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The Sro Photo Gallery Competition. Deadline: March 27, 2015

The SRO (Standing Room Only) Photography Gallery at the TTU School of Art has a long history of providing emerging artists their first solo exhibitions.  Each year young photographic artists, from throughout the United States, working in all the various media in which photographs can be made, submit work for consideration by the SRO Committee.  Consisting of the Photography Faculty, MFA photography candidates and the Director of Landmark Arts, the Committee annually reviews the work of nearly 100 artists to select only eight exhibitions.  A typical year will present a healthy and diverse mix of photographic subjects, techniques, contents and media.
Submission deadline: March 27, 2015
Slideroom submission fee: $10
Click Here to apply to the 2015-2016 Call for SRO Photo Gallery Submissions.
Toview this year’s selected artists, visit landmarkarts.org
All entries are accepted through SlideRoom at ttuart.slideroom.com
The SRO Photo Gallery has its own blog. Go there to read interviews with the artists and engage in discussions concerning contemporary photographic art.
Kristen Swartz
SRO PhotoGallery Coordinator

Research fellowships at Harry Ransom Center, Texas. Deadline: Feb 1, 2013

The Harry Ransom Center, an internationally renowned humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, annually awards over 50 fellowships to support research projects in all areas of the humanities, including photography.

The Center’s photography collection includes the first photograph, created in 1826 byJoseph Nicéphore Niépce, the Helmut and Alison Gernsheim collection of nineteenth-century photography, and holdings of such twentieth-century photographers as E. O. GoldbeckWalker EvansFritz HenleRuth Robertson, and Arnold Newman, among others. The Ransom Center also houses the Magnum Photos collection as well as the archive of Elliott Erwitt. For more information about the Center’s photography collection, visit http://budurl.com/zhan.

The fellowships range from one to three months, with stipends of $3,000 per month. Also available are $1,200 to $1,700 travel stipends and dissertation fellowships with a $1,500 stipend. Complete applications for the 2013-2014 Research Fellowships in the Humanities must be received by February 1, 2013. More information about the fellowships and complete application instructions are available online at http://budurl.com/86sx.