Call or Entries: Paraphrase

The Darkroom Gallery is delighted to announce a call for entries for the group photography show Paraphrase. The object of the exhibition is to allow artists to revisit classical or iconographic photographs by offering their own interpretation of the theme or subject. The opening will take place during Art for Art’s Sake 2009 event, at the peak of New Orleans’ cultural season.

We invite you to submit up to 10 photographs paraphrasing, spoofing, knocking off, or plagiarizing icons of photography for consideration in our Fall 2009 exhibition.

Juror: John H. Lawrence is the director of museum programs at the Historic New Orleans Collection where he is responsible for planning exhibitions and other aspects of public programming.

Complete instructions are posted on The Darkroom website.

Eligibility: Open to all photographers using any printing process on any media.

Entry fee: $25

Fri 08/22 Submission deadline
Mon 08/27 Artists are notified of the status of their entry
Sat 09/26 Last day to turn in framed artwork
Sat 10/04 Opening reception, 6-9PM