Calls for Entry

Mark McKnight, Ballerino, 2018

Deadline: 7 January 2022

Now Open: 2022 Aperture Portfolio Prize

The Portfolio Prize is an annual international competition to discover, exhibit, and publish new talents in photography.


The Aperture Portfolio Prize

Open: November - January

The Aperture Portfolio Prize highlights artists whose work deserves greater recognition.

The Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards

Closed: June - September

The Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards celebrates the book’s contribution to the evolving narrative of photography.

Aperture Summer Open

Closed: March - May

The Aperture Summer Open is an annual open-submission exhibition featuring a wide variety of work by photographers and lens-based artists…

Recent Announcements

Announcing the Winners of the 2021 PhotoBook Awards

Celebrating the evolving narrative of the photobook, Aperture and Paris Photo present this year’s winning titles.

Announcing the 2021 PhotoBook Awards Shortlist

Celebrating the evolving narrative of the photobook, see the 35 shortlisted titles for this year’s Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards.