Submissons are open untill December 1st, 2019

The 5th edition of the International Photo Festival Leiden (IPFL) will take place from 9 to 17 May 2020. We kindly invite you to submit your work. 

Have you graduated within the past 5 years (BA and/or MA) from an art school or photography-related program and do you live in or have the nationality of a European country? Then don’t hesitate to submit your application. Make sure to check our website and social media to stay up to date about the submission process and the conditions. We look forward to receiving your photographic work. Submissions are open until November 30, 2019. Do not miss it. 

The International Photo Festival Leiden takes place every other year and offers new, talented photographers in Europe a public stage for their work. Apply now for the opportunity to gain international exposure and a broad range of publicity for your photography! 

Visit to learn more about what the festival can do for you if you are among the 20 selected photographers. We advise you to carefully read the attached terms and conditions. 

We are looking forward to receiving your amazing photographic work! 

Rimke Lammerink Communications IPFL 2020 International Photo Festival Leiden, The Netherlands 


Former participating photographer Annabel Miedema: Do you recommend other photographers to submit their work for the International Photo Festival Leiden? 

“Yes, I would really give it a try! It is a great opportunity to participate in a group exhibition with photographers from all Europe, and to showcase your work in a vibrant urban space.”