One Day In Venezia

A weekend in Venice and your solo show? Enter


One Day In Venezia is an international photography prize open to all people, aged 18 or over, NON professional photographers from all geographical locations. The theme is Venice Italy (“what memory/memories are you taking home with you after one day spent in Venezia?”). offers: Twelve monthly competitions from October 2015 to September 2016, awarding Twelve winners (one per month, winning a group show and their photo featured in the 2017 Hilton Venice Calendar) and One Grand Prize winner (winning the above plus in addition: a solo show, two days at the Venice Hilton Hotel, with the collaboration of the prestigious Harry’s Bar by Cipriani in Venice, Gran Caffè Quadri Alajmo, Ristorante da Ivo, Consorzio Venice Water Taxi. Plus a gondola tour, and more to come (details on website). EVERY submitted photo will be screened and shown at Giudecca 795, a major art gallery in Venice - this year on the occasion of the Architecture Biennale (end of June to November).
The entry fees are aimed to cover the costs of staff and exhibitions, and help underwrite art projects in Venice.


EVERY submission will get exposure at Giudecca 795. And all contest participants visiting the gallery personally, will receive one t-shirt for free while supplies last.
Twelve winners will be selected to have their work produced as a high quality print, and displayed in a group show of the twelve winners, hosted for free at the Gallery
The group show of the 12 winning photos will be previewed at the Hilton Molino Stucky Venice Hotel
The 12 winning photos will also be published in the 2017 Hilton Molino Stucky Venice Hotel calendar, with great international exposure
Each of the monthly winners has the potential to win ONE YEARLY GRAND PRIZE including the above, plus in addition (on the occasion of the show’s opening):
a solo show to be presented in the Giudecca 795 Art Gallery;
a two-night staying for two at the Hilton Molino Stucky Venice Hotel;
a dinner for two at the prestigious Harry’s Bar by Arrigo Cipriani;
an aperitif for two in St.Mark’s Square at the historical Grancaffè Quadri;
a lunch or dinner for two at Ristorante Da Ivo (another historical venue);
a gondola tour for two. (weather conditions permitting)
…and more, to be announced. With the collaboration of Consorzio Venice Water Taxi
Dates to be agreed upon availability

The grand final prize winner may decide to give the 2 nights staying and gondola tour as a present to someone else; the right to the solo show is strictly personal.


All people, aged 18+, aspiring photographers or amateur photographers.

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

By submitting your images, you grant us the non-exclusive right to reproduce it for contest advertising and exhibiting purposes, at any time in any media with attribution, without further compensation. The Hilton Venice Hotel will be publishing a 2017 calendar using some photos of our contest. And your name will be credited.