Deadline: June 3, 2019
Entry fee: €25-€40
Prizes: Solo Exhibition
PH21 Gallery invites photographers to submit their work for a solo exhibition in PH21 Gallery’s new exhibition space, the PH21 Gallery Project Room at Ráday Street 52.
Please submit a coherent portfolio suitable for a solo exhibition, an artist statement and a short bio. The portfolio should consist of at least 15 and at most 35 images. The submission may include one or two series, provided that the two series are suitable for a joint presentation in a single exhibition.
There are no generic, stylistic or thematic constraints; photographers working in all photographic areas and styles are welcome to submit their work.
Our new exhibition space at 52 Ráday St. is located just across the street from our main gallery. The PH21 Gallery Project Room has two rooms that are especially well-suited for solo exhibitions.
One winner and up to three honourable mentions will be selected and announced on our website and social media pages.
- The winner of this competition is awarded with a solo exhibition at PH21 Gallery Project Room from July 4 – 27, 2019.
- PH21 Gallery will cover all printing and installation costs. In addition to the brick-and-mortar solo exhibition, the work of the winner will also be presented on a dedicated page of our website. The web page will include the artist statement and the bio of the photographer.
- The work of the three honourable mentions will be presented on our website, along with the artist statements and the bios of the photographers.
Curator: Zsolt Bátori
Zsolt is a philosopher of art and photographer. He currently serves as dean of the Faculty of Art and Creative Industries of the Budapest Metropolitan University, and visits the University of Murcia, Spain for regular research collaboration. He has conducted research and taught philosophy of art and photography courses at various universities in Hungary, the United States, Spain and Argentina, and has exhibited his photographic work internationally. Zsolt is also the founder and director of PH21 Gallery.
June 3, 2019
All entrants will be notified 7-10 days after the deadline.
July 4 – 27, 2019
The entry fee is €40.00 for the whole portfolio (15-35 images). There is also a special rate for students and unwaged persons as well as for applicants from low-income economies. The special fee is €25.00.