Calling all amateur and professional photographers and photo-based artists to exhibit their work in the Turnbull Gallery at South Surrey Recreation & Arts Centre.
Double Exposure creates a platform for creating dialogue between photography and poetry. This interdisciplinary event showcases the talent of our community, and honours two popular annual events: Capture Photography Festival as well as Canada’s National Poetry Month. It not only celebrates talented community-based artists, but also generates opportunities for their connection and growth.
The purpose of the exhibition is to showcase a wide range of photography while forging ekphrastic poetry throughout the exhibition by local writers and poets.
We are accepting photographic work in the following themes:
2.Landscapes (including urban, industrial, natural)
4.Self Portrait & Portraiture
Submitting Photographs for consideration:
Submitted work must be no bigger than 24″x36″ including the frame. Photographs must be ready to hang. Frames must be ready to hang with plastic coated wire. No clip frames. Hanging specifications can be viewed here.
Email your photographs to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5:00pm on March 1st, 2016. Must be in jpg form and no bigger than 1000px on the long side.
Cost to submit: $10 per image. 3 images max. Submission of entry fees – Paypal, Cash, cheque or money order made payable to Semiahmoo Arts. You will be notified by March 12th with confirmation of your selected works.
Your selected photographs must be delivered to Semiahmoo Arts. Drop-off times are as follows: Saturday, March 19th between 9am-1pm AND Wednesday, March 23rd between 9am-5pm. Drop off at Semiahmoo ARts in the South Surrey Recreation Centre, 14601-20th Ave, Surrey. Selling selected artwork: Prices are set by the photographer/artist. Photographer/Artist retains 80% of sales.
All selected photographs will go through a panel of C.A.P.A trained judges. The winners will be publicly recognized at our Opening Reception as well as be invited to participate in “Double Exposire II: Honorable Mentions
Opening Reception: March 31st, 2016
Double Exposure Poetry Project: April 1-14, 2016
Double Exposure Photography & Poetry Closing Ceremony: April 20th, 2016
Artwork pick-up: April 21st, 2016 between 10am-5pm
Please call us with any questions: 604-536-8333.
On behalf of everyone at Semiahmoo Arts we wish to thank you for your participation. See you at the opening reception On March 31st, 2016!