Each year, 29 ARTS IN PROGRESS gallery will hold the open call “UNPUBLISHED PHOTO”, a search for exceptionally talented photographers, from Italy and all across the world.
The 2nd edition of UNPUPLISHED PHOTO is currently open for submissions and runs until 14 June 2019.
Selected photographers will gain the opportunity to participate in a group exhibition at the gallery in Milan (10 September – 5 October 2019).
A  specially constituted Selection Committee, in collaboration with the direction of the gallery, will evaluate proposals and within 1st July 2019, the five selected photographers will be announced.


Selection Committee – UP19

  • Giovanni Pelloso, journalist, curator and photography critic
  • Francesco Paolo Campione, Director of the Museum of Cultures (MUSEC) in Lugano
  • Gianluca Ranzi, art curator and critic
  • Elena Zaccarelli, specialist modern & contemporary art at Christie’s Italy
  • Giuseppe Mastromatteo, chief creative officer at Ogilvy & Mather Italy
  • Barbara Silbe, journalist and editor-in-chief of EyesOpen! Magazine
  • Two collectors of contemporary art


Key Dates
Submission: 23 April – 14 June, 2019
Selection: 15 June – 1 July, 2019
Exhibition: 10 September – 5 October, 2019

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