40th Anniversary for this beloved exhibition.
As with any competition there is the prize money. This show offers an exhibition for the top three winners AND
one lucky piece chosen for permanent collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
JANUARY 23 – MARCH 19
Perkins Center Moorestown Gallery
Erik James Montgomery
Fine Art Photographer, Teaching Artist, and Instructor
Perkins Center for the Arts now requires all artists entering exhibitions to hold a Perkins Membership. Membership may be purchased before or during artwork drop off. For more information about membership, visit here.
Saturday, February 20, 5:00 – 8:00 PM
Awards Ceremony at 6:00 PM
Free and Open to the Public
Virtual Reception Sign Up Here
Receiving of Artwork
Works must be delivered for jury on:
Friday, January 15, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday, January 16, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Pick-Up of Unaccepted Work
Friday, January 22, 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Saturday, January 23, 12:00 – 4:00 PM
Pick-Up of Accepted Work
Friday, March 19, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Saturday March 20, 12:00 – 4:00 PM
Three artists will be invited by Perkins Center’s Curators for inclusion in a future exhibition at our Collingswood Gallery in 2022.
Museum Purchase Award
One photo in the exhibition will be selected by Peter Barberie Curator of Photographs, The Philadelphia Museum of Art for their permanent collection. The maximum payment to the artist for the Purchase Award (funded by Perkins Center) is $600.
Hours & Location
- Monday – Friday 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
- Saturday 12:00 – 4:00 PM