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CALL for ENTRIES: Nocturne

2015 July 26

Learn more about the Nocturne exhibit at the Darkroom Gallery!a-maze-ingly

Popping corn is an art.  We consume bowls and bowls and bowls of popcorn at my house every night–organic, non-GMO cooked on the stove the same way it was done when I was little.  As a matter of fact, I believe my craving for popcorn is actually triggered by sunset.  I adore it toped by finely grated Parmesan & a sprinkle of chile powder.  My husband craves it with huge doses of freshly ground black pepper.  My son prefers it with just a sprinkle of sea salt.   That’s our nighttime popcorn trifecta.  This next Call is open to whole different kind of nighttime imagery.  Take a look…

Check out this Call for Entries from Darkroom Gallery (Essex Junction, VT) for Nocturne. $24 entry. We’re proud our readers have been both shown & awarded at Darkroom. Join their ranks

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Learn more about the Nocturne exhibit at the Darkroom Gallery!CALL



“Photographers have long embraced the literary and artistic tradition of the night as theme and subject in their work. The romantic notions and sense of mystery associated with the night, and the transformation from the mundane world to the unknown provide ample material for photographers to explore through their work.

“Darkroom Gallery is calling for nighttime imagery that conveys mystery, surrealism, isolation, loneliness, and time/timelessness.” –

Open to all artists 18+

MEDIA: Photography

DEADLINE: August 12, 2015

NOTIFICATION: August 21, 2015

ENTRY FEE: 4 for $24 (online)/$29 (email)

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Learn more about the Nocturne exhibit at the Darkroom Gallery!JUROR: Lance Keimig is best known for his night photographs–often made at the juncture of the built & natural environments.  Keimig has taught at the New England School of Photography in Boston since 2000, has also taught at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, The Photographic Resource Center at Boston University, The Houston Center for Photography & leads independent workshops across the country.

Keimig continues to teach night photography & light-painting workshops and leads photo tours to Iceland, Ireland, Scotland & Cuba. His photographs are held in numerous collections including The Art Complex Museum In Duxbury, Boston Athenaeum, Boston Public Library, and the Grace Museum in Abilene, TX.

AWARDS: Selected entries are included in a full color exhibit catalog & gallery exhibit. Plus: Juror’s Choice: 30×48″ image banner; People’s Choice – a free future entry; Honorable Mentions receive free exhibition catalogs and free entry in a future exhibition.

SALES: Free matting & framing of accepted entries, subject to standard sizes. For commission details, go to the bottom of the Submissions page!

For complete details, Read the Full Call!

Learn more about the Nocturne exhibit at the Darkroom Gallery!

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