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Architecture Biennale, Italy / Photography Exhibition / Call for Artists

Submission fee


Exhibition dates 26 May - 24th August. 2018
Location: JanKossen contemporary gallery space, and Arte Ponte HQ located at Palazzo Corner Spinelli, San Marco 3877 Venice Italy
Deadline for application:
1st Round of Applications closed October 10th, 2017
2nd Round of Applications close November 10th, 2017
Successful applicants are notified 20th of October and20th of November respectively.

An international photography group show held in Palazzo Corner Spinelli during the 16th Venice Biennale. Artists are invited to present their view of the world, re-interpretation architecture today. 
During the upcoming 16th Venice Biennale of Architecture, photographers are invited to send in their proposals for the exhibition on the theme “ARCHITECTURE CAPTURED” to be held during the 2018 Venice Biennale, in Palazzo Corner Spinelli a 15th-century palace located on the Grand Canal. 
For more information about the theme, visit For a PDF of the curatorial vision, email 

- Any photography using any method, with the theme of “Architecture”.
- Only one work will be selected from each photographer.
- All work must be professional framed when submitted. Otherwise the work will not be installed. Guidelines are provided upon acceptance.
- Sizes are fixed. Photographers may submit the following sizes:
11 x 14 inches (28cm x 35.5cm aprox.)
16 x 20 inches (40cm x 50cm aprox.)
24 x 36 inches (60cm x 92cm aprox.)
- A flat unpacking/install/re-packing service fee is charged €65 upon successful acceptance.
- No Exhibition fees will be charged. However, photographers are responsible for the shipping and collection of their artwork before and after the exhibition.
Selected artists are based on previous exhibition history and the strength of their curatorial proposal for the project. Open to all artists working in photography. The aim will however be, to curate an experience that will avoid “labeling” artists geographically, but rather have the artworks speak for themselves.


Eligible media