LENS 2019 – National Juried Photography Exhibition
Total awards: 750 $
Join 40 $

Info & Rules

Contest info


Perspective Gallery announced their tenth annual juried exhibition of photography, LENS 2019. Photographers are invited to submit work for possible inclusion in the exhibition. All subject matter and photographic processes are welcome.

JUROR: NATASHA EGAN, Director of the Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago

Natasha Egan is the executive director of the Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago (MoCP), where she was previously the associate director and curator since 2000. She has organized over fifty exhibitions with a focus on contemporary Asian art and artists concerned with societal issues, such as the environment, war, and economics.

SUBMISSIONS Artists are invited to submit up to five (5) photographic images in JPEG form. Images must have been created within the past five years. Artists should complete the entry form and upload their images at: http://perspectivegallery.slideroom.com

ENTRY FEE The fee for submitting up to five (5) images is $40. The fee is non-refundable.

Deadline for entries: January 14, 2019 Notification of acceptance: January 24, 2019 Deadline for delivery of work: February 17, 2019 Show opens: February 28, 2019 Opening reception and awards: March 2, 2019 Show closes: March 31, 2019 Pickup of hand-delivered work: March 31, 2019 Return shipment of work: April 3, 2019

AWARDS Juror’s Award: $300 1st runner-up: $200 2nd runner-up: $150

Number of winners






Start date

5 November 2018  -  14 January 2019


5 November 2018  -  14 January 2019


5 November 2018  -  14 January 2019



Juror’s Award: $300
1st runner-up: $200
2nd runner-up: $150
Perspective members' choice: $50
People's choice: $50


Age restriction: /

Available for citizens: Worldwide