London gallery to showcase best of Flickr
Leading East London photographic gallery theprintspace has announced details of a forthcoming exhibition to be compiled entirely of work by photographers on photo social networking website, Flickr.
London, UK, March 10, 2010 /PN/ A different specialist in the field of photography will select the four best photographs from entries submitted by Flickr users each month to be part of the summer 2010 exhibition, giving budding photographers who don’t normally get the chance, a stage on the big scene.
theprintspace Gallery, located in the heart of trendy Shoreditch and the perfect art space for emerging talent, are looking to bring together the best of Flickr, whatever the subject, context or style of photography.
World Press Photography Award-winning photojournalist Laura Pannack, who will select the best entries for March, told of her excitement about the competition.
She said, “This is a fantastic opportunity for photographers to have their work exhibited and brilliant that theprintspace is lending its space to the best of amateur photography on Flickr.
“The lack of restrictions on the competition opens up a world of diverse photography, from photographers of all ages, with no distinct theme or genre. We can look forward to discovering some hidden gems.”
Photographers are invited to enter their photographs at flickr.com/groups/1365219@N23/ where the best submitted photographs are shortlisted daily.