Photography is power. In a world of images, a photographer has the potential to change perceptions, ask questions and to explore beauty. This opportunity is open to photographers of all backgrounds – everyone who participates will receive a portfolio and rewards from our sponsors. One winner as selected by our influential judges will be made famous. Photographers, this is your moment. Click here to submit your best work.

You are invited to participate in Artists Wanted’s annual photography competition: EXPOSURE. Our goal is simple – to find amazing photographic talents and expose them to the world in the most potent way possible. Rewards and benefits will be given to all who participate.

One Grand Prize winner will be awarded a Manhattan gallery reception, international publicity and their choice of $10,000 cash or 1 year living rent free in a $1.2 million dollar apartment provided by The Edge in New York City.

Your Deadline is Monday, May 31st.
Send us your best work now at:

Our panel of judges including acclaimed photographer & filmmaker Lauren Greenfield, New York Times Photo Editor Maura Foley, MoMA Curator Nora Lawrence and JPG Magazine Founders Derek Powazek & Heather Powazek Champ, will choose one photographer for the Grand Prize:

  • $10,000 cash or 1-year FREE living at a $1.2 million apartment at The Edge in New York City
  • A Manhattan gallery reception
  • Airfare & shipping to and from New York City for the event
  • International publicity

The public will also cast their vote and the highest rated portfolio will receive the People’s Choice Award


  • $2,000 in cash
  • A Manhattan gallery reception
  • Airfare & shipping to and from New York City for the event

All participants will receive:
An online portfolio searchable by gallerists, press and commercial buyers; A free digital subscription to JPG Magazine; $100 in discounts and credits from; and discounts and freebies from our generous sponsors.