Monday, September 20, 2010
One $2,500 fellowship will be awarded to a regional artist working in photography by guest juror, Laurel Ptak. There is no fee to enter, and if selected, your award may be used in any way you choose to help advance your creative career. Fellowship recipients are only required to contribute a piece to CPW’s Permanent Print Collection, which is held on extended loan at the Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz.
The 2010 Photographers Fellowship Fund Award will be presented at CPW’s Annual Benefit Gala held in Woodstock on Sunday October 10.
You must reside in one of the following New York State counties: Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Delaware, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Orange, Otsego, Putnam, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, and Washington. Proof of residency is required.
Organization: Center for Photography at Woodstock
Opportunity Type: Contests / Juried Shows, Jobs / Fellowships / Residencies
Exhibition is Held: Online, Brick and Mortar Gallery
Juror: Laurel Ptak is an independent curator based in New York City with particular interest in network culture and image-based practices. She has previously worked for arts institutions including the Aperture Foundation, Guggenheim Museum, PS1 Contemporary Art Center/MoMA, and Art:21. She frequently teaches, lectures, and writes about photography, the internet, and image culture as well as curates projects internationally. Ptak is best known as founder and curator of the popular photography website www.iheartphotograph.com.
More info: www.cpw.org…