Student Exhibit: The Humor Around Us

Exhibit Dates: 
Wednesday, Apr. 6 to Saturday, May. 7
Artist Reception: 
Sunday, Apr. 10 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
2nd Saturday Opening: 
Saturday, Apr. 9 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm


OPEN CALL: Viewpoint Photographic Art Center invites all college and high school students of photography to submit photographs for an exhibition at Viewpoint Photographic Art Center’s Step Up Gallery. This exhibition, entitled The Humor Around Us, will run from April 6, 2022 to May 7, 2022 in conjunction with the Photography Month, which is happening region-wide throughout April 2022.

First, Second and Third Place winners will receive cash awards in the amount of $150, $100 and $75 respectively.  All students who are accepted for the exhibition will receive a free one-year Viewpoint membership.


SUBMISSION DEADLINE: January 02, 2022 Entry period ends at midnight.

OPEN CALL BONUS: Open Show Sacramento and Viewpoint Photographic Art Center are partnering for the 3rd edition of Photography Month Sacramento April 2022 celebrating our regions incredible student talent from young artists still in high school to graduating college level photographers.

We are delighted to open this Call for Submission to any Student who has a print accepted into the Viewpoint Student 2022 show. All students whose work is accepted for the Viewpoint Student Exhibition “THE HUMOR AROUND US” will be invited to submit a photo-based project to compete for the 5 slots available for this one-time event.

April 19th at Viewpoint: Five Student Artists will be curated from the winning students to present a slideshow of their photo-based project, and each Presenter will have 15 minutes to introduce and discuss their project. An audience Q&A will follow with questions being presented by the moderator.


Thank you to our sponsors!

Kenneth Meyers
Meyers Investment Group of Baird

Platinum Sponsor


Viewpoint Photographic Art Center is the proud recipient of a SMAC Cultural Arts Award grant.

Individual Sponsorships
(Luminance Level & Above)

Diane Tempest

J.B. Jones



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