Arnold Newman Prize For New Directions in Photographic Portraiture

2019 Call Now Open through July 15, 2019. Entries made through Submittable.


The Arnold Newman Prize for New Directions in Photographic Portraiture is a $20,000 prize awarded annually to a photographer whose work demonstrates a compelling new vision in photographic portraiture. In addition to the winner, the jury selects three finalists each year who are invited to participate in an exhibit at the Griffin Museum of Photography.

The Prize is generously funded by the Arnold & Augusta Newman Foundationband proudly administered by Maine Media Workshops + College. The Griffin Museum of Photography hosts the annual exhibition of work by the winner and three finalists each October.


The jurors for the 2019 Prize are:

- Elizabeth Avedon, Photobook and Exhibition Designer, Writer, and Curator

- Jessica Dimson, Deputy Photo Editor at The New York Times

- Paula Tognarelli, Director of the Griffin Museum of Photography


For more information and to access application, link:

https://www.mainemedia.edu/life-at-mmwc/calls-for-entry/arnold-newman-prize/


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