Merlinka festival is accepting submissions from emerging and established artists and photographers from Europe* for its Queer Europe Photo Exhibition.
Emerging and established artists and photographers are invited to submit up to three photos that creatively display facets of what being queer in Europe means today, that will be a part of group exhibition. The Jury will choose the best photos based on originality, composition, expression of theme and personal expression.
Venue and dates:
Creative District – Novi Sad (Serbia) 21-30 November 2022
Belgrade Youth Center – Belgrade (Serbia) 8-11 December 2022
You can submit your proposal until 1 October 2022, at midnight (GMT+2)
How to Submit:
Submit all required entry materials via firstname.lastname@example.org
Biography with first and last name, nationality, country and city of residence, contact info.
Photo (max 3) with title, description, statement, year and location (JPG, 72dpi, 1500 pixels longest dimension)
The files must be titled with the photographer’s name and a sequential image number.
All submissions will be reviewed and evaluated by our Jury. Only selected artists will be notified by 10 October 2022. All selected photos will be a part of a group exhibition Queer Europe and the Jury will select the three best works. All selected photos will be presented in the official catalog.
Digital files of the selected photos will be used for press and publicity purposes and may be featured on Merlinka festival website and social media accounts. Merlinka festival reserves the right to display, reproduce and publish in any media, any entry, without payment, for the sole purpose of Queer Europe Photo Exhibition – this year and in the future – and its promotion and publicity.
Select photographs that best represent your practice and prepare a written statement about your work.
Photographs can be shot in any format, using any camera, on film or digital, B&W or color.
Merlinka festival will be responsible for the printing and the size of selected photos.
If you have additional questions, please write to us.
Europe: All Member States of the European Union + Iceland, Norway, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, North Macedonia, Montenegro, Republic of Serbia, Georgia, Ukraine, Moldova, Belarus, Russia, Armenia, Turkey and Azerbaijan.