What are you doing today? How about tomorrow? As an artist in pursuit of a career in your field, these are questions that need answering. Your studio practice is only one aspect of a fully-fledged career. It is also up to you to discover ways to enrich your artistic life and get your work into the world. Each week we bring you a selection of opportunities to get you on the path to your very best journey into the art world.
BBA invites all photographers to submit their work for consideration for the BBA Photography Prize 2022. This is an excellent opportunity to showcase your work in Berlin and be eligible for cash prizes. All themes are welcome. For more information and to submit your work, visit the website. Deadline for submissions is June 6.
University of the Arts London announces a call for artists to join their 20/20 program in partnership with the Decolonising Arts Institute. The program combines residency with commissioning, and brings together 20 emerging artists of color alongside 20 UK public art collections. The aim is to create 20 new permanent art acquisitions. To learn more and to apply, visit the website. Deadline is June 6.
The University of Orléans invites glass artists to apply for a 10 month residency to recognize 2022, which has been named the year of glass by the United Nations. French/European artists will spend their time at various locations around the university campus collaborating with other artists as well as performing artists. For more information and to apply, visit the website. Deadline is June 9.
Praxis Center believes that every artist has the ability to make their passion into a career. It is simply a matter of knowing what resources are available to you and how to access them. That’s where we come in. We pick up where art school leaves off, giving artists the tools and skills they need to pursue a career. Whether you’re just starting out or returning to your artistic roots after a career in another field, give Praxis a try and see how far we can take you.
Brainard Carey is an author, artist and educator. He is the director of Praxis for Aesthetics. He has written six books for artists, most recently Making it in the Art World.
Photo credit: University of Orléans