Think carefully about the last time you felt truly accomplished. In that moment, what had recently occurred to bring you to this frame of mind? By understanding what it is that makes you, as a visual artist, feel complete and like your path is headed in the right direction, you can shape the course of your career and seek out opportunities to ensure you capture this feeling often. Here are a few for you to explore.
The Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach Foundation is accepting submissions for their contemporary German photography grant. Photographers interested in developing a project over a long period are invited to apply. There is no theme for this call, nor much photographers work within a particular photographic practice. For more information and to apply, visit the website. Deadline is October 24.
Delfina Foundation, in partnership with Kunsthalle Praha, invites applications from Central and Eastern European-based curators to spend three weeks in residency in London. To learn more about this opportunity including eligibility, visit the website. Deadline for applications is October 24.
Artists interested in working on a project in collaboration with the CNES Space Observatory in Paris, France are invited to apply for an open call for the creation of visual arts work. To learn more, visit the website. Deadline for applications is October 24.
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.
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