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Grants & Awards
VH AWARD for Emerging Asian Media Artists
The five finalists for this award by Hyundai Motor Group will each receive $25,000 production grants and participate in an online residency program with Eyebeam. The Grand Prix recipient will be awarded an additional $25,000. Read more on Hyperallergic.
Deadline: July 28, 2022 (11am EST/midnight KST) | vhaward.com
The Bennett Prize
Open to women figurative realist painters. 10 finalists will be featured in a traveling group exhibition. The Grand Prize Winner receives $50,000 and a solo exhibition, the first runner-up gets $10,000. The application fee is $40. Read more on Hyperallergic.
Deadline: October 7, 2022 | thebennettprize.org
NYSCA/NYFA – Artists with Disabilities Grant
The New York Foundation for the Arts and the New York State Council on the Arts partnered to award $1,000 to 261 artists with disabilities living in New York State outside of NYC. Read more on Hyperallergic.
Deadline: June 28, 2022 | nyfa.org
National Performance Network – Southern Artists for Social Change
This program provides $25,000 project grants to artists and culture bearers of color living, working, and engaging in social change in the urban, rural, and tribal communities of Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi.
Deadline: July 29, 2022 (5pm CST) | npnweb.org
Residencies, Workshops, & Fellowships
Center for Craft – Craft Archive Fellowships
The Center for Craft will award six $5,000 Craft Archive Fellowships to support new research on underrepresented craft histories, culminating in a Special Issue on Hyperallergic. Read more on Hyperallergic.
Deadline: June 27, 2022 | centerforcraft.org
Da Vinci Art Alliance – 2023 Fellowship Program
This fellowship provides three Philadelphia-based artists with three-week-long solo exhibitions at DVAA, three-year-long Artist Memberships with the organization, a stipend, and staff support. The application fee is $5.
Deadline: June 26, 2022 | davinciartalliance.org
Loghaven Artist Residency
Emerging and established artists can apply for retreat-style, stipend-supported 2023 and 2024 residencies based in Knoxville, Tennessee. The application fee is $20. Read more on Hyperallergic.
Deadline: July 15, 2022 | loghaven.org
Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans
Funding MFAs and all full-time graduate degrees, the $90,000 Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans is the premier graduate school fellowship for immigrants and children of immigrants in the United States. Read more on Hyperallergic.
Deadline: October 27, 2022 (2pm EST) | pdsoros.org
Firelight Media – Documentary Lab
Firelight Media’s flagship fellowship seeks out and develops emerging filmmakers of color who make artful and innovative nonfiction films by providing them with a $25,000 grant, mentorship, and more.
Deadline: June 13, 2022 | firelightmedia.tv
Franconia Sculpture Park – Artist Residencies
Franconia Sculpture Park is now accepting applications for their Fellowship, Artist Family, and Writers Residencies. Submissions opened on June 1 and there is no fee to apply for the first two weeks.
Deadline: August 1, 2022 | franconia.org
ISSUE Project Room – 2023 Suzanne Fiol Curatorial Fellowship
This program supports an emerging, New York-based curator with a $3,000 stipend, a dedicated ISSUE-funded budget to produce three public programs, free access to rehearsal space, and more.
Deadline: July 8, 2022 | nyfa.org
Women’s Studio Workshop – Anita Wetzel Residency Grant
This fully subsidized residency is meant for mature artists (45+) to create new work and immerse themselves in WSW’s supportive environment. It comes with a weekly stipend plus materials and travel budgets.
Deadline: August 1, 2022 | wsworkshop.org
Open Calls for Art & Writing
Mattie Kelly Arts Center Galleries at Northwest Florida State College – 30th Annual Emerald Coast National Juried Art Exhibition
Guest juried by Việt Lê, the Best-in-Show winner will receive $1,000 and a solo show in the Holzhauer Gallery during the 2023 Emerald Coast National Exhibition. The application fee is $35 for three entries.
Deadline: July 1, 2022 | mattiekellyartscenter.org
NYC Parks Latino Society – Call to Artists for Hispanic Heritage Month
Artists can propose work that explores their interpretation of Latinx culture using imagery of native flora from countries or territories of their choice. Those selected will be included in an exhibition at Arsenal Gallery.
Deadline: July 1, 2022 | nycgovparks.org
The Fullerton – Building Shells: Building Community
This open call seeks proposals for a site-specific commission for a building shell in Newburgh, New York. One artist (or collective) will receive $10,000, inclusive of artist fee, to implement their plan.
Deadline: July 11, 2022 | thefullerton.org
Ukrainian Institute – Visualise
With the intention of showcasing Ukrainian art on a global stage, this program supports international exhibition projects outside Ukraine with up to $40,000 (or 1,170,200.00 UAH) in financing.
Deadline: August 22, 2022 | ui.org.ua
WORTHLESSSTUDIOS – 1-800 Happy Birthday Mural
To help transform the digital project 1-800 Happy Birthday into an in-person exhibition in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, the organization is offering an artist $2,000 to create an indoor mural. Read more on Hyperallergic.
Deadline: June 19, 2022 | worthlessstudios.org
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Goya’s Coded Love Letter to the Duchess of Alba
Goya neatly clothes himself in his own world of fantasy: He will have her in the end. In life, where the climate is much chillier, it was, alas, to be otherwise.
Witches Take Over Westchester
Bowen’s multimedia art is an alchemical mix of the sensuous and arcane, and it is more than a little witchy.
The Public Theater Explores the Hurricane Katrina Diaspora in shadow/land
Written by Erika Dickerson-Despenza and directed by Candis C. Jones, this lyrical meditation on legacy, erotic fugitivity, and self-determination is on view in NYC.
14 Art Books and Catalogues We’re Reading This Month
Anthologies and catalogues on feminist art in Latin America, Native mound building, Armenian photography, and more are on our reading list.
Saudi Arabia Announces $1M “Freedom of Expression” Art Award
Kanye West, Roman Polanski, and Carl Andre are among the shortlisted artists.
The Rubin Museum Presents Death Is Not the End
Tibetan Buddhist and Christian works of art made across 12 centuries explore death, the afterlife, and the desire to continue to exist. On view in NYC.
British Museum Offers Greece “Exclusive NFT” of the Parthenon Marbles
“With the power of blockchain technology, there will be no question who the real owner is,” said a British Museum spokesperson.
MoMA to Co-Curate Exhibition With NYPD
Arrest Me, Daddy hopes to cast a more positive light on the work of law enforcement officers.
When I Am Empty Please Dispose of Me Properly
Ayanna Dozier, Ilana Harris-Babou, Meena Hasan, Lucia Hierro, Catherine Opie, Chuck Ramirez, and Pacifico Silano explore the myths of the American Dream at Brooklyn’s BRIC House.
Repatriation-Inspired Fragrance Line Hopes to Heal Collector Wounds
The exotic scents of the Rapatriement line offer solace and joy to dismayed collectors who were forced to return looted artifacts.
Mediocre Painting Thought AI-Generated Revealed as Work of Real Artist
Visitors who spoke to Hyperallergic said they were “horrified” to learn that a human could come up with such a banal and poorly executed artwork.
Pratt’s 2023 Fine Arts MFA Thesis Exhibition Is On View in Brooklyn
The two-part exhibition features the work of 41 graduating artists across disciplines, including painting, sculpture, printmaking, and integrated practices.
Prince Harry to Star in New Van Gogh Biopic
The estranged prince said he took the role to raise awareness of mental health issues.
Newly Discovered Trove of Vermeer Works Reveals He Painted Mainly Dogs
A cache of 243 paintings found in an English castle, all depicting canine subjects, suggests Vermeer’s true aspiration was to become a dog portraitist.