In-Corpus Photography

Open Submission 

“The body which forms into photography, Photography which forms into a body”

THEME: Photography and Art project centred around the Body

Open call for all photography projects related to the Body and Being.

In-Corpus Photography values and aims to highlight the image, meaning and depth of works. It wishes to spark consciousness of the Being and its relation to the Body.

The team will establish the program privileging diversity in subject, whilst searching for artistic quality, originality and coherence.

The exhibition will carry the message: “The body which forms into photography, Photography which forms into a body”


When ?

Open call closes on the 28 March 2022

For an exhibition between May 4th-29th  2022 in Arles – France

In-Corpus Photography Festival will be On in several places in Arles. The curator will choose the scenography according to the themes of artists. 

All projects related to “kiss, embracing” will be shown at the “Bisous-Gallery” in the center of Arles.

The jury will select a Short-list of 10 artists : 5 artists from the In-Corpus Festival 2021 and 5 artists from the In-corpus Festival 2022 for a second show. Those 10 short-listed artists will be on a second exhibition during the professional week of Les Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie, July 4th-10th at the Gallery La Belle Étoile in Arles – France.

Who ?

All artists and photographers over 18, from all around the world.



How ?

Candidates need to present a minimum of one image and a maximum of ten.

We recommend that you present at least five. Only a maximum of five images per series will be selected for the exhibition.

Candidates can send several different applications if they wish to present different series.

Presenting a work in the format of a book is allowed.

Participating in the open call is free

Photographies should be sent electronically or through we-transfer, to the address , at the latest on March 28, 2022, with which a text presenting the project and one presenting the artist should be attached (maximum 2500 characters per text), image format: 72 dpi, jpeg.



Jury ?

The selection comity is made up of several contemporary art history and photography professionals.

Selected candidates ?

The final list of selected candidates will be decided in collaboration with the Jury and the curator of the festival.

Between 10 to 20 artists will be selected, depending on the presented projects, the size of the images, series and presented books.

The successful candidates will be notified by email in the beginning of April 2022, and information about the contract will be shared.

Unfortunately, we will not be able to personally contact unsuccessful applicationts.



Where ?

– Galerie de la MDVA, 3, Boulevard des Lices – Arles
– La belle Étoile, 7, rue des pénitents bleus – Arles

– Bisous, 33 rue de la république –  Arles
– Other places announced soon, Arles