#SelfExpression contest opens for entries
Saatchi Gallery and Huawei launch new #SelfExpression contest
Following the success of the #SaatchiSelfie competition, which recieved over 14,000 entries from 13 different countries.
The new #SelfExpression contest invites artists, photographers and smartphone users to turn their gaze away from themselvers and to instead document the world and those around them for the chance to win a solo exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery.
The #SelfExpression competition marks Huawei’s and the Saatchi Gallery’s commitment to provide a platform for the most creative smartphone imagery to be discovered and enjoyed. The competition is open to anyone over the age of 16 and will give them the opportunity to share their most expressive images of what they find beautiful, interesting or noteworthy.
The judging panel will comprise of acclaimed artists, photographers and forward-thinkers who will shortlist 10 winners from the pool of entries. The winners will have their work exhibited at the Saatchi Gallery in London and will also each receive Huawei’s newest P10 smartphone, co-engineered with Leica, which features the world’s first 8MP Leica front camera and dual Leica lens.
The overall winner of the competition will be announced at a special private view at the Saatchi Gallery, London on 19 July 2017, and will be awarded a solo exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery at a later date.
The #SelfExpression competition is open for entries now. More details can be found here.
This new competition coincides with the announcement that the run of From Selfie to Self-Expression has been extended until 23 July 2017 as a result of its popularity with visitors.