Photography Opportunities: January and February 2020


Submittable is excited to share current photography opportunities, powered by our software, every few months. These submission calls include exhibitions, contests, awards, fellowships, residencies, and more.

If your deadline was not included in this list, please be do let us know. If you are directed to a Submittable form, click the banner at the top of the page to learn more about each organization before submitting. Best wishes!

1/7: International Association of Culinary Professionals | Digital Media Awards

1/8: The Hole In The Head Review | Photography and Art

1/8: Mass MoCA | Artist Residencies

1/9: Allegory Ridge | Artwork and Photography

1/10: Outdoor Writers Association of America | Photos and Photo Essays

1/11: Perceptions Magazine | Art and Photography

1/13: Signatures Literary and Arts Print Magazine | Images

1/15: River River | Photography

1/15: Obsidian | Images

1/15: Carte Blanche | Photography

1/16: Poetry Northwest | Artwork and Photography

1/16: Portland Review | Photography and Visual Art

1/17: Jaggery | Arts & Photography

1/18: The Ear | Photography

1/24: MPB | Photo Competition

1/25: Brainchild Magazine | Photography

1/27: The Center for Photography at Woodstock | Artist Residency

1/28: United Photo Industries | Photos About Climate Change

1/31: Split Lip Mag | Art and Photography

2/1: Lantern Review | Visual Art & Photography

2/1: The Crowder Quill | B&W and Color Photography

2/1: Emerson Review | Photography and Art

2/1: Best Student Essays | Photo Essays

2/1: What the Thunder Said | Art

2/4: Los Angeles Center for Photography | Exhibition Call

2/5: Aerie International | High School Student Visual Art & Photography

2/17: Whitefish Review | Art & Photography

2/29: 3Elements Review | Photography

3/1: The Kurt Vonnegut Museum and Library | Artwork and Photography


The Sun: Photography

Kinfolk: Photography

Gettysburg Review: Visual Art

Rattle: Artwork

The Fourth River: Photography

Unstamatic: Art

Arkana: Artwork

Coffin Bell: Art

Guesthouse: Art

Genre: Urban Arts: Site Contributor

Pidgeonholes: Artwork

Folio: Photography

Breakwater Review: Photography

Penultimate Peanut: Artwork

The Helix: Art

The Paragon Journal: Visual Arts

Red Flag Poetry: Art

Damaged Goods Publications: Visual Art

Transition Magazine: Photography

World Literature Today: Photography

Chestnut Review: Photography

The Mighty Line: Visual Art

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Abby Lessels

Abby Lessels moved to Missoula, Montana, by way of a small town in Western Massachusetts. She enjoys writing and photographing for publications like Edible, drinking Constant Comment tea, and compulsively quoting The Office.