Ryan R. Gibbs Photo Contest – $400 Honorarium

New Delta Review / LSU

Entry Deadline: Nov. 15

Art + Design Building
Baton Rouge, LA 70806


The New Delta Review Literary Journal is currently accepting entries for its annual Ryan R. Gibbs Photography Contest. The juror of this year’s contest is New York City based artist Elliott Jerome Brown Jr. The winner will be featured in the 2019-2020 edition of the New Delta Review, which is published annually by Louisiana State University Creative Writing graduate students. An honorarium of $400 is awarded to the winner and a runner-up will be selected. There is a $5 fee to enter.

For the contest, New Delta Review seeks a series of 5-11 photographs to be featured in Issue 10.1. Together, the photographs should tell a story, or be centered on a unified theme of the artist’s choosing.

Family, friends, and previous students of the judge are ineligible for participation in the contest. In addition, students currently enrolled at Louisiana State University and faculty members at Louisiana State University are ineligible for participation in this contest.

The juror, Elliott Jerome Brown Jr., is an artist based in New York City who presented a solo show of photographs at the Nicelle Beauchene Gallery in September of this year. He was recently a resident of the St. Roch Community Church Artist Residency in New Orleans, from 2018 to 2019, and attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 2017.

For more information and to enter the contest, visit https://newdeltareview.submittable.com/submit/150562/ryan-r-gibbs-award-for-photography-2019-20. Entries must be submitted by November 15 to be considered.

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