2016 CCP Salon Now Open!

Presented by Leica and Ilford, with support from Affinity, this annual event celebrates the latest developments in photomedia practice around the country, and provides an exciting opportunity to exhibit work in a professional, high-profile context.

Art Opportunity previously on at Centre for Contemporary Photography (CCP) in Victoria, Australia.
From Thursday 22 September 2016 to Wednesday 09 November 2016

2016 CCP Salon Now Open! image

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Australia’s largest open-entry exhibition and competition, CCP Salon, is now in its 24th year!

Supported by 21 national leaders in the photographic industry, CCP Salon awards up to $20,000 worth of prizes over 26 categories, and visitors are invited to vote for their favourite image in the Michaels People’s Choice Award.

For the first time in CCP Salon you can enter a self-published photobook! For more details on entering a photobook, please see the Information Kit (pdf)
JUDGES

Janina Green, Artist
Dylan Rainforth, Writer
Michelle Mountain, CCP Program Manager
Naomi Cass, CCP Director, Non-voting Chair

IMPORTANT DATES FOR ENTRANTS

ENTRIES CLOSE
Friday 4 November 2016, 6pm

ARTWORK TO BE DELIVERED TO CCP, PRINTED AND READY TO INSTALL
Thursday 16 and Friday 17 November 2016 between 9am—5:30pm
EXHIBITION OPENING AND ANNOUNCEMENT OF PRIZE WINNERS
Thursday 24 November 2016 6—8pm (exhibition opening)
Wednesday 30 November 2016 (CCP online)

EXHIBITION DATES
Friday 25 November—Saturday 17 December 2016
ARTWORK COLLECTION
Sunday 18 December 2016 between 11am—5pm and Monday 19 December 2016 between 10am—5:30pm

CCP SALON ENTRY FEE
Student card holders / CCP members – $40 per entry
CCP non-members – $70 per entry
(Limit of six entries per artist. One work per entry)

Please consider becoming a CCP member before entering to receive a discount on your CCP Salon entry fee as well as discounts on publications, products, organisations and events. Please see here for full member benefits.

INFORMATION KIT
Please read the CCP Salon 2016 Information Kit prior to entering, as it gives specific instructions on how to enter, as well as regulations for your works. Download the CCP Salon 2016 Information Kit (pdf)

ENTER HERE

CONDITIONS OF ENTRY
Please read the conditions of entry prior to entering.
CCP Salon Conditions of Entry

CCP SALON INSTAGRAM COMPETITION
For the ten weeks leading up to CCP Salon all CCP and Leica Instagram followers are invited to respond to weekly CCP one-word prompts, by uploading work with the tags #diyccpsalon, @ccp_australia and @leica_camera_aus —please follow us on Instagram for all details.

Our guest Instagram artists are:

Ryan Kenny @arekenny
Heather Lighton @heather_lighton_photography
Nat Turnbull @natturnbull
Sam Wong @kidkongstreet
Amy Woodward @amy_wood_ward
Claudia Smith @smithclaudia
Lauren Bamford @laurenbamford
Prue Stent @prue_stent
Sean Fennessy @seanfennessy
Justin Vague @justinvague

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PRIZE CATEGORIES

Leica and Ilford Excellence in Photomedia Award
Leica X (Typ 113) silver camera ($2700), Epson printer ($2000), and Ilford Galerie paper ($500)

Pat Corrigan AM Acquisitive Award
Works priced $1500 and under will be eligible

Woodworks Best Composition
Framing services ($1200)

JCP Studios and Fini Frames Best Landscape
Print and frame package ($1000)

Vanguard Best Architectural Work
Vanguard Auctus Plus 283AT + and Vanguard Ballhead BBH-100 ($1000)

Vanguard Best Documentary
Vanguard Alta+ 284CT +, Vanguard Ballhead BBH-100 +, and Vanguard Supreme Hard Case 37D ($1000)

Vanguard Best Action Shot
Vanguard Bag The Heralder 51T + and Vanguard Alta Pro 263AGH + ($900)

Photography Studies College Best Fashion Work
Printing voucher at PSC Print Shop ($750)

Australian Institute of Professional Photography Best Commercial Work
AIPP membership (including one-off assessment), APPA Gold Book and A History of Australian Professional Photography in Australia publication ($700)

Bond Imaging Best Portrait
Digital printing services ($600)

Sun Studios Excellence in Colour
Equipment Rental Voucher ($500)

Colour Factory Best in Camera Photography
Printing services ($500)

Borge’s Imaging Best Studio Work
Borge’s Imaging hire ($500)

Australian Centre for Photography Most Critically Engaged Work
Folio review ($360)

PIC Prize for Most Powerful Image
Film pack valued at $270

Art Series Hotels Best Series
One night’s accommodation at The Larwill Studio including Late Checkout and Half-day Bike Hire for Two ($250)

Perimeter Books Best Self-Published Photobook
Perimeter Books voucher ($200)

Vanbar Best Street Photo
Lab voucher ($200)

Strange Neighbour Best Black and White Work
Full day darkroom hire with induction ($165)

CCP Staff Favourite
Membership & 30th Anniversary Prize Pack ($200)

michaels People’s Choice Award
Camera Bag ($250)

michaels Best work by a CCP Member
Rental Voucher ($100)

Vanbar Best Use of Natural Light
Lab voucher ($100)

Affinity Innovative Use of Digital Media
Affinity Photo License for Mac OS ($79.99)

Affinity Creative Use of Digital Media
Affinity Photo License for Mac OS ($79.99)

Affinity Conceptual Use of Digital Media
Affinity Photo License for Mac OS ($79.99)

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

For answers to frequently asked questions, please read the CCP Salon FAQ.