Call for Artists: #somewhereindesmoines photo contest

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Have you ever noticed odd places “somewhere in Des Moines” worth a photograph? Would you share those moments with us?

Tatiana Gia - “creator” of #somewhereindesmoines film photography - and Limited Space teamed up to give us this opportunity. They created a photo contest during the Art Week Opening Reception Limited Space III (https://www.facebook.com/events/819431168426730/)

This FB event is the place to participate in the photo contest and enter your favorite #somewhereindesmoines photos.

Criteria of acceptance should be inspired by the #somewhereindesmoines photo style. To become familiar with the style, check:
- Instagram: @Tatianagia photos or follow the hashtag: #somewhereindesmoines
- Tumblr: https://somewhereindesmoines.tumblr.com


Read more about the photo contest's rules below:

**ELIGIBILITY
- Submitted photos must strictly be located in Des Moines, IA
- Photos can be digital or analog, color, or B&W.
- Photos must NOT contain any controversial materials at any time.

**HOW TO SUBMIT?
1) Post your photos on the FB event page to enroll in the contest – Max 5/person
2) Each entry must include: A location (street name in Des Moines), a day of the week and time as the title (i.e.: Photo taken on SW 9th St. on a Tuesday, 4.35pm)
3) Entries deadline: June 17th, midnight.

**SELECTION PROCESS:
Tatiana, the juror, will 1) review all the submissions posted on FB carefully on Monday, June 17th, 2) will select the best one 3) will create a master slideshow containing the best-accepted entries that will be projected at the Art Week opening reception Limited Space III.

**ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE WINNERS:
During Limited Space III Art Week opening reception, three (3) winners will be announced near 9pm. Winners must be present at the event to collect the awards.

**AWARD/PRIZES (3)
- Best of the show: A large print ( ) + a set of postcard
- 2nd price: A medium size print ( ) + 2 postcards of choice
- 3rd price: A small size print ( ) + 1 postcard of choice

Pro&Amature | Prizes | Now | You | DSM | Good Luck!

#LimitedSpaceDSM
#ArtWeekDSM2019


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