29 Oct 2018

Grants The Hopper Prize

The Hopper PrizePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

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Opportunity Description

International Deadline: November 13, 2018 – The Hopper Prize is a grant-making institution and exhibition platform offering a series of individual artist grants totaling $10,000.00 USD administered through an open call juried by leading curators. We seek to advance the careers of visual artists by providing unrestricted financial support.

We view the field of visual arts in its broadest and most inclusive sense and therefore make our awards available to artists engaged in artistic practices spanning all genre, media and methods of production. The Hopper Prize is open to all artists age 18 and older.

We are currently offering 5 individual artist grants in the amount of 1,000.00 USD each available through an open call competition juried by leading contemporary curators. 30 artists will also be selected to have their work digitally exhibited and archived at hopperprize.org

CURATORS –  See complete bios here
Our platform provides artists a direct avenue to connect with leading contemporary art curators. Our Fall 2018 grant winners will be selected by:

+ Patricia Restrepo, Assistant Curator, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston
+ Mia Lopez, Assistant Curator, DePaul Art Museum Chicago

Visit us for complete details. Early applications will receive preliminary review by The Hopper Prize team for possible Instagram artist features @hopperprize

Recent grant winners include:

+ Letitia Huckaby, Benbrook, Texas
+ Tracy Kerdman, Saugerties, New York
+ Lebohang Kganye, Johannesburg, South Africa
+ Christopher Meerdo, Chicago, Illinois
+ Erik Parra, San Francisco, California

Explore past winner’s portfolios here.

Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Grants. Opp Tags: Deadlines 11 Nov thru Dec, Open to Artists Worldwide, and Special Opportunities. Income: Cash or Value Awards, Exhibition – Online, and Publication.

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