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Time to submit your work for the Voies Off Award held in Arles (France) during the first full week of July. Photographers from all over the world can apply.
Submission deadline: February 15, 2017


During the Rencontres d’Arles

participate in one of the most interesting photo competition, award and festival in the world

The Award and the night projections of the 60 nominees selected by a jury of experts is at the core of the Voies Off Festival. The festival itself is embedded in the opening week of the Rencontres d"Arles, the oldest and most prestigious of all photo festivals. Both festival happening at the same time in the antique city of Arles attract experts (curators, gallery owners, fine art photography dealers, press, critics, museum staff, and of course photographers) from all around the world. Voies Off gives you an opportunity to show them your work.

Participate in the Voies Off Award and
you will give your work all the visibility it deserves.


60 photographers selected

for the night projections

In the courtyard of what was the Archbishop’s Palace right in the heart of the ancient city. The Voies Off Award is a unique opportunity for the best works of a new generation of photographers to be seen. For twenty-one years Voies Off has advocated and presented the best new photographic works from all around the world to a vast and broad of audience of local and international specialists and amateurs.
All works are welcome as long as they are the expression of a coherent creative approach.

Every night for a whole week quality creative photographic works from all around the world will be presented to a demanding and appreciative audience. The final prizes will be awarded at the end of the week.

Good news: Everyone is welcome to apply!


An International Jury

will award 7,500 € worth of prizes

The winner of the 2017 Voies Off Award will receive the sum of 5,000 €.
The winner of the 2017 SAIF Discovery Award, one of our key partners, will receive the sum of 2,500 €.
The winner of the lacritique.org Award will be granted the publication of a portfolio accompanied by an introductory text by one of the best art critic on the www.lacritique.org website.

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Pass privilège

for the 2017 Voies Off Portfolio Reviews

Participate in the 2017 Voies Off Photo Award and be immediately rewarded with a Free Pass to the Voies Off Portfolio Reviews organized in Arles July 4-8, 2017.

In the event you are one of the 60 selected laureates you will be upgraded to the Pass Privilège level and the opportunity to have first choices of whom among the expert professionals you will like to meet.

As such you will have access to an international network of
over 100 experts; festival directors, curators, gallery owners,
critics, gallery and museum staff…




Daesung Lee


Thibault Jouvent


Francesco Giusti



Voies Off Prize Partners

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The SAIF is a french non-profit organization whose mission is to collect and distribute copyright fees for authors in the visual arts in France. It represents nearly 7,000 authors in the visual arts including 4,000 photographers. The SAIF also sponsors creation, performing arts and the education of artists allocating 25 % of the money earned by private copying.

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Lacritique.org is an online review of contemporary art, which seeks to contextualize the role of the art critic, approaching works, artists and other mediators in the field as well as galleries, art centers , museums, collectors…


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