2020 Foundwork Artist Prize | $10,000 Juried Grant with Studio Visits and Interview

2020 Foundwork Artist Prize | $10,000 Juried Grant with Studio Visits and Interview

This Deadline Expired: Thursday, October 15, 2020

The Foundwork Artist Prize is an annual award to recognize outstanding practice by contemporary artists. The deadline to sign up for the 2020 Prize is October 15th and artists working in any media are eligible.

The 2020 honoree will receive an unrestricted $10,000 grant and studio visits with each of the distinguished jurors. The honoree and three short-listed artists will also be featured in interviews as part of the Foundwork Dialogues program.

The jury for the 2020 Foundwork Artist Prize includes progressive international curators, gallerists, and artists:

Natasha Ginwala, Associate Curator, Gropius Bau, Berlin, Co-Director, 13th Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju

Anat Ebgi, Owner and Director, Anat Ebgi Gallery, Los Angeles

Kalup Linzy, Performance and video artist, 2020 Tulsa Artist Fellow, Tulsa, former Guggenheim Fellow, New York

Humberto Moro, Deputy Director and Senior Curator, Museo Tamayo, Mexico City, Curator, EXPO Chicago, Chicago, Adjunct Curator, SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah

Rachel Adams, Chief Curator and Director of Programs, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha

Michael Ruiz, Founder and Managing Director, Future Gallery, Berlin and Mexico City

To be considered, artists will need to create a profile on Foundwork, with at least 5 published artworks, by 5:00 pm ET, October 15, 2020. Selection will take place 5:00 pm ET October 15 — 5:00 pm ET November 30, 2020. Visit www.foundwork.art/signup to register.

Foundwork has a $4/month membership for artists (free for students). Artists should see the FAQ and Official Rules on Foundwork for instructions and terms. The Prize is sponsored by Foundwork, Inc. and you can send any questions to support@foundwork.art.

Elyce Abrams

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Cheryl Levin
Stuart Lehrman

Stuart Lehrman's practice involves dialogue between order and chaos. Constantly experimenting with the physical properties…

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Stuart Lehrman's practice involves dialogue between order and chaos. Constantly experimenting with the physical properties of paint, between adding and subtracting, making and unmaking, working to a place where he loses…

Judy Gelles

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Gelles uses words and images to provide social commentary on who we are and how we think. Her objective is to provoke thoughts, ideas, and discussion. Her photographs of beach huts stem from an interest…

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Jean Burdick

Jean Burdick is a painter and printmaker and lives and maintains a studio in Bucks County, PA. She is inspired by the layering…

Jean Burdick is a painter and printmaker and lives and maintains a studio in Bucks County, PA. She is inspired by the layering of light, pattern, texture and color in reference with the natural world.…

Jean Burdick is a painter and printmaker and lives and maintains a studio in Bucks County, PA. She is inspired by the layering of light, pattern, texture and color in reference with the natural world. …

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