Penn IUR 2021 Photo Contest: Civic Engagement

Penn IUR 2021 Photo Contest: Civic Engagement

This Deadline Expired: Monday, May 31, 2021

The Penn Institute for Urban Research is hosting a photo contest on civic engagement. Photos might call attention to unique efforts to maintain and strengthen bonds between urban residents, public displays of emotional support for individuals or groups impacted by the pandemic, community activities dedicated to mitigating vulnerability, or other creative actions that demonstrate the resilience of cities in the face of historic challenges. The deadline for submissions has been extended to May 31, 2021. A prize of $200 will be awarded to the top submission as determined by a panel of judges. The three runners up will receive $50 each.

To enter via Twitter, mention @PennIUR when tweeting your image. To enter via Instagram, mention @penniur in the caption of your post. Please include a short description of the photo, the date and location of the photo, and the hashtag #PennIURPhotoComp. If you do not use social media, email your submission to penniur@pobox.upenn.edu, subject line “2021 Penn IUR Photo Contest.”

For more information, check out the Penn IUR’s website!

Tania Qurashi
Tania Qurashi
Peter Treiber's abstract expressionistic light painting photographs.
Peter Treiber
Peter Treiber

Peter Treiber's abstract expressionistic light painting photographs. …

Peter Treiber's abstract expressionistic light painting photographs. …

Peter Treiber's abstract expressionistic light painting photographs. …

Amy Orr is Philadelphia based, multimedia / fiber artist. Working in the studio and on the street, Orr reuses common plastic waste that she has collected.
Amy Orr
Amy Orr

Amy Orr is Philadelphia based, multimedia / fiber artist. Working in the studio and on the street, Orr reuses common plastic…

Amy Orr is Philadelphia based, multimedia / fiber artist. Working in the studio and on the street, Orr reuses common plastic waste that she has collected. …

Amy Orr is Philadelphia based, multimedia / fiber artist. Working in the studio and on the street, Orr reuses common plastic waste that she has collected. …

Sculptor Morgan Dummitt was born and raised in Manhattan, where he began studying the figure in 2005 at the Art Students League of New York. In 2013 he earned a certificate in sculpture from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and a Bachelor's of the Fine Arts from the University of Pennsylvania.
Morgan Dummitt
Morgan Dummitt

Sculptor Morgan Dummitt was born and raised in Manhattan, where he began studying the figure in 2005 at the Art Students…

Sculptor Morgan Dummitt was born and raised in Manhattan, where he began studying the figure in 2005 at the Art Students League of New York. In 2013 he earned a certificate in sculpture from the Pennsylvania…

Sculptor Morgan Dummitt was born and raised in Manhattan, where he began studying the figure in 2005 at the Art Students League of New York. In 2013 he earned a certificate in sculpture from the Pennsylvania Academy of the…

Amie Potsic is a Photographic Artist on Inliquid. She explores the physical, socio-political and natural aspects of photography in Made in China and Skin Stories.
Amie Potsic
Amie Potsic

Amie Potsic is a Photographic Artist on Inliquid. She explores the physical, socio-political and natural aspects of photography…

Amie Potsic is a Photographic Artist on Inliquid. She explores the physical, socio-political and natural aspects of photography in Made in China and Skin Stories.…

Amie Potsic is a Photographic Artist on Inliquid. She explores the physical, socio-political and natural aspects of photography in Made in China and Skin Stories.…

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