Sept. 9, 2017
Digital Entry Submission Deadline
Sept. 16, 2017
List of Accepted Photographs Posted
Oct. 4 to 8, 2017
Submit photographs in one of three
Oct. 12, 2017
Photographs on view for Peoples
Oct. 14, 2017
Public Reception: 4:00 to 8:00
Nov. 15, 2017
Nov. 16 to 17
Pick up unsold photographs
First place $250: This image will
be featured on the cover of the 2018 Edgmont Township Calendar
Second place $100: This image will be featured in a 2018
advertisement and poster promoting area businesses through the Edgmont
Business & Professional Association (ETBPA)
Third Place $50
Peoples Choice Award $75: Photograph garnering the
most votes by exhibit visitors Oct. 12 14.
Honorable Mentions: $50 gift certificate to Beauty Art Gallery
Other awards to be announced.
Winners will be recognized at a reception
at Beauty Art Gallery, 3857 Providence Rd., Newtown Sq., Saturday,
October 14, 2017 at 6:30 pm. The reception is open to the public
and free of charge.
How to Submit
/ Rules of Contest
By submitting an entry, each contestant
agrees to the rules of the contest and states that they are 18 years
old or older. All entries must be salable.
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1. Entries. Your photographs can
be any image that you think is notable. Photographs that violate
or infringe upon another persons rights, including but not
limited to copyright, are not eligible. Suggested categories are
animals, details, history, landscape, structures. Photographs must
be created in Edgmont Township since January 1, 2014.
2. Entry Fee. There is a $30.00
entry fee for one to three photographs entered; $5.00 for each additional
entry. Limit of five photographs permitted. Payments by credit card,
paypal or check at time of entry.
3. Entry Format. All entries must
be submitted digitally by September 9, 2017. Photograph images must
be high resolution 300 DPI .jpg. Digital image size must be at least
10 inches along the longest dimension. Any image with a watermark
will not be accepted. A digital signature is allowed. Submit via
email or deliver to Beauty Art Gallery on an SD Card, Flash Drive
or CD. Beauty Art Gallery, 3857 Providence Rd. #200, Newtown Square,
PA 19073. Phone 610-353-4569. Email to
Name files in this format : first name_last
EX: Jane_Smith_1.jpg. Complete an entry section for each photograph
5. Judging. A minimum of 1 work
per entrant will be selected for display. Entries will be judged
by a review team comprised of members of the local residential,
business and arts communities. Entries will be judged for:
Jurors for the competition are photographer
Amie Potsic, executive director of Main Line Art Center; Edgmont
Township supervisor Hank Winchester, III; Realtor and ETBPA board
member David Joslin; and Beauty Gallery owner Paula Jackson.
6. Notification. The list of accepted
photographs will be emailed to participants on September 16, 2017.
The list will be posted also at www.BeautyArtGallery.net/EdgmontPhotographs
Photographs chosen for the exhibition
must be presented at Beauty Art Gallery on or before the submission
dates (Oct. 4 to 8). Submit in one of three formats, as you wish:
Photographs can measure up to 16 x 20 inches maximum (320 square
inches). Mat and frame up to 3 inches wide may be added). If your
work requires a larger size, please call to discuss.
Submitting an entry constitutes agreement
with all the conditions of this exhibit. Beauty Art Gallery assumes
the right to use digital images of any accepted work for publicity
1. Artist agrees to use of a digital image of his/her work if chosen
for the Edgmont Business & Professional Association Poster and
Ad to be published in 2018. Artist retains copyright.
2. Artist agrees to use of a digital image of his / her work if
chosen for the Edgmont Township 2018 calendar. Artist retains copyright.
3. Artist agrees to use of a digital image of her/his work for the
promotion of this exhibit.
4. Sale of photographs displayed at Beauty Art Gallery must be conducted
through the gallery. The Gallery will retain 40% of the final sale
5. Although Beauty Art Gallery handles artwork with care, Beauty
Art Gallery assume no responsibility for damage or loss of work
while in transit or during the exhibition.
6. Beauty Art Gallery is monitored by security system.
7. Beauty Art Gallery reserves the right to decline artwork that
is not suited for this exhibition.
8. Photographs may not have been previously shown at Beauty Gallery.
9. The submitted printed photograph will be representative of the
digital image that was accepted.
10. Hanging and positioning is at the discretion of Beauty Art Gallery
11. Accepted works must remain on exhibit for the duration.
Sponsorship of additional awards is available.
Contact Paula Jackson, Beauty Art Gallery, 610-353-4569 for information.
Environs & Details 2017 Photography Contest Entry Form