The Belfast Photo Festival is Northern Ireland's international premier visual arts festival and photographic biennial competition. This major photographic event celebrates some of the finest national and international contemporary photography and visual culture, with the next festival taking place on June 2017.
Through a range of national and international interactive events the festival aims to inspire the countries future photographers, artists and entrepreneurs, offering new, exciting, welcoming and sometimes challenging experiences to audiences through the programme of events.
This year the theme has been left open to remove any restrictions; submissions must be photographic or lens-based but can include incorporations of other art forms with the photographic medium (i.e. performance, painting, sculpture, music, literature etc).
Each submission can include up to 6 images or a single .PDF file (Photo-book submissions). Submissions can be considered as a sequence or individually. If selected you agree to supply all photographs selected for exhibition, printed and professionally presented (framed/mounted and glassed), ready for hanging.
The author of each image submitted retain full ownership of the copyright in each entry.
Entrants are welcome to make more than one application but the nonrefundable 19 GBP (approx. 23 USD) will be payable for each application.
This competition is open to all photographers, artists, curators, archives, collectives from anywhere in the world.
Further Informations ⇣
For all further information about you need to consult the official website: http://www.belfastphotofestival.com/#open-submission-1