7th Annual Juried Photogr...

Morpho Gallery


Show dates: April 13 – May 4, 2012 Entry Deadline: March 23, 2012

Morpho Gallery pleased to announce its 7th annual juried photo exhibit. Photographers are invited to submit work for possible inclusion in the exhibition. Size limitation is 36” maximum in any direction, framing included.  Original photography only, any and all subject matters or photo processes welcomed.


Entry fee:

$25 for three (3) images, $5 for each additional image, limited to five per person. The fee is non-refundable.



Jurying will be done from on-line .jpg images, submitted with the completed entry form and entry fee paid through Paypal (see details below). The official entry form can be downloaded at www.morphogallery.com/links.htm (on the links page). Entries will also be accepted by mail on CD, accompanied with the entry form and check, mailed to Morpho Gallery, 5216 N. Damen, Chicago, IL 60625.



First place award(s) is a month long solo exhibition at Morpho Gallery, including an opening night event, postcards and advertising. Award(s) will be announced at the opening night reception.


Juror Peter Legrand:

Peter Le Grand lives and works in Chicago with his wife Alison Thomson-Le Grand.  His fine art work has been exhibited in museums and photography galleries and has been published in numerous magazines as well as in a soon-to-be-published book of photography.  He is a tenured professor of photography at Columbia College, Chicago, where he teaches courses on lighting, fashion and the nude.  He has won many prestigious awards.  His work can be found at: www.peterlegrand.com


Exhibition calendar:

March 23                                Final Entry Deadline

March 27 – March 29            Notifications sent
April 7 - 8                                Artwork received

April 13                                   Opening night reception and winner(s) announced
April 13 - May 4             Exhibition dates
May 5 - 6                                Pick up work







Entry Check List:


( ) Digital entries: Send as .jpgs on a disk and mail to Morpho Gallery, 5216 N. Damen, Chicago, IL 60625 with the entry form and check or money order made out to: Morpho Gallery. Images should be standard format, no larger than 1.5 mb. The images must be titled and numbered to correspond to entry form and the artist’s name must be on the disk, clearly printed. Up to five (5) digital images may be submitted.

( ) On-line entries: Email to morphogallery@gmail.com as .jpgs along with the entry form.  Images should be labeled with your name and image title, corresponding to the entry form.  Payment must be made through our Paypal.com  account, morphogallery@gmail.com

( ) Entry Form: Please complete the entry form in its entirety.  Type or print clearly.

( ) Entry Fee: There is a $ 25 non-refundable entry fee for three (3) images, an additional $5.00 per image for up to five (5) images.  Please make check or money order payable to: Morpho Gallery or pay through Paypal for on-line entries.
( ) SASE: Please enclose a stamped self-addressed envelope with sufficient postage if you’d like us to return your CD. 


Artist’s Guidelines:

Work must be framed, ready to hang and a label affixed to the back with the artist’s name and title of work, and must be professionally presented.  Morpho Gallery reserves the right to reject any artwork that is deemed unsuitable, including but not exclusive of work not ready to hang or unprofessionally presented.  All accepted work must be for sale and will be subject to a 15% commission if sold.

Morpho Gallery will use all reasonable care in handling entries but assumes no responsibility for damage or loss.  Submitted images may be used for exhibition purposes and publicity. 
By signing this entry form, you agree to all the stipulations stated.

Signature: _________________________________Date: _____________________


About Morpho Gallery:

Morpho Gallery prides itself in seeking talented artists who are on the cusp of being discovered by the mainstream art community.  We invite local artists to exhibit their work in a creative and non-competitive atmosphere where artistic experimentation and development are encouraged. By creating a blank palette inside the gallery, we offer infinite possibilities for an array of colors, textures and media to come together. Morpho Gallery also offers leasing packages at affordable rates to groups and individuals who wish to stage their own shows.


5216 North Damen Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60625

Any questions, please call 773-878-4255

or email: morphogallery@gmail.com



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Mail this completed form, with CD and entry fee check or money order to:


5216 N. Damen Avenue

Chicago, IL 60625



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