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FRESH 2011 – 2018 ARCHIVE

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Image announcing ‘Fresh 2019 Annual Summer Photography Exhibit in New York’ with image by Adriene Hughes.

The FRESH Annual Summer Show, now in its 8th year, is produced and presented by the Klompching Gallery. Through an Open Call for submissions, up to five photographers are selected and curated into a group exhibition. A further ten photographers are highlighted as finalists.

The five exhibiting artists, are also shortlisted for the RHONDA WILSON AWARD, announced as a new initiative in 2017, in honor of Rhonda Wilson MBE (1953–2014).

What is FRESH looking for? We are looking for the very best examples of new contemporary fine art photography. We're looking for single bodies of work with a consistent vision and originality — photography that is FRESH!

Reflecting how photography is understood across different platforms, FRESH thoughtfully incorporates the three elements of display, publication and dissemination: an exhibition, a printed catalogue, and an online showcase.

FRESH 2019 SCHEDULE:
MAY 22:
Submission Deadline, Midnight PST.
MAY 31: Selected photographers (Finalists and Exhibitors) notified by email/‘phone.
JUNE 26: Public announcement of Finalists and Exhibitors.
JUNE 28: Deadline for delivery of framed photographs to Klompching Gallery.
JULY 10: Public announcement of the winner of the 2019 Rhonda Wilson Award.
JULY 18: Opening Reception and Presentation of the Rhonda Wilson Award.
JULY 17–AUGUST 10: Exhibition Open.
AUGUST 12–16: Artworks returned to photographers.