Call for Submissions: SELFIE SHOW
email deadline: February 20, 2017
mail-in deadline: February 25, 2017
SELFIES for SURVIVAL / SELFIES for RESISTANCE / SELFIES for HEALING / SELFIES for VANITY / SELFIES for BEING SEEN / SELFIES for LIKES / SELFIES for CONTROL / SELFIES for VULNERABILITY / SELFIES for SADNESS / SELFIES for HELP / SELFIES for DISMANTLING / SELFIES for FUN / SELFIES for JOY / SELFIES for NOTHING / SELFIES for EVERYTHING
Selfies for Survival is a photo+text exhibition celebrating selfies and their role in our journeys toward healing, self-love and surviving oppression. Black/Indigenous/People of Color, queer/trans, fat, and disabled folks especially encouraged to submit. Nudity is allowed for individuals 18 years of age and over. Feel free to define “selfie” in your own terms.
Mail-in submissions: send up to 3 photographic selfies or self-portraits no larger than 5×7 inches with your name or handle written clearly on the back. Please include your email for updates and communication regarding the show. You may include a short written statement to accompany the images if you wish. If you would like the items to be returned to you, include a self-addressed and stamped envelope. Mail all materials by February 25th, 2017 to: Selfie Show c/o A-Space, 4722 Baltimore Avenue, Philadelphia PA 19143.
Email submissions: send up to 3 digital .JPG or .JPEG images to SelfiesForSurvival@gmail.com by February 20th, 2017. Keep in mind that they will be printed 4×6. You may include a short written statement to accompany the images if you wish.
There is no fee for submission. All submissions will be accepted.
Opening: Saturday March 4, 2017 6-9PM
A-Space, 4722 Baltimore Ave., Philadelphia