There is no time like the present to take the next step in your artistic journey. Every artist who decides to make their passion into a career must make a promise to themselves and their work to stay the course when it comes to seeking out opportunities to advance. This takes time, effort, patience and the tenacity to not give up in the face of rejection. The time to make your next leap is now – are you ready?
Emergency Culture is an invitation to visual artists to share their work via social media and ultimately within hospitals around Spain. Candidates must be between 18 and 35 years of age and living in Europe. The theme of this competition is open and there is a cash prize available. For more information, visit the website. Deadline for submissions is October 27.
Art Inside Out wants artists to explore the following theme:
We are all tourists. Our desire to escape daily life and reality leads us to seek out unfamiliar places and situations. Issues such as threats to the climate, immigration and the pandemic, are now affecting the way we move and travel. New contexts and overlooked stories and details create other relationships, and other choreographies and spaces. Can a new kind of attention make way for changes within ourselves and our view of a place?
Four artists will be selected for residency in Sweden. For more information, visit the website. Deadline for applications is October 29.
The Hopper Prize awards $1,000 to five artists twice per year. The fall cycle is now open for applications. In addition to granting, artists from each cycle will have their work exhibited digitally through the Hopper Prize online platform. Applicants can select to have their work considered for additional exposure via the Hopper Prize Instagram channel. For full details, visit the website. Deadline is November 17.
Praxis Center is a one stop art career catalyst. Whether you’re an emerging artist who needs a bit of nurturing to find your way or an established artist at a crossroads or in need of a refresh, we are here for you. Our team of experts help hone your skills and tools while our virtual classroom of peers and colleagues offers networking and community. We find ourselves in extraordinary times that call for extraordinary support. Find your way to that support when you join Praxis Center today.
Brainard Carey is an author, artist and educator. He is the director of Praxis Center for Aesthetics. He has written six books for artists; Making it in the Art World, New Markets for Artists, The Art World Demystified, Fund Your Dreams Like a Creative Genius, Sell Online Like a Creative Genius and Succeed with Social Media Like a Creative Genius.
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