The Perth Centre for Photography invites all artists to enter the 2016 IRIS AWARD
The IRIS Award is an international prize recognising new and outstanding portraiture in photography
based media. It is swiftly emerging as the world’s most unique photography award exhibition attracting
original and conceptually driven portraiture.
The criteria for selection focuses on portraits that are unique, compelling and engaging whilst maintaining
excellence in photography.
PCP is excited to announce that Andy Adams of FlakPhoto will be our curatorial selector for this
years IRIS AWARD.
Andy Adams is an independent producer + publisher
whose work explores current ideas in
and visual media.
He is the editor of FlakPhoto, a website that promotes
discovery of photographic image makers from
around the world. In his spare time he hosts
FlakPhoto Network, an online community focused on
conversations about photo/arts culture.
Andy has featured as a panelist for many awards such
as Critical Mass and the LensCulture Exposure Awards.
He has also presented at important photography festivals
such as the FORMAT International Photography Festival
in Derby, UK and the New York Photo Festival, NY.
Find him on Instagram @FlakPhoto.
Closing date for entries: 14 July 2016, 12pm (Midday AWST)
Claire Alexander, Jerick Ethereal, 2015 IRIS AWARD Honorary Mention