The Chelsea International Photography Competition Results, 2017
The following are the results based on the average scores provided by the jurors of the 2017 Chelsea International Photography Competition after reviewing the submitted photographs:
Chief Curator and Deputy Director
for the Museum of Contemporary Photography
Chief Curator and Deputy Director for the Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, as well as a talented photographer, Karen Irvine is an alumni of the Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts, Prague, Czech Republic and the University of Illinois, Chicago. She is a part-time instructor of photography at Columbia College Chicago and also teaches part time at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Photographer and Editor
A Switzerland-based photographer and editor, Salvatore Vitale is the co-founder and editor-in-chief of YET, an international photography magazine which showcases works focusing on the evolution of photography by both emerging and established photographers. Vitale is also a member of the academy of nominators for The Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize and Plat(t)form – Fotomuseum Winterthur, among others.
Independent Curator and Critic
Art historian Sarah Tanguy is an independent curator and critic based in Washington D. C. An alumna of Georgetown University and the University of North Carolina, she has a curation portfolio of over a hundred and fifty exhibitions. Some of her most recent projects include “Mapping: Memory and Motion in Contemporary Art,”“Vanishing Boundaries,” a joint US/Lithuania photography exhibition, “Taken for Looks,” an all-photography, food-inspired exhibition, “Breaking Bread,” “The View from Here,” a joint Russia/US exhibition, and an ongoing exhibition series for the American Center for Physics.
Selected to participate in the Professional Competition Exhibition:
Laura Pannack, Clay Jordan, Antonio Privitera, David Bartlett, Anca Moanta, Artur Golacki, Eduard Korniyenko, Alina Fedorenko, Michela Carmazzi, Sandro Lauw.
Selected to participate in the Amateur Competition Exhibition:
Loïc Vendrame, Alain Licari, Stephanus Meyer, Vincent Chahley, Jacob Wallwork, Ivan Pushkin, Eli Matityahu, Steve Sumpton, Gustavo Mittelmann, Andres Marcolla, Sidney Costa Gaspar, Tibor Kércz, Halelee (Seoyeon Lee), Steffen Tuck, Jeremy Damato, Niki Polyocan, Kévin Galop, Nadia Cecilia Manzanares Vargas, Misha De-Stroyev
Note: Agora Gallery is proud to sponsor the competition, but Agora Gallery and its employees had no input or influence in the selection process. All selection decisions were made by the competition jurors.
Jurors’ Pick – 2017 Selected Artists
OPENING RECEPTION: February 1, 2018
New York Art Competitions presents the following images from the 2017 selected artists of the Chelsea International Photography Competition. Note that the images shown below are representative of the selected photographers’ works, and do not necessarily reflect the final artwork which will be shown in the Chelsea International Photography Competition Exhibition.
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