Number of Applications Allowed: 3
Images | Minimum:Min. 1, Maximum:Max. 1
Total Samples | Minimum:Min. 1, Maximum:Max. 1
JSP in 2D is a National juried photo competition featuring photos taken at Josephine Sculpture Park by JSP visitors during our first 10 years (2009-2019). Open to amateur and professional photographers. The winning photographs will be used to create our 10-year anniversary calendar, which will be sold to the public (all proceeds benefit JSP). All artists will be credited on the calendar and online. The winning photos will also be on exhibition during our 10th annual Fall Arts Festival on September 8, 2019 where they may be for sale at the artist’s discretion. Artists may also choose to sell the photos through the JSP website. Artists are responsible for printing, framing and shipping of any photos to be included in the exhibition. Artists agree to donate 30% of any sale during the festival or through the JSP website back to JSP to support art and nature programming. JSP reserves the right to use the photos in promotional materials, and will credit the artist.
A total of 12 photographs will be selected for inclusion in the exhibition and calendar in the following categories:
Adults (age 18 and up)
1st, 2nd and 3rd place awards in each category listed below:
Youth (under 18 yrs. of age)
1st, 2nd and 3rd place awards
- Any category accepted
Call for Art published July 11
Submissions due by Aug. 4
Jury Aug. 5-11
Winners notified by Aug. 12
Photos for exhibition must be delivered to JSP by Sept. 1
Photos must have been taken on the grounds of Josephine Sculpture Park between Sep. 2009 – July 2019.
Artists may submit up to 3 works for consideration (a separate application is required for each artwork).
DEADLINE to apply is Aug. 4, 2019.
- Submit 1 image per application (a maximum of 3 applications will be reviewed for each artist)
- Include the following information with each image: Title, date, category, name & age of artist
- Only submit images of works to be included in the calendar and exhibition
Artists are responsible for printing, framing and shipping of any photos to be included in the exhibition.
Artists agree to donate 30% of any sale during the festival or through the JSP website back to JSP to support art and nature programming.
JSP reserves the right to use the photos in promotional materials, and will credit the artist.
Background on JSP:
JSP is a 30-acre park that opened in September 2009 on reclaimed farmland & is free & open 365 days per year. The mission of JSP is to provide community arts education & creative experiences while conserving the beauty of Kentucky’s native, rural landscape. Our commitments are to support the arts, inspire opportunities & expression, build a stronger, healthier community & conserve the beauty of Kentucky's fine natural & cultural heritage through outdoor, creative activities. JSP is located 5 minutes from downtown Frankfort, 2 miles off I64 in Franklin Co, KY. Currently, nearly 70 works of art created by artists from across the globe (primarily large-scale outdoor contemporary sculpture) are on rotating exhibition in the midst of native meadows at the park and at our Satellite Exhibition Spaces across Franklin County, KY.
Artist residency & exhibition programs support local & regional emerging, mid-career & professional artists through a unique, supported & equipped non-traditional space for large-scale outdoor sculpture & community artworks in central KY.
Please visit the website for more information at josephinesculpturepark.org
This application represents ONE photogragh. If you wish to enter additional photos, checkout and submit the first application, then return to "Apply to Calls" and choose APPLY AGAIN TO THIS CALL. Repeat the process for up to THREE applications.