MONDO GALERIA presents the first INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY PRIZE MONDO GALERIA focused on finding new talent on the world´s photography production.
The theme for this contest will be FREE, focusing on photography narrative through a group of images. The contestants will have to provide a corpus of work conformed of 5 to 10 original photographs and a conceptual introduction text describing the idea behind them.
To broaden our selection criteria we have form a jury of professiolnals around the world specialized on different fields of photography.
The jury members are:
Claudio Composti (art director Mc2 Gallery and Preriscope Photoscouting in Milan, Italy) www.mc2gallery.it
Matthieu Foss (director of FOCUS photography festival in Mumbai, India) www.focusfestivalmumbai.com
Anna Sever (director of ASA photography Agency in Madrid, Spain) www.asa-agency.com
Renato D´Agostin (venetian photographer based in New York, USA) www.renatodagostin.com
Diego Alonso (director of MONDO GALERIA, Madrid-Ibiza, Spain) www.mondogaleria.com
Javier Silva Meinel (peruvian photographer, Lima, Perú) Javier Silva Meinel
All submissions will be reviewed by the jury and graded through a system of points in 3 steps, until 1 winner and 9 runners up are selected.
1 of the 9 runners up will receive as a special prize a grant for a residence at LA NEOMUDEJAR, Madrid.
The winner will have a solo exhibition at MONDO GALERIA – Madrid during PHOTOESPAÑA 2017 festival.
1 image selected from each of the 9 runners up will be presented at MONDO GALERIA – Madrid during that exhibition.
All works will be produced by Imagen Decor. Laboratorio Digital
Deadline for submissions is 1st March 2017 at 24hs (Madrid time, CET, UTC/GMT +1 hour).
The winner will be announced on April 1st 2017.