Photography Opportunities: March and April 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!

3/4: TABPI | Front Cover, Photograph

3/4: PG Parks Arts and Cultural Heritage Division | Brentwood Arts Exchange Call for Exhibition Proposals

3/6: Allegory Ridge | Create – Artwork & Photography

3/6: The Willow Literary Magazine | Photography

3/9: Galveston Artist Residency | 2020-2021 Residency

3/9: Photo Independent | 2020 Milan Exhibitor Submission

3/9: ArtSpan | Excelsior Coffee AIN Exhibit: March – June 2020

3/10: Burningword Literary Journal | Photography and Digital Art

3/10: GoggleWorks Center for the Arts | Summer Artist-in-Residence

3/10: Lerman Trust/Soaring Gardens | Visual Artists’ 2020 Residency

3/11: Camas | Art & Photography

3/13: Ortega 7 Gasset Projects | Open Call 2020: Two Solo Exhibitions

3/15: Stoneboat | Photo Essay

3/15: Monhegan Artists’ Residency | Photography Residency 2020

3/15: Roswell Artist-in-Residence | Artist-in-Residence Application

3/16: Rockland Residency | Fall 2020 Residency

3/19: Thirty West Publishing House | Tilde Issue 5: Visual Art & Photography for Cover

3/20: London Photo Festival | Monthly Photography Competition: Bridges

3/22: Art Red Hill | 2020 Photography

3/28: Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery | Figurative Online Art Competition

3/30: MPB Group | March 2020 Photo Competition: Landscapes

3/30: Center for Photography at Woodstock | Photography Now 2020

3/30: National Association of Professional Child Photographers | Master Photographer Certification – Child Category

3/31: Split Lip Magazine | Art + Photography

3/31: Apeiron Review | Photography and Illustrations

3/31: Feature Shoot Media | Street Photography Awards

4/1: Angles | Visual Art & Photography

4/4: Wanderlust: A Travel Journal | Travel Photos Series

4/6: Montana Mouthful | The Great Outdoors Photography

4/7: Los Angeles Center of Photography | Creative Portrait Exhibition 2020

4/15: Haute Dish | Photography

4/15: The Rush | Photography

4/16: Unearthed | Photography

4/17: J. Mane Gallery | Landscapes 2020

4/18: Woman Made Gallery | Craftivism: The Art of Action

4/26: Torpedo Factory Art Center | Mythos at Target Gallery

4/30: GO ART! | Gallery Exhibit Application

4/30: Main Street Arts | Artist Residency Program

4/30: Marathon Literary Review | Photos/Artwork/Multimedia Pieces

Various Deadlines: National Parks Arts Foundation | Multiple National Artistic Residencies

Various Deadlines: Kansas Creative Arts Industries Commission | Various Artist Residencies and Initiatives

Various Deadlines: Terrain | Gallery Call for Proposals and Bazaar Call for Submissions

Various Deadlines: Las Laguna Gallery | Open Calls

Various Deadlines: Tamarack | West Virginia Artists

Various Deadlines: Photoville | Session and Exhibition Proposals and More


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.