Teutloff Museum Photo Award 2016

‘The Face of Freedom’ is multi-faceted.


Teutloff Museum invites you to the Teutloff Museum Photo Award 2016, which will start December 01, 2015 and end March 31, 2016, at 11:59 PM Eastern Standard Time (CET). It’s a worldwide call for photography focused on the theme ‘The Face of Freedom’. This award is divided into two levels of competition: The first round of judging is based on the most number of “likes” the submitted photos receive onto the Facebook page until March. The twenty entries with the highest overall number of “likes” will be selected as the ‘Finalists’ and qualify for the final round of judging. The best three photos will be chosen by a judging panel featuring Prof. Dr. Klaus Honnef (art historian, freelance publicist, theorist of artistic photography), Roland Nachtigäller (artistic director of Marta Herford) and Prof. Dr. h.c. Peter Weibel (visual artist, media theorist, director of Center for Art and Media│ZKM, Karlsruhe). The best three photos will be awarded with Euro 5.000, 3.000, 2.000 respectively.


The first three prizes will be awarded, as follows

1st Grand Prize: EUR 5,000
2nd Grand Prize: EUR 3,000
3rd Grand Prize: EUR 2,000

One cash prize per person.


The contest is open to all photographers, 18 years or older, professional, amateur, student and artist.

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

By entering, the contestant retains copyright and remains the owner of her/his photograph. The contestant agrees that the submitted image may be used once in a virtual exhibition for honouring the twenty finalist images on the Teutloff Museum website.
There is no commercial interest behind this virtual exhibition.


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