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Current Works 2019
Kansas City Artists Coalition
3200 Gillham Road
Kansas City, Missouri 64109

Contact Email:
Call Type: Exhibitions
Eligibility: Regional
State: Missouri
Entry Deadline: 8/3/19
Application Closed
Images - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 5
Total Media - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 5
Entry Fee (Current Works 2019): $45.00


September 13 – October 25, 2019
In partnership with the Kansas City Artists Coalition
3200 Gillham Road Kansas City, Missouri 64109

Open to photographic artists living in:  Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma


  • June 1                          Call open on
  • July 31 Midnight           Entry deadline submissions due
  • August 10                     Notification of artists begins
  • September 7                 Artwork due at KCAC 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • September 13               Opening Reception, 6 – 8 p.m.
  • October 25th                 Exhibition ends
  • October 26                    Pick up works, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m

The Kansas City Society for Contemporary Photography’s 5th Annual juried member photography exhibition presented in partnership with the Kansas City Artists Coalition.


This year’s juror is Patty Carroll, a nationally known photographic
artist.  Her series “Anonymous Woman” is one of her most notable projects.  She currently lives in Kansas City and splits her photography time between her studios in Chicago and Kansas City.  Read More Here.


A submission of up to 5 images is $45.

KCSCP members receive a discount of 20% off this fee. The discount code MUST be input at the time of entry and before checkout is completed.


KCSCP uses CaFÉ at for submissions. You must create a free profile and upload media. Then scroll down in “CaFÉ Listings” to CURRENT WORKS 2019, click VIEW MORE INFO, read then click APPLY TO THIS CALL follow instructions.


Prepare the images according to the digital specifications required for CaFÉ, see Image/Media Prep


All works must have been produced between September 2017 to current. We are looking for a broad range of photography styles and processes that represent the diversity of your photographic vision.

Subject matter is open. All images must be created from your original photography as the foundation of your work and within the time frame mentioned above.

Original works will be accepted in all photographic mediums: Digital, Film, Alternative Processes, Black and White or Color. No pornographic or defamatory images.


Artists whose works are accepted will be notified beginning August 10. Notices will be made via the e-mail you use for your Café Registration; however, we must also have a telephone number where you can be reached on this date. Any accepted work that differs from the digital image may be disqualified. KCSCP & KCAC reserve the right to reproduce accepted works for publicity, documentation, and promotion of the exhibition.

An opening reception, marketing and promotion for the exhibition will be provided. You are encouraged to promote the exhibit on your personal social media, email, etc.


Maximum final outside dimensions 40″.

Must be ready to hang with hanging hardware, in addition with name, medium and price on the back.

Framed and matted pieces should use white museum mats, black, white or natural wood, and should be wired. No colored mats or frames.  If your piece is selected and it differs from the above requirement and you have questions, email us at with an image of your presentation.  Include hanging hardware.

Unframed works may be accepted but need to be presented in a professional manner with hanging hardware. Please contact us at if you have any questions or concerns.

Accepted works delivered to the gallery that do not comply with all the specified requirements will not be exhibited.


All works shall be for sale. KCAC will retain 30% and KCSCP will retain 5% of the sale price. Provide retail price including frame, if applicable. Price your work to reflect the 35%.


SHIPPING ACCEPTED WORKS. Artists pay shipping to and from the Kansas City Artists Coalition Gallery. Accepted works must be shipped PREPAID and be delivered to the gallery September 7. Late or damaged shipments will be returned collect. Works must be shipped in substantial, reusable packing cartons with repacking instructions. (NO Styrofoam peanuts.)  Enclose a check for return shipping made payable to the Kansas City Artists Coalition; include insurance amount (if any) works will be returned via UPS. Shipped work will be returned between October 30th – November 6.

HAND DELIVERY OF ACCEPTED WORKS. Works may be hand delivered September 7 between 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Hand delivered work must be picked up October 26th, 11a.m. - 4 p.m.

RETURN OF WORKS. If return shipment cannot be completed, or if works are sent without return shipping provided for, or if hand delivered works are not picked up by November 6, the KCSCP will dispose of the work(s) in any way it sees fit without liability or further notice to the artist or lender.


The Kansas City Artists Coalition provides insurance for the exhibition. Artists are responsible for providing their own insurance on works during shipment.

All accepted works must remain in the Kansas City Artists Coalition Gallery until the close of the exhibition.


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