PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE PARIS (PX3) ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF PX3 2017 COMPETITION.
Teresa Meier of United States was Awarded Honorable Mention in Self-Promotion category for the entry entitled, " The Witness Within ." The jury selected winners from thousands of photography entries from over 85 countries.
Px3 is juried by top international decision-makers in the photography industry: Carol Johnson, Curator of Photography of Library of Congress, Washington D.C.; Gilles Raynaldy, Director of Purpose, Paris; Viviene Esders, Expert près la Cour d'Appel de Paris; Mark Heflin, Director of American Illustration + American Photography, New York; Sara Rumens, Lifestyle Photo Editor of Grazia Magazine, London; Françoise Paviot, Director of Galerie Françoise Paviot, Paris; Chrisitine Ollier, Art Director of Filles du Calvaire, Paris; Natalie Johnson, Features Editor of Digital Photographer Magazine, London; Natalie Belayche, Director of Visual Delight, Paris; Kenan Aktulun, VP/Creative Director of Digitas, New York; Chiara Mariani, Photo Editor of Corriere della Sera Magazine, Italy; Arnaud Adida, Director of Acte 2 Gallery/Agency, Paris; Jeannette Mariani, Director of 13 Sévigné Gallery, Paris; Bernard Utudjian, Director of Galerie Polaris, Paris; Agnès Voltz, Director of Chambre Avec Vues, Paris; and Alice Gabriner, World Picture Editor of Time Magazine, New York.
The "Prix de la Photographie Paris" (Px3) strives to promote the appreciation of photography, to discover emerging talent, and introduce photographers from around the world to the artistic community of Paris. Winning photographs from this competition are exhibited in a high-profile gallery in Paris and published in the high-quality, full-color Px3 Annual Book.
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Interview by Jennifer Nelson, WTP Feature Writer
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The 3rd Photo Biennial of Szeklerland 2017
The exhibition will be opened at the Transylvanian Art Center, Sfântu Gheorghe, on the 14 of October 2017.
Complicity, 2017 Director's Honorable Mention Award
Exhibition Dates | December 22 – January 27, 2018
Public + Artists’ Reception | January 26, 2018
THEME | Water
Water is a prominent theme in the art of photography both visually and conceptually and across a multitude of photographic genres. We welcome images about water issues and images of water in all it’s many forms, e.g. fog, oceans, snow, drought, etc. All artist renditions on the water theme, genres, capture types and photographic processes are eligible for the exhibition.
Jennifer Murray is the Executive Director of Filter Photo where she directs the planning of Filter Photo Festival as well as programming at Filter Space gallery. She is a founding member of the Chicago-based curatorial collective The Exhibition Project, which curates photography related exhibitions engaging new audiences with emerging artists. She was Director of Averill and Bernard Leviton A+D Gallery, at Columbia College Chicago for eleven years where she organized a broad range of exhibitions in art and design.
For this month's issue, Light Leaked invited artists to to submit photographs that have a strong sense of narrative within an each individual frame. This included any interpretation from physically constructed and manipulated photographs to staged scenes to documentary imagery.
Dana Stirling and Yoav Friedlander are the co-founders and editors of Float Photo Magazine, a virtual space that showcases young artist from all over the world, from portfolio features to Instagram takeovers and online exhibitions. Float brings together well-known photographers and young artists to share, learn, and offer opportunities for exposure and community. Float aims to establish a place of creativity and inspiration.
Dana Stirling is a still life and fine art photographer born in Jerusalem, Israel 1989, and based in Queens, NY. Dana received her MFA From the School of Visual Arts in Photography, Video and Related Media and has a BA from Hadassah College Jerusalem in Photographic Communications (2013). Dana’s work has been showcased internationally and published in numerous publications around the world.
Yoav Friedlander is a fine art photographer who specializes in both scale models and landscape photography. Born 1985 Israel and based in Queens, NY. He earned his B.A in Photography from Hadassah College Jerusalem (2011), and his MFA from the School of Visual Arts (2014). Friedländer has exhibited his work internationally at Belfast Photo Festival, Dusseldorf Photo Weekend, Eretz Israel Museum and at the Bronx Museum of the Art.
Artist Included: Kelly Ciurej, Aaron Wax, Aline Smithson, Alexander Diaz, Mariah Karson, Amy Friend, Alessandro Ciccarelli, Heidi Clapp - Temple, Sam Marie, Alec Kaus, Poli Blum, Rachel Jump, Mélanie Desriaux, Donna Cooper Hurt, Jennifer Garza-Cuen, Susan Keiser, Maryanne Gobble, Lily Mayfield, Conner Gordon, Chloe Meynier, Jeanette May, Anna Eveslage, Angelina Kidd, Kelly Magee, Teresa Meier, Kumi Oguro, Shannon Smith, Pavel Romaniko, Jason Tannen, Ashley Parker Owens, Hiro Tanaka, Zhiyuan Yang