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Filter Photo is a nonprofit festival, exhibition, and educational space in Chicago's West Town neighborhood. We organize the annual Filter Photo Festival, a multi-day celebration of photography that includes workshops, lectures, exhibitions, and portfolio reviews.


Join us at Filter Space year-round where we exhibit a robust roster of internationally recognized artists and host social, educational, and professional development activities for photo-based artists and the broader community.

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ANDRÉ RAMOS-WOODARD
a mediocre-ass nigga

Exhibition Dates: January 15 - February 13, 2021

Artist Talk: Online via Zoom, January 15, 6 pm CT | Register Now

Virtual Reception: January 15, 7 – 8 pm CT

Location: Online

CONTEXT 2021
CALL FOR ENTRIES

Submissions Due January 23, 2021

Filter Photo is pleased to announce Context 2021, our annual spring open call for photography-based work. Juried by Juli Lowe, Director of the Catherine Edelman Gallery. 

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ONLINE STUDENT REVIEWS

February 6, 2021 

Participating students sign up for twenty-minute face-to-face virtual reviews and receive candid feedback about their images, as well as information on developing their work, getting their work exhibited, or even published. 

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FILTER PHOTO FELLOWSHIP

Applications are now being accepted for the Filter Photo Fellowship.

 

The Filter Photo Fellowship for emerging and early-career artists and arts administrators offers a unique experiential opportunity working collaboratively with an established, non-profit arts organization.

The fellowship is designed to foster the professional development of an artist or arts administrator seeking to better understand and develop skills in the workings of a small non-profit.

LOCATION

Filter Space

1821 W Hubbard St | Suite 207

Chicago | Illinois | 60622

312.248.1961

HOURS

Monday - Friday | 11am - 5pm 

Saturday | 12 pm - 4 pm

November 20 - December 12

By appointment only

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Filter Photo is partly supported by grants from The MacArthur Funds for Culture, Equity, and the Arts at the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation, Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation, The Illinois Arts Council Agency, a CityArts Grant from the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events, and The Fogelson Family Foundation.