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PLATFORM centre for photographic + digital arts
121-100 Arthur St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1H3
2018 PLATFORM Photography Award
Sponsored this year by Don's Photo
PLATFORM centre is excited to announce the 2018 PLATFORM Photography Award. This yearly award aims to assist the recipient in their creation of new lens-based work (photography and video). To be eligible for this award you must be based in Manitoba. Current students are not eligible.
The winner of this award will receive:
— $1500 (An increase from last year's $1000, thanks to this year's award sponsor Don's Photo.)
— a one-year PLATFORM membership
— one-year access to PLATFORM’s black and white darkrooms
— feature on PLATFORM’s website
— a solo exhibition in PLATFORM’s Gallery 2
Applications are due 27 April 2018 at 5 PM. Submissions must include a bio, CV, artist statement (500 words max), 10 images of work (if video, total duration of 10 minutes), and image list. Please email submissions to [email protected]
with the subject “2018 PLATFORM Photography Award Submission”. The winner will be chosen by a jury comprised of community members and PLATFORM Board Members.
PLATFORM is an artist-run centre dedicated to considering the expanded role of photography in contemporary art. Through exhibitions, lectures, workshops, production facilities and publications – we are committed to fostering and sustaining a critically engaged community.