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Soho Photo Gallery is pleased to announce its annual International Portfolio Competition. Three selected portfolios will be awarded solo exhibits in April, May and June, 2020.

About the Competition
Soho Photo Gallery, located in lower Manhattan is New York City’s longest-running cooperative photography gallery. The gallery is awarding solo shows to three winning photographers. A panel of jurors will make their initial selections based on digital submissions. Final selections will be based on prints.

The Jurors
Members of Soho Photo Gallery’s Portfolio Review Committee will jury the competition. The committee has reviewed thousands of portfolios since the gallery’s beginning in 1971. In so doing, the gallery has exhibited prints by some of the finest contemporary photographers throughout the world.

The competition is open to all photographers 18 or older, excluding members of Soho Photo Gallery.

One portfolio consisting of 12-20 compositionally and technically strong images, with a consistent theme or topic.

The Sponsor
Pina Zangaro, designers and manufacturers of fine presentation books, is providing customized portfolio boxes for each winning photographer. 

Fee, Commission & Insurance
US$65.00, payable using the link below.

Soho Photo Gallery shall receive a 30% commission for any sales.  While reasonable efforts will be made to protect your work while it is in our possession, we are not legally responsible for it. Consider obtaining your own insurance coverage. Work remaining in the gallery beyond 30 days after the closing of the show shall become the property of the gallery.

Deadline for Entries
January 16, 2020



Larry Davis

Larry Davis

International Portfolio Competition Coordinator

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