Memphis Current accepts all mediums of art work, including, but not limited to, photography, paintings, sculptures, metalwork, woodwork, etc. 

Before submitting work, please read through this page.


  • In the submission form below attach a link to your work via dropbox, google drive, etc. in the appropriate field.

  • Make sure photographs of all work or digital images are in an appropriate file form (.pdf, .jpeg, etc.) and are high resolution, at least 300 ppi.

  • Include any information relevant to the submission (medium, size, title, etc.).

  • Make sure the image will be clear when printed by at least 7.5" x 7.5"

  • Please choose no more than 5 pieces to submit. 

When sending a submission to Memphis Current magazine, please keep the following in mind.

1. We are a quarterly publication with limited space, unfortunately we will not be able to publish or feature all submissions sent to us.

2. All submissions that are sent to us are reviewed by the staff, but due to the high volume of submissions we receive we are unable respond back to all submissions. If you do not receive a confirmation that we are featuring your work for the upcoming issue, do not fret. We plan out issues months in advance and may want to feature you in an upcoming issue in the future. We understand the anxieties of waiting to hear back, but please do not send follow up emails. We will contact you if we are interested in featuring your work.

3. Outside of submitting work through our submission form or via email. We constantly check hashtags on instagram and facebook. Feel free to tag #memphiscurrent in a post, it is a guaranteed way of getting our attention and possibly being asked to be featured in Memphis Current

4. Familiarize yourself with the content we publish and the work we feature before submitting work.

You may also submit work via email.


  • First and last name,

  • Social media handles

  • Phone number s

  • A short bio ( 50- 120 words) 

  • All relevant information about the submitted pieces. 



By filling out this digital release form, I (Name Listed Below) hereby grant Memphis Current Magazine permission to use the photography or other content submitted in their publication, including their website & internet postings.  I verify that I have the right to publish the people in the pictures and that I own the rights to have these pictures (or other content) distributed, published, or otherwise promoted by Memphis Current Magazine as they see fit for their publication.  I certify that this work of art is not plagiarized from another source.


I understand that the picture(s) (or other content) I submit to Memphis Current Magazine may be used in their publication in print or digitally as well as on their website and other social media and internet postings.


I understand that by completing this form only allows Memphis Current Magazine to use my photos (or other content) in their publication, and at no time will Memphis Current assume rights to the photos (or other content) themselves, other than me allowing them the right to publish the photos (or other content submitted and should they then post pages from the publication on their website or in internet postings.


I understand that at no time shall I be paid, re-imbursed, compensated, given a free magazine, or given royalties, now or at any point in the future by Memphis Current Magazine unless stated otherwise.


I hereby irrevocably authorize Memphis Current Magazine to copy, exhibit, publish or distribute these photos (or other content) in their publication for purposes of publicizing Memphis Current Magazine in their publication, website or internet postings or for any other lawful purpose. I are also give the right for Memphis Current Magazine to make any necessary edits(i.e. crop/resize .....) to fit the publication.


I hereby hold harmless and release and forever discharge Memphis Current Magazine from all claims, demands, and causes of action which I, my heirs, representatives, executors, administrators, or any other persons acting on my behalf or on the behalf of my estate have or may have by reason of this authorization.


I certify that the person or ALL person(s) in the photo(s) are at least 18 years of age.  If they are under the age of 18, I certify that their parent or legal guardian has given approval.  I have read this release and I fully understand the contents, meaning, and impact of this release.


I affirm that all given statements to the magazine are true. As the provider, I also understand that submissions of content, or completion of release, is not a guarantee of publication. If Work is published, it is the duty of the provider (and not Memphis Current Magazine) to notify all involved parties of their involvement in the final product.

Submissions and Release Form
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