The Chelsea International Photography Competition Results, 2018

The following are the results based on the average scores provided by the jurors of the 2018 Chelsea International Photography Competitions.

Competition Jurors:

Paul Martineau

Paul Martineau

Associate Curator
Department of Photographs,
J. Paul Getty Museum

Los Angeles

Karen McQuaid

Karen McQuaid

Senior Curator
The Photographers’ Gallery


Ave Pildas

Ave Pildas

Photographer and Educator


Selected to participate in the competition exhibition:
NPier, Joseph O’Neill, Per Bix, Anouk van Tetering, Scarlett Coten, Renata Vale, VALERIE, María Alejandra Olórtegui, Giovanni Antonio Mocchi, John Manno, Derek Brown, Cyrille Dubreuil, Rainer Stark, Stephanus Meyer, Katharina Acht, Ulla Jensen, Yong Chen, Carniel Marc, Marllos Rodrigues, Céline Guitier, Laura Viñas, Giovanni Armenio, Mark Battista, Nathan Raymond Goddard, DENISE SOLAY, Richard Greene, Anabela Maravilhas, Mariela Martin, Mario Caragliano, Aldebarán Solares

Selected to participate in the Art Fair
Tom Stahl

Entitled to receive cash prizes of $500 each:
Maneesha Bahuguna, Javier Gogna, Yao Wang, Jonk, Misa Sawairi

Entitled to one year of exposure on, which includes an artist statement composed by ARTmine’s talented art writers:
Elizabeth Flinsch, Plante Gil, Heather Bragman, Tiberio Ventura, Makotu Nakagawa

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

View the 2018 Signed Minutes of Decisions

Jurors’ Pick – 2018 Selected Artists

OPENING RECEPTION: February 21, 2019

Reception Video and Photos

New York Art Competitions presents the following images from the 2018 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.