struc – ture : anatomy, architecture, arrangement, build, complex, configuration, conformation, construction, design, fabrication, format, formation, frame, framework, interrelation, make, morphology, order, organization, skeleton, system.
Without structure a sentence would just be words ….. Without structure a classroom would be chaos ….. Without structure a beehive would not be a hairdo …..
Forty five to fifty images will be selected for exhibition and a Blurb full color catalogue of the exhibit with all the accepted entries will be available for purchase. Awards are $325 for Juror’s Award, $250 and an exhibition catalogue for Director’s Award, five Honorable Mentions each receiving an exhibition catalogue and $100 for Visitors’ Choice Award.
Creativity is encouraged.
Sean Perry will be the juror for Structure. Sean is a fine-art photographer based in New York City & Austin, Texas; his work explores the relationship between man & the built environment. He is currently photographing and exhibiting a series on New York entitled Monolith, as well as recently exhibiting the dreamscape of temporary environments, Fairgrounds.
Perry attended Berklee College of Music and was a working musician before turning to photography in 1996. His photographs have been acquired by notable private collectors as well as collections of the Museum Fine Arts Houston, the Amon Carter Museum, the Wittliff Gallery of Southwestern & Mexican Photography, and the Harry Ransom Center.
Cloverleaf Press published Perry's first limited edition book, Transitory in 2006, and followed with a second title, Fairgrounds in the Fall of 2008. In 2009 he was selected as a finalist for the Hasselblad Masters award for his work and book Fairgrounds. His photographs have been published widely including the New York Times Sunday Magazine, Graphis, Camera Arts, New York Magazine and American Photography, as well as having been exhibited in Washington, New York, California and Texas in the United States - Hong Kong, Copenhagen and London abroad.
Perry serves as a professor of photography at the School of Visual Arts in New York City and ACC in Austin, Texas. He frequently contributes his photographs to auctions that benefit photographic and social concerns.