You are invited to participate in Artists Wanted’s annual photography competition: EXPOSURE. This opportunity is open to photographers of all backgrounds – everyone who participates will receive a portfolio and rewards from our sponsors. One winner as selected by our influential judges will have their work made famous. Photographers, this is your moment.

Your Extended Deadline is Monday, June 7th.
Send us your best work now at:

Our panel of judges including acclaimed photographer & filmmaker Lauren Greenfield, New York Times Photo Editor Maura Foley, MoMA Curator Nora Lawrence and JPG Magazine Founders Derek Powazek & Heather Powazek Champ, will choose one photographer for the Grand Prize:
$10,000 cash *AND* 1-year FREE living at a $1.2 million apartment at The Edge in New York City
A Major Manhattan Gallery Reception. Our gallery openings usually attract over 1,000 art enthusiasts and press.
Airfare & shipping of you work to and from New York City for the event.
An international publicity campaign, making your photos famous.

The public will also cast their vote and the highest rated portfolio will receive the People’s Choice Award:
$2,000 in cash
A Manhattan gallery reception
Airfare & shipping to and from New York City for the event

All participants will receive:
An online portfolio searchable by gallerists, press and commercial buyers; A free digital subscription to JPG Magazine; $100 in discounts and credits from; and discounts and freebies from our generous sponsors.

What is this all about?
Our goal is simple, to find new talent and expose it to the world. Artists Wanted was formed a few years ago by a few creatives working in Brooklyn. Our first hand experience in the art world was the inspiration for creating this bold new platform for finding your talent and connecting you to the larger art world. Beyond the main winners we look for opportunities for everyone who enters. Your portfolio is yours to share with the world and our artist search engine will also bring constant attention to your work.

What do I get by entering?
You receive an online portfolio of your work that you can use to share your images with the world. You can edit it as much as you like and the are no recurring costs. Further, you keep the sales rights to all your images. Our artist search engine will connect interested collectors, gallerists and art enthusiasts to what you create.
Click here to give it a try.

Everyone who enters will also receive a free digital subscription to JPG Magazine, $100 in discounts and credits from, and other discounts and freebies from our generous sponsors.

Who is eligible to enter?
Photographers of all levels and styles are invited to participate. Our last open-call received entries from over 70 countries. By participating in this competition you are joining an international conversation about photography, art and the power of the image.

This is your opportunity to capture the moment and share your talent with the world. Send us your most powerful photographs:

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