Prix VIRGINIA awarded every two years since 2012, this photo contest is the first photography prize exclusively reserved for a woman photographer, regardless of her age or nationality.
The work submitted must never have yet been exhibited in France and must not be the result of an editorial assignment or advertisement commission.
“The Prix Virginia is a way for me to demonstrate my support for the recognition of women photographers. It is also a way of sharing the passions that were handed down to me.” Sylvia Schildge
Awards Prix VIRGINIA 2020:
•The Sylvia S. Association will award 10.000 € to the winner
•A Carte blanche for a Portrait de Ville edited by Be-Pôles editions for the winner or one of the 10 shortlisted photographers.
•A book publication of the winner’s photographs and the 10 shortlisted photographers by Filigranes editions
An award ceremony will be held in Paris in November 2020, on a date to be decided after the Jury has reached their decision. The ceremony is public. The winner, members of the Jury, and the media will be present.
The ceremony is public. The winner, members of the Jury, and the media will be present.
Enter 12 to 18 digital photographs, (with captions, date, title and format) on unrelated themes or grouped by subject, black and white and/or colour and 3 A4 paper prints.
Entry deadline: 7th May 2020
Image requirements: Jpeg format, 72 dpi and no more than 1,5 Mo (or Mb).
Online submission of digital photographs via the website https://www.prixvirginia.com/participate/member-creation/?lang=en but please, first, read all Rules