How to Enter

Entries open 12 January 2017

  • Please read the terms and conditions carefully before completing the entry, as they will form the basis of the contract between you and the ArtGemini Prize/PhotoX.
  • Decide on the category and the number of works (maximum 6 entries) you wish to enter. You can submit your image now or at a later date if you are making new work. The contest is open to all photographers worldwide with no age limit.
  • Open  to all genres and styles of  photography including Architecture, Nature, Wildlife, People, Sport, Portrait, Travel, Street & Staged, Documentary & Photojournalism, B & W, Monochrome and Colour.
  • Register by completing the online registration form.
  • Images of works must be in jpeg format. Recommended ideal size is 1MB, with minimum size  250KB, maximum 2MB. For best viewing, we recommend a maximum resolution of 300 dpi and pixel dimension of 1024 pixels or more wide. Remember to provide a high-quality image, as it may be used on the website and in promotional material.
  • You must include the title of your work, the year it was created, medium and size including frame (maximum size 150 x 150cm). Limited edition print must declare the number of editions.
  • Only one image of each work must be submitted and should be titled with artist’s surname, then first name and title of work, eg LEE, John, ‘Untitled’
  • Any work submitted must be available for sale in the exhibition if shortlisted.
  • You must state an estimated sale price of the work, including VAT if you are registered, ie the price a gallery would normally charge. Sensible pricing is recommended.
  • An artist statement (max 100 words) is recommended and followed by a curriculum vitae (CV) if shortlisted.
  • You will need a credit/debit card ready to pay via Paypal. Use your full name for reference on your payment. You can easily sign up and register free at PayPal. You do not need a PayPal account for payment. Also a friend can pay on your behalf.
  • Please do not send your physical artwork to us unless you are notified that you are shortlisted.
  • Deadline extended until 8 May 2017

Entry fees:

Early Bird Entry – Save 20% if you pay your entry fee by 2 Feb 2017.

You can submit your entry images at a later date but this must be by 30 April 2017.

Early Bird 12 Jan – 2 Feb 2017   /   03 Feb – 30 April 2017   

First entry                        £16                                              £20

Up to 3 entries                £36                                              £45

Then additional entry     £8  per entry                            £10 per entry

Maximum 6 entries and entry fees are non-refundable.

Also see Terms and conditions.

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