INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION 2015


  • Florida Museum of Photographic Arts 400 N Ashley Dr Tampa, FL, 33602 United States

The Florida Museum of Photographic Arts (FMoPA) is pleased to announce the opening of the 2015 International Photography Competition exhibition in conjunction with First Fridays at the museum on June 5, 2015, 6 - 8 p.m.

The winning photographs were selected by James Michael Lennon (University of Tampa), Laine Wyatt (UCF School of Visual Arts), and Samantha Burns (FMoPA Exhibitions Manager) and were judged on originality, technical excellence, composition, overall impact, and artistic merit. The seven competition categories include People/Portraits, Places/Landscape, Nature/Science/Animals, Documentation/Photojournalism, Still Life, Abstract Photography, and Conceptual Photography. The show will run through July 31, 2015.

“We are thrilled to provide a space for photographers from such a wide array of backgrounds to share their work with the members of the Tampa Bay community,” says Zora Carrier, FMoPA’s Executive Director.

Admission: Free for members, $10 for not-yet members.

About FMoPA: The Florida Museum of Photographic Arts is a museum dedicated to exhibiting important photographic art as central to contemporary life and culture. FMoPA collects, preserves, and exhibits historic and contemporary works by nationally and internationally known photographic artists. FMoPA also enriches the community by operating outreach programs for children and adults and by offering an extensive array of photography classes. For more information, visit www.FMoPA.org.

CONTACT: Zora@fmopa.org  

Florida Museum of Photographic Arts
400 North Ashley, Cube 200
Tampa, FL 33602 813.221.2222 | fmopa.org

M – TH: 11am – 6pm
F: 11am – 7pm
Sat – Sun: Noon – 5pm