Sectors

Each sector within PHOTOFAIRS New York aims to provide an exceptional understanding of photo-based works, digital art and new media.

Please note the sectors are not designated by physical sections within the fair, they will be interspersed on the floorplan and denoted clearly by signage.

Galleries
The main sector of PHOTOFAIRS New York showcases contemporary artists working across photography-based art. Solo or group artist programs reflecting the gallery’s unique program and identity are welcome for application.

Context
A new curatorial sector in which exhibitors showcase both modern and contemporary works. The Context sector is also open to two exhibitors sharing a booth to realize a curatorial vision. Exhibitors wishing to share a booth, must submit one application together.

Platform
Dedicated to supporting emerging galleries and artists. Applications are open to galleries established for less than 8 years, or if all works exhibited are by artists under the age of 35. Solo or group artist programs are accepted.

Screen
This sector is focused on digital art, where photography and new technologies intersect. Galleries presenting a wide range of new media and technology, including virtual reality, NFTs and interactive art are welcome to apply. Solo or group artist programs are accepted.

Film
Dedicated to new filmmaking practices, experimental film or film as an artistic medium from artists and practitioners from across the world. Focusing on single-channel video presentations. Solo or group artist programs are accepted.

Publishers
To celebrate the vital role of photobooks and art publications within the photography and digital art community, the publishing sector within PHOTOFAIRS New York welcomes publishers, bookstores, art book dealers and art studios or institutions presenting works relating to photography, moving images, and new media art including photobooks, magazines, catalogs, historical and theoretical research.

Applications for PHOTOFAIRS New York are now open. Apply here or email Fair Manager, Haley Carloni haley@photofairs.org for further information.