Ends on November 30, 2017

$20.00 USD

Submit a thematic body of work for exhibition consideration in one of our "host space" galleries!

DEADLINE: November 30, 2017


The MOPLA Host Space Exhibition Open Call is open to both emerging and established photographers and curators worldwide over the age of 18. Eligible submissions should be framed and ready to exhibit and can belong to one photographer or a group of photographers. 


1. Complete the submission form with your personal info. 

2. Upload up to 30 digital images.

3. Pay the $20 submission fee. 

Selected Host Space Exhibitions will be Official MOPLA programming co-produced by the MOPLA team and the artist(s) and/or curator. Host Space Exhibitions will be included in the annual catalogue in addition to the MOPLA website, calendar, weekly newsletters and social media promotion.


Is there a limit to the number of entries per artist? 
No, you may submit as many entries as you like. 

How should I prepare my files? 
Please prepare your files according to the specifications below.

  • JPG only, NO TIF, GIF, PNG, PDF files will be accepted.
  • 72 DPI
  • 800 pixels on the longest side
  • RGB, Grayscale, Black and White accepted, no CMYK.
  • Naming your files: Firstname, Underscore, Lastname, Number. For Example: John_Smith_1.jpg, John_Smith_2.jpg up to the corresponding number of images you are submitting.

Can I send print materials, books or CD’s?
No, MOPLA accepts online submissions only.

When will the selected exhibitions be announced? 
Artists and/or curators who's exhibition is selected will be notified in January 2018, and the list of confirmed exhibitions will be published in February 2018. 

How will I know if my submission was selected? 
If your submission was selected to participate in MOPLA, you will be contacted directly through the email which you provided in the submission form.

When and where will the festival take place? 
The Tenth Anniversary Edition of MOPLA will take place in April 2018 throughout the city of Los Angeles. 

By submitting to the MOPLA Group Show or Host Space Open Calls, you agree that we can potentially curate a selection of images from your submission for Pro’jekt LA, MOPLA's very own projection series. Through Pro'jekt LA photography will be projected on walls and outdoor spaces throughout Los Angeles during MOPLA. 

*This submission process DOES NOT guarantee that your work will be selected to exhibit during Month of Photography Los Angeles. While all submissions are reviewed by our team, not all submissions will be selected.

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