NEW International Photography Prize
We are delighted to launch a new international photography prize – PhotoX 2017.
Produced by ArtGeminiPrize in collaboration with Green Rooms Hotel – London’s first arts-led hotel – PhotoX aims to discover and showcase international contemporary photography by artists worldwide.
The open photography contest offers over £2000 cash prizes plus photographic prizes – including prize for the best monochrome entry, a public choice prize, print voucher generously supported by Genesis Imaging and an Artist Residency Prize at the Green Rooms Hotel – and two curated exhibitions in London – Green Rooms Hotel and the New Artist Fair Truman Brewery.
PhotoX 2017 Winners Announced
[1st prize £1000]
Matthew Joseph, River People – Louis, 2017
[2nd prize £500]
Samye Asher, Prussia Cave, 2015
[Monochrome Prize £250]
A.R. Shah, Onward, 2012
[Artist Residency Prize]– 5 nights hotel @GreenRooms
Jakub Pasierkiewicz, Natural Resemblance VIII, 2016
PhotoX 2017 Shortlist.
Invitation to the Private View of “PhotoX Finalists Exhibition” in London on 22nd June 6.30 – 9 pm at the Green Rooms, N22 6UW.
For more information, see Facebook link
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The exhibition continues 23 June – 1 July. 10 – 6pm, open daily
PhotoX 2017 Judging Panel
We are delighted to welcome judges Dr Michael Pritchard FRPS, Chief Executive, Royal Photographic Society; David Kilpatrick, publisher and editor of f2 Freelance Photographer, Cameracraft, publisher of Master Photography, and regular technical contributor to the British Journal of Photography; Brian Griffin, one of the most unconventional, renowned and influential creative portrait photographers working in Britain today; Cristina Cellini Antonini, Founder & Co-Director, ArtRooms; Hania Farrell, award-winning international photographer.
PhotoX Launch Reception
Come and join us for a celebration launch on Thursday 12 January 6 – 8.30pm at the GreenRooms Hotel, 13-27 Station Rd, Wood Green, London N22 6UW
Our Venue – The Green Rooms
Hosted at the ground-breaking new The Green Rooms. Supported by the Mayor of London, The Green Rooms is the UK’s first arts hotel. We invite you to join us on the 12th on the ground floor. Later this year, the exhibition will be hosted across the hotel and in their stunning multi-use gallery, with high ceilings, polished wood flooring, a beautiful original central skylight which can accommodate up to 200 people. The interior has been lovingly restored by renowned London architects SODA.
The GreenRooms, 13-27 Station Road, Wood Green, London, N22 6UW. The Green Rooms enjoys a prime position directly opposite Wood Green Underground Station, on the Piccadilly Line, and just 12 minutes from King’s Cross.
PhotoX 2017 Timeline
- Jan 12th – PhotoX 2017 launch and call for entries
- April 30th – PhotoX competition closes
- May 9th-15th – First stage judging, selection through online portal
- June 21st, 16.00 – 18.00 – Second stage judging, physical selection at the GreenRooms.
- June 22nd, 18.00 – 21.00 – Private View and announcement of the winners with prize presentation (by invitation only).
- June 22nd – July 1st – Exhibition of the 35 shortlisted works, with workshops, portfolio reviews and seminars running during the two weeks.