2012 03 26 PDN - The Curator

The Competition



The selected artists will be part of The Curator group show in New York City, summer 2012. The opening reception, which is open to the gallery-going public, will be attended by top industry creatives and personalities, all coming together for music, cocktails, and to celebrate your work! In addition, each chosen photographer will receive a two-page spread in PDN's July issue.

PDN has expanded our distribution of 25,000 to include over 5,000 creatives! Winning work will be seen by industry photo editors, art directors and art buyers! An extended gallery will be archived on PDNOnline.com.

Winners will also receive:

  • A $200 gift card from B&H
  • A $250 gift card from Moab
  • A DSLR camera
  • A PhotoServe portfolio
  • A PDN PhotoPlus Gold Expo Pass
  • A one-year subscription to PDN


Portraits, Nudes, Installation, Still Life, Abstract, Mixed Media, Nature, Street Photography, Photo Essay, Reportage, Student Work

For further information please visit the competition website.

Complies with the Bill of Rights

This competition meets all the standards set out in

the Bill of Rights For Artists


Competitions which meet all the standards set out in the Bill of Rights For Artists do not do any of the following -

  • claim copyright
  • claim exclusive use
  • seek waiving of moral rights
  • fail to give a credit for all free usage
  • add, alter, or remove metadata from submissions
  • seek usage rights other than for promoting the contest and no other purpose. Note that a book, posters, cards, or a calendar are seen as legitimate ways of promoting the contest and defraying costs
  • seek free usage rights in excess of 5 years
  • use the submissions commercially without the entrant's agreement, and such commercial usage is to be subject to a freely negotiated license independently of the competition.
  • make it a condition of winning that an entrant must sign a commercial usage agreement
  • fail to publish all documents on the competition website that an entrant may have to sign
  • fail to name the judges for this or last year's competition
  • fail to explicitly state all the organisations who will acquire rights to the submissions
  • set a closing date more than 18 months after the contest launch date
  • fail to make clear statements of rights claimed and how submissions are used.

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Report created on 31/01/2012 : 16:58:34

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