Foundwork Artist Prize | $10,000 Juried Grant

Foundwork Artist Prize | $10,000 Juried Grant

This Deadline Expired: Sunday, September 1, 2019

The Foundwork Artist Prize is an unrestricted $10,000 juried grant to be awarded in October, 2019 to an outstanding US-based artist chosen on Foundwork, a new platform connecting artists and collaborators across the global contemporary art community. The winner will also receive a studio visit with each of the five jurors to cultivate a dialogue around the winner’s practice. In addition, two runners up will each receive free lifetime accounts on Foundwork.

To participate, an artist must be a US resident and create an artist profile on Foundwork with at least five published artworks by September 1, 2019. The selection process will take place in September and the winner will be announced in October 2019. Visit www.foundwork.art/signup to register.

Foundwork has a $4/month subscription for artists, and is free for artists who are students at accredited graduate or undergraduate studio art programs. Please see the FAQ and Official Rules on Foundwork for additional terms and instructions. Contact support@foundwork.art with any questions.

The jury for the inaugural Foundwork Artist Prize will be comprised of the five members of Foundwork’s Advisory Board, all leading art professionals serving in a number of critical roles across the field:

DeWitt Godfrey, Artist, Professor, Colgate University, Past President, College Art Association

Becca Hoffman, Director, Outsider Art Fair, Former Director, Andrew Edlin Gallery

Tod Lippy, Founding Editor, ESOPUS, President, Esopus Foundation Ltd.

Manuela Paz, Co-Founder and Director, EMBAJADA, Director of Development & Strategic Planning, Independent Curators International (ICI)

Helen Toomer, Co-founder and Artistic Director, STONELEAF RETREAT, Fair Director, IFPDA Fine Art Print Fair, Adjunct Professor, Sotheby’s Institute of Art, Former Director, PULSE Contemporary Art Fair

The Foundwork Artist Prize is sponsored by Foundwork, Inc.

Susan Shipley

Susan Shipley began painting as a child, and has continued this communion between brush and canvas, and through various other…

Susan Shipley began painting as a child, and has continued this communion between brush and canvas, and through various other media throughout her life.…

Susan Shipley began painting as a child, and has continued this communion between brush and canvas, and through various other media throughout her life.…

Nancy Freeman Tabas

Nancy Freeman Tabas, like French Impressionist Master Claude Monet appears to explore the same motif under different conditions…

Nancy Freeman Tabas, like French Impressionist Master Claude Monet appears to explore the same motif under different conditions of light and or seasons.…

Nancy Freeman Tabas, like French Impressionist Master Claude Monet appears to explore the same motif under different conditions of light and or seasons.…

Matthew Borgen

Matthew Borgen's recent work utilizes imagery from comic books published during the mid-20th century — the genre’s so-called…

Matthew Borgen's recent work utilizes imagery from comic books published during the mid-20th century — the genre’s so-called golden age. Using their visual conventions, nostalgic aura, and narrative structure…

Matthew Borgen's recent work utilizes imagery from comic books published during the mid-20th century — the genre’s so-called golden age. Using their visual conventions, nostalgic aura, and narrative structure in combination…

Adam Erlbaum

Whether memoir and short story writing, or figurative and abstract painting, Adam Erlbaum's creative practice remains…

Whether memoir and short story writing, or figurative and abstract painting, Adam Erlbaum's creative practice remains a constant during these changes of place. His internal explorations continually…

Whether memoir and short story writing, or figurative and abstract painting, Adam Erlbaum's creative practice remains a constant during these changes of place. His internal explorations continually led back to abstract…

Constance McBride

A native of Philadelphia, PA, Constance McBride relocated to the Southwest in 2002 and for 16 years, observations of the…

A native of Philadelphia, PA, Constance McBride relocated to the Southwest in 2002 and for 16 years, observations of the desert made a transformative impact on her professional practice as a research-based…

A native of Philadelphia, PA, Constance McBride relocated to the Southwest in 2002 and for 16 years, observations of the desert made a transformative impact on her professional practice as a research-based visual artist.…

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