Join the Chicago Chapter ofÂ JETAAÂ in celebrating our 26-year anniversary of cultural exchange with the country of Japan. Daily Life in Japan is a one-night only exhibition that will feature a wide array of photography from those who have experienced Japan and are invested in rebuilding it.
Hobby to professional photographers are invited to submit their digital photos. You can submit up to one photo per category. You can find instructions to submit photos atÂ www.jetaachicago.com/contest. Â JET Alumni from around the country are invited to participate.
JuriedÂ by a panel of two community leaders and byÂ youÂ in an online vote, this exhibition highlights the essence of Japanese life with an emphasis on culture, education, and community outreach.
Youâ€™re invitedÂ to the opening reception to view the winning photographs on Saturday, October 6, 2012, 6-9pm at Studio 24 hosted by Chicago’sÂ Brian Sorg.
All proceeds from the exhibition and reception will go to theÂ Soma City Tsunami Orphan fund.
Aug 28Â Deadline for submission
Sept 19Â Online voting ends
Sept 20Â Winners notified
Oct 6Â Opening reception, 6-9pm
1. Best 80s/90s
2. Best nature scene
3. Best cityscape
4. Community engagement
5. Historic traditions
6. Did that really just happen?
For more information, email Shannon Copp atÂ firstname.lastname@example.org