Juried Photography Exhibition
May 2-26, 2019
Perspective Gallery is looking forward to receiving entries from students for the eighth annual juried exhibition of Chicago area high school photography. All subject matter and photographic processes are welcome.


Jay Wolke lives and works in Chicago, Illinois. He has had solo exhibitions at the Art Institute of Chicago, the St. Louis Art Museum, Harvard University and the California Museum of Photography. His photographs are in the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York, the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, the Art Institute of Chicago and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

He is currently a Professor of Photography at Columbia College Chicago. Wolke has received grants and awards from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Illinois Arts Council, Focus Infinity Fund and the Ruttenberg Arts Foundation.

Deadline: March 15, 2019

Submission of entries: February 1-March 15, 2019
Notification of acceptance: April 5, 2019
Deadline for delivery of works: April 25-28, 2019
Show opens: May 2, 2019
Opening reception and awards: May 4, 2019
Show closes: May 26, 2019
Pick up of work: May 24-26, 2019

Juror’s Award: $100
1st runner-up: $75
2nd runner-up: $50

No fee required

Artists are invited to submit up to three (3) photographs via e-mail. Images should be formatted as follows: sRGB; 72dpi; sized between 1,000 and 1,500 pixels on the longest side; flattened, jpg format; Each image should be identified as follows: Last name_image Title. The e-mail must include the following: Full name, School, Teacher, phone and address (for sales commissions).
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Artists will receive 100% of the sales price of any work sold.

All work must be framed or mounted with hanging wire (no sawtooth hangers).
Scholarships may be available to assist with framing costs with a recommendation from a teacher/counselor. From 4/25 – 4/28, during normal gallery hours, artist may hand deliver their work to Perspective Gallery, which is located at 1310 1/2B Chicago Avenue, Evanston, IL. Gallery hours are Thursday-Saturday, 12-6, and Sunday, 12-5.
Questions? E-mail us at or call 224-200-1155. You can also find this prospectus at
Perspective Group and Photography Gallery is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) community-oriented cooperative whose purpose is to promote fine art photography.
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