Gulbenkian Grant / AiR 351 Open Call / 2018

Deadline: 15th April 2018

The Gulbenkian Foundation generously supports one artist in residence for a period of 3 months in 2018 at AiR 351. Artists from all countries at any stage of practice are invited to apply. Exception: artists with a permanent residency status in Portugal are not eligible.

AiR 351 is an independent international visual arts residency program located Read More

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Moving Walls 25: Exhibition and Fellowship

Deadline: 20th April 2018

The Open Society Documentary Photography Project is soliciting submissions for a new joint exhibition and fellowship opportunity focused on the topic of migration. Selected projects will be featured in the next installment of our ongoing Moving Walls exhibition series, opening in September 2018 at the Open Society Foundations—New York. Selected artists will also receive a Read More

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Fem Tour Truck – Call for Proposals

Deadline: 15th April 2018

Fem Tour Truck is an international and itinerant Feminist video-art festival that begins in February 2016 and continues until today, having become a biennial proposal, but with a constant journey, year after year. An initiative to recover the public space, the squares of the cities and towns, where performances, workshops and videos are screened in Read More

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The objective of the original Masterclass with internationally renowned photo book publisher André Frère aims to help the professional photographers – confirmed and emerging – or affirmed amateurs of photography to find the ways of shaping already existing body of work/photo project/series of photos
in a book project.

Together, they will address:

• Editing a series and setting Read More

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New Curators – Parallel Open Call 2018

Deadline: 4th May 2018

This call aim is to select 8 new curators working with photography/new media/visual media that will be participating in the PARALLEL Platform 2nd Cycle, which occurs between June 2018 and September 2019. If selected, you’ll be taking part in one of the most innovative creative processes going from scratch to the exhibition, alongside with 37 Read More

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Parallel Open Call 2018 – New Artists

Deadline: 4th May 2018

This call aim is to select 30 new artists working with photography that will be participating in the PARALLEL Platform 2nd Cycle, which occurs between June 2018 and September 2019. If selected, you’ll be taking part in one of the most innovative creative processes going from scratch to the exhibition, alongside with 37 other artists Read More

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Senior Curator, International Art (Photography) Tate

Deadline: 1st April 2018

Since Tate Modern opened in 2000, its programme of major temporary exhibitions, collection displays, commissions, live performance, and film programme has developed in diversity, scope and profile. In 2016 Tate Modern opened the Blavatnik Building increasing the scope and breadth of the exhibition and collection displays. The Tate Modern Curatorial Team ensures the highest standard Read More

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Deadline: 18th May 2018

The Marilyn Stafford FotoReportage Award facilitated by FotoDocument and supported by Olympus, is granted annually to a professional woman photographer towards the initiation or completion of a compelling and cohesive documentary photo essay which addresses an important social, environmental, economic or cultural issue, whether local or global. The work should, in part, showcase positive solutions Read More

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Marti Friedlander Lectureship in Photographic Practices and History

Deadline: 12th April 2018

Marti Friedlander Lectureship in Photographic Practices and History

The University of Auckland is home to the leading and most comprehensive Arts Faculty in New Zealand, ranked 28 in the QS World University Rankings by Faculty for 2018.

At the heart of the Faculty of Arts is its commitment to preparing young New Zealanders to Read More

Lecturer in Photography (0.7FTE)

Deadline: 26th March 2018

Leeds Trinity University’s School of Arts and Communication brings together staff expertise across a range of disciplines, has excellent industry links and a strong focus on the development of employability skills in our students. Our BA Photography is a new addition to the Leeds Trinity University portfolio and will run alongside the existing long-established media Read More

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Call for Applications – The Feminist Memory Project – Research Fellowships

Deadline: 23rd March 2018

Nepal Picture Library calls for applications for two research fellowship positions for The Feminist Memory Project.

The Feminist Memory Project seeks to create a visual archive of women’s movements in Nepal. The project will gather archival photographs, other documents and oral histories from around Nepal that capture women in pivotal moments of Nepali history, consolidating contributions Read More

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Deadline: 31st March 2018

6th Singapore International Photography Festival Open Call – Curatorial Project

The Curatorial Project started in 2014 with the aim to encourage curatorial practice in the medium of photography in Asia. It reaches out to emerging and independent curators committed to develop their professional practice in Southeast Asia.

The last edition of the Open Call featured a project Read More

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Diane Dammeyer Fellowship in Photographic Arts and Social Issues

Deadline: 1st April 2018

The Diane Dammeyer Fellowship in Photographic Arts and Social Issues creates a space for a socially engaged photographer to produce a compelling and dynamic body of work highlighting human rights and social issues.

Columbia College Chicago and Heartland Alliance, two internationally recognized institutions with Chicago roots dating back more than 120 years, partner in hosting Read More

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KAUNAS PHOTO 2018 Open Call with the New KAUNAS PHOTO STAR Award

Deadline: 4th April 2018

KAUNAS PHOTO is the largest annual photographic festival in the Baltic States, based in Kaunas, Lithuania, since 2004. Maintaining its strong international character, KAUNAS PHOTO is a platform of priemieres of emerging talents. “Photo World” magazine (China) described KAUNAS PHOTO festival as a spot of the Europe’s Crossroads of photography. In the recent years, KAUNAS Read More

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M/others and Future Humans – Traveling Exhibition

Deadline: 1st April 2018


A call for submissions from the Laboratory for Aesthetics and Ecology in collaboration with The Multispecies Salon

We live in an era of extinction.  Capital flows, industrial infrastructures, molecules, affects, technoscientific enterprises, and pharmacopornographic desires are engendering human life, while unraveling ecological communities and multispecies worlds.  Against this backdrop, we seek artistic interventions that resist and Read More

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International Open Call For Artists and Writers of Colour

Deadline: 1st May 2018

Location: Lungs Project
North East of England

Lungs Project is a non-profit curatorial collective and publication founded in 2016. The Lungs Project are now accepting submissions from artists, illustrators, designers, filmmakers, photographers, poets and writers of colour in early stages of their career.

Based in the North East of England, the project focuses on facilitating artistic development and Read More

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International Summer School of Photography 2018

Deadline: 30th March 2018

After a year-long creative break, the International Summer School of Photography (ISSP) is back with some fresh shifts in the programme! Alongside four workshops with some of the cutting edge voices in contemporary photography, we are very pleased to introduce our first ever workshop for PHOTOGRAPHY CURATORS as well as the ISSP RESIDENCY – an opportunity for individuals to work on Read More

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Call for papers for a special issue of DiGeSt (JOURNAL OF DIVERSITY AND GENDER STUDIES)

Deadline: 15th May 2018

Sexual Politics and Digital Media Infrastructures: Challenges for Diversity

Call for papers for a special issue of DiGeSt (JOURNAL OF DIVERSITY AND GENDER STUDIES)

Editors: Sander De Ridder and Frederik Dhaenens

Deadline abstracts (500 words): 15 May 2018

The breadth of what it means to study sexuality in the context of media has changed significantly in recent years because Read More

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LUMA Rencontres Dummy Book Award Arles 2018

Deadline: 6th April 2018

Call for entries

Since 2015, the Rencontres d’Arles has offered an award supporting the publication of a dummy book.

This prize, with a production budget of €25,000, is open to any new photographer or artist using photography, submitting a previously unpublished dummy book. Special attention is paid to experimental and innovative forms of publishing.

The application deadline is Read More

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Photoforum: Open session with Paul Hill

Join us for an opportunity to share your work with fellow practitioners and celebrated photographer, author and teacher, Paul Hill MBE in this open session.

Gain valuable advice, support and direction in an informal, relaxed atmosphere.

Your work may provoke lively discussions about the issues the pictures raise. Who knows? But you will certainly have the opportunity Read More

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An Artist Residency in Motherhood (no deadline)

A self-directed, open-source artist residency to empower and inspire artists who are also mothers.

You don’t have to apply. It doesn’t cost anything, it’s fully customisable, and you can be in residence for as long as you choose. You don’t even have to travel, the residency takes place entirely inside your own home and everyday life. An Artist Residency in Motherhood is Read More

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RPS The International Photography Exhibition (IPE): open call

Deadline: 4th April 2018

The call for entries to the International Photography Exhibition (IPE) has now been announced – welcoming entries from all genres, styles and approaches by photographers worldwide, at all levels of practice.

Now in its 161st edition, the IPE is a celebration of photography today and continues to offer insight into current trends and subjects whilst providing Read More

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Conference ICPT 2018 Call

Deadline: 30th April 2018

5th International Conference of Photography & Theory (ICPT2018) 


November 22-24, 2018

Nicosia, Cyprus

International Association of Photography & Theory (IAPT)


Keynote Speakers:

Akram Zaatari. Filmmaker, photographer, archival artist, curator and co-founder of the Arab Image Foundation.

Dr. Anthony Downey. Professor of Visual Culture in the Middle East and North Read More

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One full time one part time and one temporary (maternity leave cover) jobs available

The Belfast School of Art is a large, interdisciplinary, practice-based environment with an outstanding research record. The School makes a significant contribution to the field of contemporary art and design both nationally and internationally.  Ulster University’s research was ranked in the top Read More


Would you like to like to work alongside other like-minded photographers and get advice from industry mentors who know what it takes to take your work to the next level? Have you always dreamed of showing your work at a major arts festival?

If you are telling yourself yes to all the above you best get Read More

Amazing opportunity for women photographers from Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova & Ukraine!

The Service is looking to work with women photographers and film-makers based in or with links to Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine over the next year or so.

The commissions would be on projects including gender issues, social impact projects, and cultural and employment/entrepreneurial initiatives.

If you are interested please send an email to Read More

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Job: Conservator, Photographs and Paper / V&A

The V&A is the world’s leading museum of art, design and performance. We enrich people’s lives by promoting the practice of design and increasing knowledge, understanding and enjoyment of the designed world. The Conservation Department has a worldwide reputation for the excellence of its practical work, for innovative ideas, for pioneering the scientific and ethical Read More