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December 15, 2023 – January 29, 2024
Hosted by the Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St, New Orleans, LA 70130

Photographers are invited to submit work for consideration in CURRENTS 2023. CURRENTS is an annual exhibition which highlights the diverse photographic work being created by New Orleans Photo Alliance members (non-members can join here).

The exhibit will open in December at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art, in conjunction with the 2023 PhotoNOLA Festival.

Juror: Jacob Moscovitch
Deadline for Entry: September 30, 2023

CURRENTS is a showcase exhibition featuring 4+ images per selected photographer and is designed to give an overview of contemporary photographic practices and projects.

The 2023 show will feature works by up to ten artists.

CURRENTS will open on December 15 and remain on view through January 29, 2024.


About the Juror:
Jacob Moscovitch (he/him) is a queer first-generation Israeli-American photo editor at The New York Times. He has worked on a range of editing projects for the Culture, Style and Travel desks. Previously, he was a photo editor at the Los Angeles Times where he specialized in celebrity portraiture.

Before becoming an editor, Jacob was a documentary and portrait photographer exploring themes of identity, youth, family and the LGBTQ+ community. His photography has been recognized by College Photographer of the Year and Picture of the Year International, and he was named Student Photographer of the Year by the White House News Photographers Association.

Jacob holds a Bachelor’s in Journalism from the Missouri School of Journalism and also studied at the Danish School of Media and Journalism.

We seek to celebrate exemplary, compelling, and emerging photography across the full landscape of photographic art including portraiture, conceptual, documentary, storytelling, collage, mixed media, etc. While there is no theme, works grounded in personal frameworks are encouraged

Jeremiah Ariaz, First Amendment Freedom, from Currents 2022