Juried Exhibition Fri, Sep 27–Dec 8, 2019

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Monday, August 5, 2019

EXHIBITION: Friday, September 27 through Sunday, December 8, 2019


Entry Requirements

Entrants must be photographers who regularly photograph jazz and blues musicians in the Chicago area. By submitting your photographs, you represent and warrant that you are the photographer who created each photograph and that you hold the copyright for each photograph. There is no entry fee.


Submission and Selection Process

Each photographer may submit up to five (5) images for consideration. Please note: one “image” can be a collage of images or a series of multiple images (such as a triptych) as long as they are presented as one file.

The jury will review the submissions and select images that will be displayed. All photographers will be notified of the jury’s decisions by Monday, August 26, 2019.


Exhibition Process

The Logan Center will display selected work in Café Logan on the first floor. All decisions regarding image arrangement, placement, and lighting will be made by the Logan Center.

Please note that the Logan Center does not post prices or sell exhibited work. The Logan Center will make artist contact information available to patrons that express interest in their work.

Following the exhibition, framed works will be returned to the photographer. They can be picked up from the Logan Center beginning at 10 am Monday, December 9, 2019.

About the Exhibition

In conjunction with the annual Hyde Park Jazz Festival (September 28-29, 2019), and the second edition of the Second Monday Blues series, occuring the second Monday of each month starting in October, the Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts will stage a juried exhibition in Café Logan from Friday, September 27 to Decemeber 8, 2019. The exhibition will celebrate Chicago’s vibrant jazz and blues scene and showcase the talents of Chicago area photographers whose work includes original images of Chicago-based jazz and blues musicians.

Open Call for Submissions


 


Return to Logan: On Display


Location

pinReva and David Logan Center for the Arts
915 E 60th Street
ChicagoIL 60637


Contact

773.702.ARTS (2787)
logancenter@uchicago.edu


Summer Hours 

Logan Center (exterior doors unlocked)
Monday-Saturday: 8:00am-10:00pm
Sunday: 11:00am-9:00pm
July 4 and September 2 (Labor Day): CLOSED

NOTE: UC card access outside of these hours only for Logan-based faculty, staff and MFA students with studios, or via special permission. Hours will be extended for special events as needed.

Café Logan 
Monday-Friday: 9:00am-2:00pm
Saturdays-Sundays: CLOSED
Note: Café Logan will occasionally remain open past 2:00pm, pending special events scheduling

Resume normal hours week of September 23

Logan Center Gallery
Through June 16: MFA Thesis Exhibition: Ants Don’t Have Names
Please contact Logan Exhibitions for information on any other Logan Center Gallery summer programming

Logan Center Shop
The Shop will be accessible only to MFA students through the summer and will resume normal (approved) undergrad student access on Sept. 30

Box Office 
Normal hours through June 29: 
Tuesday-Saturday: 12:00pm-6:00pm; 
Sunday-Monday: CLOSED
Beginning July 1:
Monday-Friday: 12:00pm-6:00pm;
Sundays, July 2-4 and September 2 (Labor Day): CLOSED
Resume normal hours week of September 23

Logan Media Center
June 15-23: CLOSED
June 24-August 30: 
Monday-Friday: 10:00am-4:00pm
Saturday & Sunday, and July 3-5: CLOSED
August 31-September 29: CLOSED
Resume normal hours week of September 30