Nō Studios looking for photo submissions to be featured in 1st-annual 'PhotoMKE' festival
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Nō Studios is looking for photographers to be featured in its first annual "PhotoMKE" festival that will take place in September.
The event will showcase outdoor photo galleries in six Milwaukee neighborhoods – Clarke Square, Harambee, Layton Boulevard, Lindsay Heights, Metcalfe Park and Muskego Way. The galleries will feature photography from residents representing what love, beauty, resilience and happiness looks like to them, where they live.
"By inviting locals to reclaim and represent their communities through visual art, Nō Studios PhotoMKE aspires to affirm the value of these Milwaukee neighborhoods through the lens of those who live there," Nō Studios said in a the release.
Photo submissions must represent one of the six participating neighborhoods. They can be new or existing images covering a variety of subjects, including but not limited to buildings/architecture, people, objects, historical landmarks, elder statesmen, or an event/moment.
Eight photos will be selected to represent each neighborhood by community leaders and MIAD faculty. Winners will receive a $300 stipend, along with 50% off rental equipment from MKE Production rentals.
For information on how to submit a photo, CLICK HERE.