Student Exhibit: Street Stories

Viewpoint Photographic Art Center invites all college and high school students of photography to submit photographs for an exhibit in the Viewpoint Step Up Gallery. This exhibit, titled Street Stories, will run from May 9 through June 3, 2017.

Street Photography is all about telling a story. “The decisive moment” was a phrase coined by Henri Cartier-Bresson, one of the earliest practitioners of street photography. “The decisive moment” is where everything comes together in a perfect moment, and you hit the shutter. The essence of street photography is about documenting everyday life and society on the streets.

Please DOWNLOAD THE PROSPECTUS for this exhibit for full details on preparing and submitting your images, terms and conditions, and the entry form (to be printed and submitted with accepted images).

Important dates:

March 1 – Entry period begins
April 8 – Entry period ends at 5:00 p.m.
April 11-14 – Entries juried for acceptance
April 15 – Photographers notified of acceptance
April 29 – Accepted entries due at Viewpoint
May 9 – Street Stories exhibit opens at noon
May 12 – Members and Artists Reception, 6:00 to 8:30 p.m.
May 13 – Second Saturday Reception, 5:30 until 8:3:30 p.m.
June 3 – Exhibit closes at 5:00 p.m.
June 6 – First day to pick up unsold prints

We look forward to seeing your Street Stories!


Thank you to our sponsors!

Kenneth Meyers, Robert W. Baird & Co.
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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