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juried by Clint Woodside

August 3rd, 2024: Call Closes
Mid-August 2024: Accepted Artists Notified
September 4th, 2024 : Books due at Filter Space
September 13th, 2024: Exhibition Opens

In conjunction with the 2024 Filter Photo Festival, Filter Photo is pleased to announce, On the Shelf, an open call for a photo book exhibition, juried by Clint Woodside—photographer, curator and founder of Deadbeat Club

With an open theme, On the Shelf seeks well-conceived, original, and compelling photo books. Eligible entries include all types of photo books, whether self-published, handmade, or commercially published. Books by or featuring the work of more than one artist are also eligible. Books must have been completed within the last three years.

A Juror’s Choice and Honorable Mention will be awarded. The Juror’s Choice Award comes with a $500 cash prize. The cost to submit toOn the Shelf is $25.00 for a single photo book project.  Artists are responsible for the cost of shipping books to and from Filter Space gallery.

Important Dates
  • August 3rd, 2024: Call Closes

  • Mid-August 2024: Accepted Artists Notified

  • September 4th, 2024: Books due at Filter Space

  • September 13th – October 19th, 2024: Exhibition On View

  • September 20th: Public Reception coinciding with the Filter Photo Festival

About the Juror

Clint Woodside is a photographer, curator, and founder of Deadbeat Club, an acclaimed independent publishing house rooted in contemporary photography. Based in Los Angeles, Woodside works with artists around the world with the expectation of close collaboration and long standing partnership. With thoughtful design, innovative editing and meticulous print quality, each title is one Deadbeat Club is proud to share with its community. Woodside has curated shows and exhibited work extensively throughout Europe, Asia, Australia and the US.

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