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Photo Contest


2019 Open Juried Photography Contest

The Swain Arts Center will present the winners of the third annual Open Juried Photography Competition at a reception on Saturday, October 12 at 5 p.m.

2018 Winners 




Submissions should be made online no later than Monday, September 16 (JPG format, 2MB max per image).  Participants will be notified on September 23 if their submissions have been accepted for the competition.

Photos accepted for the competition should be delivered, framed, to the Swain Arts Center between 10:00 a.m. and noon – Monday, October 7

Judging – Wednesday, October 9

Photos accepted for the competition must meet the following criteria:

Minimum size: 11” x 14”
Maximum size: 36” x 48”
Prints on paper, metal or canvas
Framed with wire ready to hang


First (each category): $100
Second (each category): $75
Third (each category): $50

Honorable mentions: two to three

One Best of Show winner: $200

Application Form

I am submitting   photos for judging
Entry Fees
1 photo $15
2 photos $30
3 photos $45
4 photos $60
5 photos (max) $70

Instructions: Please email small JPEGs (max 2 MB per image) of your entries to Rachel Lackey at (We will request full-resolution copies of all chosen entries)

Entry fees are payable by credit card. When you've completed the above, click or tap below to make your payment.