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The Print Center Annual International Competition


Further details and entry at the Print Center
Deadline 14 November 11.59PM EST (United States time)

The Print Center's Annual International Competition is one of the most prestigious and oldest competitions in the United States. The Print Center is particularly interested in highlighting local, national and international artists who utilize photography and printmaking in intriguing ways, both in content and process. Artists who use printmaking and/or photography as critical components of their work, or whose work pushes the boundaries of traditional photographic and printmaking practices, are encouraged to enter.

92nd Annual International Competition

Awards + Prizes

* Solo Exhibitions at The Print Center to be held May - August 2018

* The Stinnett Philadelphia Museum of Art Collection Award

* Michener Art Museum Photography Patrons Circle Purchase Prize

* Online Exhibition of finalists and semifinalists

* Over $2,000 in purchase, cash and material prizes, including a new prize from the Awagami Factory, Japan

Solo Exhibitions

Three artists will be selected from the finalists to receive solo exhibitions in 2018 at The Print Center, Philadelphia.

The Stinnett Philadelphia Museum of Art Collection Award

Selected by the Department of Prints, Drawings and Photographs at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, one work will be accessioned into the Philadelphia Museum of Art's Permanent Collection.

Michener Art Museum Photography Patrons Circle Purchase Prize

Selected by the Curatorial Department of the Michener Art Museum, one photograph by an American artist will be accessioned into the Museum's Permanent Collection, with a preference for photography representing the Mid-Atlantic region.

 Online Exhibitions

Jurors select finalists and semifinalists which are featured in an online exhibition mounted on The Print Center's website.

Earlier Event: 4 October
Design Disruptors Film Screening