KCSCP Current Works 2017 Call Deadline 8/31/17


October 13 – November 10, 2017
Kansas City Artists Coalition’s Mallin and Jacqueline B. Charno Galleries
201 Wyandotte Street, KCMO 64105

The Kansas City Society for Contemporary Photography‘s third annual juried member photography exhibition presented in partnership with the Kansas City Artists Coalition.

June 1                          Call open on www.callforentry.org
August 31                     Entry submissions due
September 13               Notification of artists begins
September 30               Artwork due at KCAC 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
October 13                   Opening Reception, 6 – 8 p.m.
November 10                Exhibition ends
November 11                Pick up works, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.


Keith Davis, Senior Curator, Photography at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art will judge the exhibition.

Davis received his B.S. degree (1974) from Southern Illinois University and his M.A. (1979) from the University of New Mexico. In 1978-79 he held a research internship at the George Eastman House, Rochester, NY. He guided the growth of the Hallmark Photographic Collection from 1979 to 2005. When the collection was transferred to the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in late 2005, he became the museum’s founding curator of photography.

Davis has curated nearly one hundred exhibitions and is the author of about 35 books books and catalogues, including: An American Century of Photography: From Dry-Plate to Digital (1999); American Horizons: The Photographs of Art Sinsabaugh (2004); The Art of Frederick Sommer (2005); The Origins of American Photography: From Daguerreotype to Dry-Plate (2007); The Photographs of Homer Page (2009); Timothy H. O’Sullivan: The King Survey Photographs (2011); The Photographs of Ray K. Metzker (2012); Emmet Gowin (2013); Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath (2015); and The Life and Work of Sid Grossman (2016).

Davis received an NEH Fellowship in 1986, and was included in James Stourton’s Great Collectors of Our Time: Art Collecting Since 1945 (2007). He has lectured extensively and taught the history of photography at the undergraduate and graduate levels from 1978 to 2005.

A submission of up to 5 images is $70.

KCSCP members receive a discount of 50% off this fee. The discount code MUST input at the time of entry and before checkout is completed.

Non-members pay $70 which includes submission for up to 5 images and a one year membership in KCSCP.

KCSCP uses CaFÉ at www.CallForEntry.org for submissions. You must create a free profile and upload media. Then scroll down in “CaFÉ Listings” to CURRENT WORKS 2017 ,  click VIEW MORE INFO, read then click APPLY TO THIS CALL follow instructions.