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Holiday Print Sale Fundraiser

Holiday Print Sale Fundraiser Will You Help Us? ​ As you well know, TheDocumentaryProjectFund is a nonprofit run by artists for artists. On November 16, 2016 we’ll host our first Holiday Print Sale in Salt Lake City (and via e-sale) in order to raise the $10,000 needed to fund our next grant cycle. We are […]

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Some Submission Advice from Lynn

10 things to think about as you prepare your submission: Spend some time on our website. Read our mission statement. Understand what we are looking for in a submission and gear yours accordingly. Don’t lie about what you will be doing, but think in terms of how your project fits into our organization’s mission. Look […]

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Spring Call-for-Entries 2016

Our newest Call begins on April 30. Today! Remember, this Call is a little different from our previous ones in two ways. Our new submission process: we now have an online form for you to download, fill out and submit along with your portfolio. We would like to receive the submission as one Dropbox file, […]

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The Economic Divide: A Themed DPF Award

  Spring Call-For-Entries   The news cycles are full of tales about the ever-expanding gap between rich and poor in the United States. Election politics play the problem in different ways but we can’t deny the shrinking of the middle class is changing our country. This Spring, we are offering a special themed $5000 award, […]

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Unfolding Truth: Opening Reception

Thanks so much to everyone who came to last Tuesday evening’s opening of Unfolding Truth at Salt Lake City Community College’s George & Dolores Doré Eccles Gallery. The exhibition is absolutely beautiful, showcasing 11 DPF awardees. The 7:00PM panel discussion was lively and informative. Many thanks to Theo Stroomer, Kim Raff and Preston Gannaway for sharing their many insights […]

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Unfolding Truth: Photographs by TheDocumentaryProject Fund Awardees, 2012 – 2015

Exhibition to open March, 8 2016  Over the course of the last three years, we have awarded project support to twelve incredible artists.  Their work has been shown in their communities, in magazines and in online publications.  We want to keep all these important stories alive.  The work may be local to the photographer, but […]

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