NATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION

The ‘FRAMES OF INDIA-12’ National Photography Exhibition :
based on Competition.
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Entry FREE
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WINNER : Rs 70,000 worth International Photo tour Package ( free 7 days photo tour package with food and accommodation
Exhibition Fee: RS 3500 ( If get selected only)
Winner will be announced at the END of all three FOI Exhibitions in Pune, Hyderabad, Bhubaneswar at the end of 2020..
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SELECTION FEE : Rs 3500 ( If get selected : for exhibition, catalog and curation cost ) –
Benefit for the winner:
1. ONE Photographer: Get Photo tour Package ( Worth Rs 70,000 : free 7 days photo tour package with food and accommodation )
3. FIVE Photographers : GET PHOTO RESIDENCY at KIAR ( Worth Rs 50,000 )
4. TWENTY Photographers: Featured in ART MAGAZINE ( Worth Rs 35000)

Benefit for selected for exhibition :

1. ALL SELECTED FOR EXHIBITION: GET 6 MONTHS FREE MENTOR-SHIP ( Worth Rs 25,000 )
2. All photographers selected for exhibition get Certificate from KALANIRVANA International.
3. All photographers selected for exhibition get Catalog
4.Chance to get selected for international exhibition and publicity based on selection.

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ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION:

Kalanirvana is India’s biggest International Network with tie up with more than 40+ countries. We are leader in India to Bring Photography in the main stream Art. Before 2011, The art Galleries in India are hesitant to accept Photography as an ART FORM like painting, sculpture etc. But Kalanirvana broke the taboo with the vision of Leading International art curator who himself having Photography and film making Background in 2011 and started Frames of India : FOI project to bring Photography as an Art Form in the main stream Art.

Kalanirvana used to do National Photography Exhibitions based on theme and with critical Jury and Brought more than far 300+ Indian artists to lime light. Most of them have got national awards and international presence in various projects in Photography. We have done more than 15 Photography Exhibitions and more than 40+ subject specific workshops and 20+ Photo Tours including International venues as part of the awareness project for talented photographers of India. Kalanirvana International art Center conducts workshops, exhibitions, Photography Residency, art symposium, Photo tour and art festivals in INDIA and in Various partner countries.

WHO SHOULD APPLY in FOI 2020:

  1. Emerging Photographers
  2. Amateur Photographers
  3. Want to be Photo Journalist
  4. Interested in Documentary film or photography
  5. Want to get fame to support your Photography Career / Business

Note : We are conducting the selection of FOI 2020  in different phases because we get a lot of applications and it is difficult to handle all in less time.

Mission:

The main mission of FOI is to find the talents in all over India and to groom them for Fine Art Photography and who want to take photography as a career in future.
Kalanirvana is the leading art organisation which is pioneer in encouraging Indian fine art photography in the main stream Art in India. This project is back after 5 years gap. The FOI project has produced many leading photographers of India who are working in various fields Starting from film, magazine, documentary film and winner of various national and International award winners. Many of our students are result of the mentorship from artist, film maker and international art curator Mr Ashis Pahi.

The Process:
1.There will be three exhibitions in three different cities; Pune, Hyderabad and Bhubaneswar. Each will have three to four phases of selection .
2.Each selected photographers will be one exhibition in one city based on the zone it belongs to.
3.The final prize will be announced by the end of YEAR after all three exhibitions are Over.

Theme :ANIMALS AND PLACES

27-28-29 MARCH 2020
BHIMSEN JOSHI ART GALLERY:
PUNE, MAHARASTRA

DEADLINE: Closing deadline for submissions is the 29th February 2020.

ENTRY is FREE.

SELECTION FEE : Rs 3500 ( If get selected : for exhibition, catalog and curation cost )

BEST 5 photographers will be selected for International Exhibition in a foreign country ANNUALLY.

KALANIRVANA PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION – ‘FRAMES OF INDIA-12’
TERMS AND CONDITION

DEADLINE: Closing deadline for submissions is the 29th February 2020.

ENTRY is FREE.

Exhibition FEE : Rs 3500 ( If get selected : for exhibition, catalog and curation cost )

Entrants do not have to be residents of India. An eligible entrant must be an individual and agree to abide by these terms and conditions.

PHOTO SUBMISSIONS
Each entrant can submit up to five photographs . The photographs must be sent to foi.kalanirvana@gmail.com with the title ‘Frames of India-12’. Any photograph submitted must be the entrant’s own work. The photo must be a digital photograph.
THEME of the competition is: INDIAN PEOPLE AND CULTURE

Submission of work :
1.Three works to be submitted per person
2. Works should be with title
3.Works should be only in .jpg format ( Minimum 1mb and maxmum 4 b in size )
4. No photoshop is allowed .
5. No water mark is allowed

AGE GROUPS
• Adults (16 years old and ABOVE )
• The Young Crew (15 years old and under) – Entrants must have the permission of a parent or guardian

THEME:
There is only one Theme: ANIMALS AND PLACES . To show the ANIMALS and PEOPLE of India in different layers like social, economic, sports, industry, nature and our Diverse culture.