Exhibition Theme:Color Explorations

Any subject matter, color(s) being the main point of interest, whether the color is found as is or created/enhanced in post.



Ellie Pritts is an internationally-recognized photographer and emerging director born and raised in Chicago, now living in LA. Her imaginative work has captured the attention of esteemed publications such as WIRED and TIME, who named her one of the top photographers to follow in the U.S. Most recently, Ellie was brought on to launch and Art Direct Apple’s official Instagram account, @apple. Prior to that, she founded the world’s first collaborative photography app, Hippo. She now additionally works as a marketing consultant for creatives and gives marketing workshops nationwide.




Call Opens: November 1, 2018
Deadline for Entries: December 1, 2018
Notifications: December 10, 2018
Work Received at Gallery: January 5, 2019
Exhibition: January 15 – February 25, 2019
Workshop/ Artist’s Reception: February 2, 2019
Entry Fee: 3/$30. More than 3, $10 each. No Maximum.
Send jpegs only, 72 dpi, 1000 on the longest side to nancy@sxsemagazine.com
File Name should read: Your Last Name Your First Name Title of Image
example: mccrarynancybigredhouse
Email subject line should read: Color2019

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Each additional image $10 – no maximum — Click HERE

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Ellie’s workshop, Contemporary Marketing for Creatives, will be held Saturday, February 2, 2019, South x Southeast PhotoGallery. It will be followed by the opening reception for Color Explorations.

Workshop description: Discover how and why social platforms like Instagram have become indispensable for marketing yourself in our workshop with photographer Ellie Pritts. We’ll explore the links between traditional marketing practices and emerging technology in this in-depth yet accessible program. She’ll be discussing the basics of a successful Instagram presence and how to grow your audience organically (and why that matters!)

Ellie will cover the following topics:
Getting started on Instagram
Why you should be on Instagram
How to brand yourself
Finding your niche
The importance of finding inspiration
Instagram marketing strategy basics
Instagram dont’s
Basics of copyrighted work on Instagram

For more info on the workshop, and to register Click Here.

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