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Artist Relief Funds

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Prizes and Awards

2021 Foundation 649 Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2021

The Foundation 649 Scholarship is a one-time grant of USD 2,000 that can be applied to college tuition. The aim of the scholarship is to promote and share Asian American culture and stories from students across the country.

To apply, you must be be a degree-seeking, full-time student enrolling in a US accredited university in Fall 2021 as a Freshman; one or both parents/guardians immigrated to the US from East or South-East Asia; have demonstrated financial need for the scholarship; have a track record of involvement and interest in Asian American communities, issues, or causes; be a US citizen, resident or foreign national.

To view application guidelines please click here

Open Calls

Forecast’s Mentorship Program

Deadline: February 28, 2021

Artistic practitioners and cultural producers working in all creative fields anywhere in the world are encouraged to apply with projects that could benefit from the expertise of one of this edition’s mentors and their unique approach to material and knowledge production. Successful applicants receive a grant and production budget in addition to the mentorship. This year’s mentors include architect Tatiana Bilbao; data democracy expert Francesca Bria; experimental singer and composer Sofia Jernberg; cartoonist Ulli Lust; choreographer Mathilde Monnier; and artist Emeka Ogboh.

Forecast offers artists and creative thinkers from anywhere in the world the chance to work with accomplished mentors toward bringing their projects to fruition. Forecast transcends neatly defined disciplines and genres to provide insight into creative production processes, and carve out space for the questions on the minds of the next generation of trailblazers.

To download and view application guidelines please click here

2021 NSW Visual Arts Emerging Fellowship

Deadline: March 24, 2021

Valued at AUD 30,000, this Fellowship is offered by Create NSW to enable a visual artist at the beginning of their career to undertake a self-directed program of professional development. A shortlist of up to 8 artists will be selected by an independent panel of peers managed by Create NSW to participate in an exhibition at Artspace. 

Now in its 25th year, The Fellowship is Artspace’s key exhibition for profiling the dynamism and breadth of emerging contemporary artistic practice in New South Wales (NSW), and builds upon our ongoing commitment to supporting emerging artists through curatorial development and dialogue. Artspace is Australia’s leading interdisciplinary space for the production and presentation of contemporary art. 

For more information, click here.

DEAR2050: Oceans on the rise

Deadline: March 25, 2021

This is the second call for artists and activists in concert with Climanosco’s call for scientific manuscripts, to join the group’s efforts with this year’s 2021 call “Oceans on the rise” around the effects of climate change on the oceans. Art works of all styles, artistic, artivist and activist initiatives, art and science collaborations and everything in between are welcomed. Artworks will be presensted at this year’s DEAR2050 exhibition in Switzerland, winners will receive various cash prizes.

Climanosco was launched in 2015 with the vision that we can all play a part in addressing the climate challenge – and that a first step towards doing so is to make the best knowledge about climate science accessible to everyone. 

To download and view application guidelines please click here

For further information, please write to dear2050@climanosco.org.

Experimenter Co-Operative Art Generation Fund

Deadline: Awarded throughout the year.

Generator is a co-operative art production fund created by Experimenter in collaboration with its artists and friends. The fund will award several production bursaries of varying amounts through the year towards the realisation of artists’ projects. 

Open to all visual artists, irrespective of medium of practice. There are no limitations concerning age, region or provenance of the applicant. 
If you are a visual artist and have a project that needs a stimulus of funds for completion or need seed funding or basic financial support that will help you continue your practice, please see the link below and apply online. 

To download and view application guidelines please click here

For further information, please write to admin@experimenter.in.

Experimenter Labs | Black Box

Deadline: continuous

Experimenter Labs announces an open call for Black Box, its online platform for interdisciplinary digital projects. Projects may employ a wide thematic approach and will be live for up to four weeks on Experimenter’s website or an alternate website basis the proposal. Black Box projects will be presented online and may exist onsite as well.
Black Box furthers Experimenter’s interest in multi-disciplinarian practices, enabling new online experiences and reaching wider audiences. Experimenter will award a production budget to each project. Projects are envisaged to be interactive, participatory, aggregative, dynamic or static. Applications to Black Box are open to practitioners engaged in visual arts, film, photography, sound, performance, theatre, dance, music and other disciplines. Interdisciplinary applications are encouraged. Mediums including, but not limited to, public access data resources, notations, journals, scores, databases, online exhibitions of text, images, audio, video and found material can be incorporated in the proposal.
Project proposals should clearly indicate the intent, concept and context and may include new works, existing works, proposals, commissions, coordinated events, texts and notations. Single projects may be inter-related topically while also presented and straddling diverse mediums and forms. Project proposals must accompany text, renderings, URLs and/or visualizations.

Please email applications to admin@experimenter.in
Subject: Experimenter Labs | Black Box | Applicant Name
Files above 3 MB must be sent as a single URL or an online document.

For further information, please write to admin@experimenter.in


SAM Residencies 2021


Deadline: February 28, 2021

SAM Residencies is now accepting applications for the 2021 cycle for three residencies – the Artist Residency; Community & Education Residency; and Curatorial & Research Residency. Selected residents will be hosted in Singapore between July 2021 and March 2023, for a period of between one and six months. 

The Singapore Art Museum (SAM) focuses on international contemporary art practices, specialising in Singapore and Southeast Asia. SAM has built one of the world’s most important public collections of Southeast Asian contemporary artworks, with a growing component in international contemporary art. SAM draws from its collection and collaborates with international contemporary art museums to co-curate and present contemporary art exhibitions. Contemporary art of the region is also given international exposure through SAM’s travelling exhibition programme and collection loans. 

For more information, click here.

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