21st Statewide Photographic Competition Call for Entry


Open to all photographic artists who presently reside in the state of Utah.

Participants are limited to a total of two entries. All prints must be original, completed within the last two years, and not have previously been exhibited in a juried exhibit sponsored by the Eccles Art Center.

All prints must be framed, fully assembled, including wire for hanging, and ready for exhibition display. PHOTOS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED IN CLIP FRAMES. Works will not be accepted with only alligator hardware, D-ring, V-ring or keyhole hangers under any circumstance.

The jurors or the Art Center may also refuse works which are not suitable for exhibition in the Gallery because of size or liability.

Work selected for the exhibition must remain for the duration of the show. No changes will be allowed.

The submission of entries gives the Eccles Art Center the right to reproduce work for publicity and educational purposes.


The entry fee for Eccles Art Center members in good standing is $5.00 per entry. Non-members may enter at $10.00 per entry.   Entry fees are not refundable and are placed toward the presentation of   monetary awards.


Work will be received in the Main Gallery of the Eccles Art Center, 2580 Jefferson Avenue, Ogden, Utah on:

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Thursday, January 24, 2019 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Entries must be clearly identified with photographer's name, title of work, and either price or insurance value. Work not for sale must be marked "NFS" on entry forms with a value for insurance purposes given.

Tags will be provided for identification at time of entry. Self-addressed jury   results cards, filled out by the entrant at registration, will be mailed as notification of jury results.


Work not exhibited must be picked up by Monday, February 4, during the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Work included in the exhibit will be on display February 1, through February 23, 2019.  Work from the exhibit must be picked up by February 26 between the hours of  9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.


Every reasonable precaution will be taken to protect work submitted. The Eccles Art Center will not accept responsibility for damage due to poor or incorrect framing.


A price or insurance value must be indicated for all items entered. The Eccles Art Center will retain a 35% commission on sales. Sales will be   encouraged. Any item sold will remain on display until the end of the exhibit.


Four Honorable Mention awards of $100 each, and one Best of Show award of $300 will be chosen by the Juror. .


Awards and cash recognition for the Twenty– first  Statewide Photographic Competition will be posted  Friday, February 1, 2019, at 5:00 p.m., followed by  a reception for all the photographers, friends, EAC patrons and members of the community until  8 p.m. in association with Ogden’s Art Stroll.