2014 Calendar

March 3rd

Paducah Photo 2014 opens for submissions

April 19th

Deadline for submissions: 11:59pm CST

April 29th

Accepted Artists Notified

May 30th

Deadline for accepted works delivered at Yeiser Art Center, matted, framed and ready to hang at 5PM

June 7th

Show opens to public at Yeiser Art Center
Opening reception, remarks, and awards presentation, 5pm - 7pm

July 26th

Exhibition closes

August 2nd

Last day to pick up hand-delivered entries

August 8th

Postmark deadline for return shipping

2014 Juror : Mary Anne Redding

Redding has been the Chair of the Photography Department at the Santa Fe University of Art & Design since January 2012. For the previous five years she was the Curator of Photography at the New Mexico History Museum/Palace of the Governors where she curated two major exhibitions: Contemplative Landscape and Through the Lens: Creating Santa Fe. Recent exhibitions include: In/Visible Borders: 19 New Mexico Photographers at the Marion Center for Photographic Arts and the Santa Fe Community Gallery; David Taylor: Working the Line at the New Mexico History Museum; A Passionate Light: The SX-70 Polaroids of H. J. Waldrum at the Albuquerque Museum of Art; and Separating Species & Grasslands at 516 ARTS, Albuquerque. Previous professional positions include: Director and Curator at the New Mexico State University Art Gallery, and, Executive Director and Curator of the Light Factory in Charlotte, NC. Redding has published numerous essays on photography and contemporary art. Recent publications include Gila: Radical Visions/The Enduring Silence, Photographs by Michael P. Berman; Light in the Desert: Photographs by Tony O’Brien. and Through the Lens: Creating Santa Fe; all published by the MNM Press; and, Grasslands/Separating Species published by Radius Books in conjunction with the exhibition at 516 ARTS in Albuquerque. 

Regional Showcase

This year's Paducah Photo 2014 includes a second venue that will feature photography by regional photographers. The Paducah Photo 2014, Regional Showcase exhibition will be held concurrently at Maiden Alley Cinema with the Paducah Photo 2014. For more information please see "About the Competition".