Call for artists: Knoxville Photo 2016

The Arts & Culture Alliance of Greater Knoxville announces a call for photographic works for its fourth annual juried Knoxville Photo 2016. Prizes include at least $1,000 in cash awards, and exhibiting artists will receive a catalog of the exhibition.

Susan Stanton, the founder of the Southern Appalachian Photographers Guild, will serve as juror.


Approximately 40-50 photographic works from both emerging and established artists will comprise the Knoxville Photo 2016 exhibition in the main gallery of the beautifully-restored Emporium Center at 100 S. Gay Street, Knoxville’s downtown arts anchor location, from June 3-24, 2016. Photo submitted.

The Emporium is free and open to the public Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, first and third Sundays, 3:30-6:30 PM, and additional hours for special events.

The deadline for entries to be received is Sunday, April 17, 2016.

Entries must be original works completed within the last two years in the following categories: The Human Experience, Our Earth, Travel, and Digital Imagination. The nonrefundable entry fee is $30 for up to three images ($20 for Arts & Culture Alliance members and students). Up to seven additional images may be submitted for $5/each ($4 for members/students).

Apply online and/or download an application at