Andrea Micheli (Milan, 1972), naturalist and MBA graduate, has served as an advisor TO publishing houses and cultural foundations (Longanesi, Salani, Fondazione Forma per la Fotografia). He has staged several personal exhibitions in Italy, Switzerland and overseas, and he has published articles and books. He has accompanied his friend and teacher Elliott Erwitt on several photography trips that have culminated in joint exhibitions. He is a founder member of Photoaid, a social and environmental photographic agency. For several years he has lived among the mountains and vineyards of Camorino.
What is the Swiss Photo-Three Award?
When is the deadline?
How much does it cost?
What are the age requirements?
What are the terms and conditions for participation?
Images must weight 2MB maximum and must be in .jpg
Is it possibile to apply with more than one Tryptic?
Who will head the jury?
Other members will be announced soon.
Terms & Conditions
By agreeing to the terms and conditions for the Swiss Photo-Three Award you acknowledge that:
- you must be 18 years of age or older at anytime during 2019
- you are submitting a valid entry before 11.59pm UTC+1 Zurich time on 31/05/19
By submitting your work to the Swiss Photo-Three Award you agree that Swiss Photo-Three has the right to use your work for promotional and editorial purposes related to Swiss Photo-Three.
Any images used will include full credits. Usage includes all media worldwide.
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- One tryptic as a sole image or three single images making a tryptic. No dyptics are allowed.
- A brief description of the work (up to 500 words per series).
- A summarised CV (PDF or Word document in English).
- If you submit as a Duo, please fill up the “notes” field with the required data of the second author.
- Images must weigh 2MB maximum.
- Images must be in .jpg.
- Images as installation are allowed, but within the limit of three single images upload.
IMPORTANT: If all of the above requirements are not met, we will not take the application into consideration.
By agreeing to our terms and conditions, you acknowledge that your personal data can be used for Swiss Photo-Three Award purposes and other related activities.
For more information please e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Our committee takes the time to carefully review each tryptic that is submitted, a process which can take up to a some weeks.
Please do not contact us to see whether you have been selected. We will notify you ourselves in due time.
Jury members will select 5 finalists. The 5 finalists will be notified of their status by June 2019 and will appear on our website.
Finalists will be asked to send an original print of the tryptic, properly mounted and framed, to be showed during a special event that will take place in Switzerland thanks to our Sponsors. The winner will be announced during that Special Event.
It will be awarded to the first place a prize of 1’500 CHF, in addition to the free concession of a solo show within the space of Heillandi Gallery in Lugano (CH).