Calls For Entry

OrganizationCandela Books + Gallery


Candela Books + Gallery
Richmond, VA

This annual summer group exhibition, held in Richmond, VA, is the only open call we hold each year. It is dedicated to featuring a wide range of photographic artworks, fine art photography, and artists’ books from 40-50 fine art photographers. UnBound! generates opportunities and exposure beyond the traditional group or juried show by providing a collection opportunity for artists.

Requirements / Eligibility

There is no fee to submit to UnBound! We encourage you to submit up to four images or book projects in your application. They can either be four standalone works, or they can inform one another as part of a series.

What to know before you submit:

  • UnBound! is a celebration of the photographic work. While we are loose in this interpretation, please only submit work that is photographic in origin.

  • All accepted work must be available for sale.

  • Candela gallery will retain a 50% sales commission from the sale of work to any patron other than the collection itself.


  1. Please make sure any image files are formatted as JPG at 1500px on their longest side, and are no larger than 10MB in size.

  2. Please name all files using the naming following naming convention: LastName_TitleOfWork.jpg.

Entry Page Link :
Entry Fee$0
Contact Information
NameAshby Nickerson
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