival
// Editing Workshop
// Special invitation to participate in the Art Photo Index
// Lenscratch feature
// Online exhibition at VisitCenter.org

HONORABLE MENTION (2)
// $1,000 cash award
// Complimentary participation in Review Santa Fe
// Presentation at Review Santa Fe Photo Festival
// Special Invitation to participate in the Art Photo Index (API)
// Lenscratch feature
// Online exhibition at VisitCenter.org

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