The Phillips Collection Community Call for Entry: Community in Focus

By Editorial Team on October 26, 2020

Deadline: Sun, 29 November 2020

Courtesy of The Phillips Collection.
Deadline: November 29, 2020

The Phillips Collection invites participants to submit a photo which captures a piece of the year of 2020. Community in Focus aims to put together a collective portrait filled with bravery, humor, sadness, creativity, and kindness—human emotions that connect us all.

Select qualified submissions will be:

  • Shared through The Phillips Collection and partners’ Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter, as well as The Phillips Collection’s blog and e-newsletter.
  • At the end of the year, shared on The Phillips Collection’s website.
  • Presented on-site at The Phillips Collection and at the Phillips’s satellite campus Phillips@THEARC as a projected exhibition January 9-February 7, 2021


Photographs must meet the following criteria in order to qualify:

  1. Photos must be submitted October 19-November 29, 2020
  2. Photographs must be from the year 2020
  3. One submission per person (if more than one entry is submitted, then that person’s submissions will not be considered)
  4. Submissions must be labeled MM.DD.lastname (ie a photograph taken on April 9 would be labeled 04.09.Thomas)
  5. Submissions must be at least 1080 pixels on the short side
  6. Optional description must be under 50 words
  7. Submissions only accepted through this form


Submissions can be made via the Phillips’s website