Photography Contest

Photographic performance 2020

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Photographic performance

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Submissions are open to all photographers both professional and amateur working in all photographic mediums and styles. International entries are welcomed. Work that has been previously exhibited at A Smith Gallery is not eligible.

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Do you have a body of work or a concept for an exhibition that is photography or photography based? We are looking for compelling solo or cooperative exhibitions to fill our interior salon space. It can be only photographic images, photography combined with mixed media, photography as sculpture, photography based installations or.. This is the fourth year for "the photographic performance" and we are hoping once again you can show us what it can be. It is important that the body of work has a conceptual narrative, actual or implied.

Four exhibition proposals will be selected to be exhibited in the Salon from either May 15 to June 7, June 12 to July 5, July 10 to August 2 or August 7 to August 30, 2020.

Along with each entry application, a written proposal or artist statement explaining the exhibition and a rough lay-out of how the Salon gallery space would be used should be emailed to For any questions regarding the size or configuration of the Salon gallery space, please email

JURORS: Amanda Smith and Kevin Tully are the Directors of A Smith Gallery in Johnson City, Texas. Amanda started the gallery ten years ago. Kevin came on board eight years ago. A Smith Gallery is a Fine Art Gallery with a portion of the gallery emphasizing alternative processes. The gallery is a champion of the creative potential of the photographic process through exhibitions and workshops.

Amanda has a thirty year background as a photographer. She was an active board member of the Texas Photographic Society for fifteen years. Her work is in institutional and private collections across the country.

Kevin is a photographer, designer and artist. He has over thirty-five years of experience as a landscape designer, furniture designer, fine art painter and photographer.