Submission Periods (11/year)

Issue                  Submission Deadline

September                    July 20

October                       August 20

November                September 20

December                  October 20

January                    November 20

February                  December 20

March                        January 20

April                          February 20

May                             March 20

June                             April 20

July                              June 20

August: No Call - "Jarlibro" Issue

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Closed for jury: 21st through 1st of the next month. 


How to submit:

Send 11 images as separate file attachments to a single e-mail to:

​                              dekunumag [at] gmail [dot] com​

No zips, dropbox, shared folders, or other transfer methods, please. 


E-mail subject Line = Artist's name - Title of Project

Web-resolution .jpg only (no more than 1280 px on longest side @ 72ppi).

No distracting frames or watermarks, please.


​The e-mail message must include:

     1. Images:  11 attached files named exactly as follows:​​

  • Image sequence number   (plus)

  • Artist's last name                (plus)

  • Underscore                         (plus)

  • Image_title  (separate words with an underscore)

If your name is Ed Weston, the first two files in your list of attached files would be named:
02Weston_Point Lobos,_1938.jpg  –  (etc.)

​     2. Supporting documents:   (.doc, .docx, .rtf, or .odt only please)

  • 1st person bio/cv     

  • Project commentary  (We do not limit the size of bio or statement documents.) 

Use the bio and commentary to tell your story in detail. We are about art and artists so mention anything you believe is important or interesting about your series, your practice, your life, in and out of the arts. Please write in personal, accessible terms, avoiding excessive jargon.


Issues and interviews are in English; written facility is necessary.

When you are selected, Dek Unu staff will contact you for an interview via exchange of emails. Artists and staff develop interview and image commentaries in collaborative dialog.

​Please read Terms of Publication here.