CALL FOR ENTRIES
 
CARTE BLANCHE - STUDENTS 2018
 
Paris Photo, Picto Foundation and SNCF Gares & Connexions are proud to announce the second edition of the Carte Blanche Students, a platform of the discovery and promotion of emerging talent in master and bachelor programmes in photography and visual arts schools throughout Europe.
 
The call for student submissions is open until June 8, 2018.
 
Please read the terms and conditions before applying
 


A PLATFORM FOR EMERGING PHOTOGRAPHY
 

On the occasion of Paris Photo 2018, which will be held from November 8 – 11, 2018 at the Grand Palais in Paris, Carte Blanche Students 2018 will kickstart the careers of 4 students, whose projects are selected from among over 100 European photography and visual arts schools, with the exceptional opportunity to take part in the largest international art fair dedicated to the photographic medium.

 

 

 



TWO OBJECTIVES
 

Paris Gare du Nord Station <br/> Courtesy William Lakin, laureate of the 2017 edition
Paris Gare du Nord Station
Courtesy William Lakin, laureate of the 2017 edition
EXHIBIT YOUR PROJECT
 
Present your work to qualified audiences:
 
  • The 4 laureates will present their selected project portfolios during Paris Photo at the Grand Palais, the world's largest international art fair for photography.
  • The winning projects will be presented in a large format exhibition from mid-October through the end of November 2018 at Paris Gare du Nord, one of the world's most visited train stations.

 
Paris Photo 2017, Grand Palais <br/> Courtesy Florent Drillon
Paris Photo 2017, Grand Palais
Courtesy Florent Drillon

MEET THE MARKET 

Paris Photo reunites key players in the photography market with over 64,500 visitors each year.

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Exchange with the who's who in the photography market: gallerists, artists, curators, publishers, collectors, journalists 
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Participate in a round-table discussion on emerging artists and the art market with experts in the field.

THE JURY
An international jury will select the series and initiatives deemed the most creative, original, thorough and susceptible to being best adapted to the spaces reserved for cultural exhibitions at Paris Gare du Nord.

The 2018 jury is composed of :
- Sylvain Bailly, Director of Cultural Affairs, SNCF Gares & Connexions
- Tatyana Franck, Director, Musée de l'Élysée, Lausanne
- Vincent Marcilhacy, Director, Picto Foundation
- Léopold Meyer, Collector
- Robert Morat, Gallerist
- SMITH, Artist
- Christoph Wiesner, Artistic Director, Paris Photo

 

NB: This call for submissions is open to students, 18 years and older, in master or bachelor programmes in art schools and photography schools throughout Europe.  

For more information, please contact: carteblanche@parisphoto.com

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