Deadline: August 30, 2020
Entry Fee: from $35 to $83
Prizes: participation in the exhibition
Atlanta Photography Group (APG) is now taking entries for Francis Thompson Selects, APG’s feature exhibition for Atlanta Celebrates Photography (ACP), the month-long, citywide photography festival.
The exhibition will be juried by Francis Thompson, Art Program Project Manager at JLL, a contemporary corporate art collection installed within office buildings throughout North America
This exhibition will be featured in Atlanta Celebrates Photography (ACP) Festival Guide.
Francis Thompson is the Art Program Project Manager at JLL. Over the past decade, he has managed a team responsible for maintaining and expanding a contemporary corporate art collection installed within office buildings throughout North America. During the early part of his role with the collection, he led the curatorial development of its rotating exhibition program which has grown to between seventy and eighty shows a year. On display within the corporate offices, these exhibitions brought in artwork from non-profit art organizations, local museums, university art departments, and corporate employees.
Francis has worked as Assistant Gallery Director for the Ellipse Art Center in Arlington, VA, assistant coordinator for the Mountain Lake Workshops with director/producer Ray Kass, and as Gallery Coordinator for the Virginia Tech Armory Gallery. A native of Virginia, he holds a Master of Fine Arts in Arts Administration and a Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art with a concentration in painting and drawing from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, VA.
To enter this Call for Entry, you must be a current APG member.
- Early Entry: July 24 – Aug 03 (enter early and include a BONUS image)
3 works: $35, 5 works: $48, 7 works: $60, 9 works: $75
- Regular Entry: Aug 04 – Aug 23
2 works: $35, 4 works: $48, 6 works: $60, 8 works: $75
- Late Entry: Aug 24 – Aug 30
2 works: $40, 4 works: $54, 6 works: $67, 8 works: $83
- Notifications of Selections: September 12
- Deadline to deliver photographs to APG: October 10
- Exhibition Dates: October 17 – Nov 28, 2020
- Opening EVENT – TBD