Applications now being accepted for the $10,000 Eldon + Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize. The deadline for applications is March 27th, 2015. This prize is open to Greater Edmonton Area Visual Artists who have exhibited in 2014 and have been nominated by a gallery, organization or institution in the greater Edmonton region… If you have questions or concerns about eligibility, please email email@example.com
The Eldon + Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize was established with the generous support of the Eldon + Anne Foote Fund at Edmonton Community Foundation and in partnership with the Edmonton Arts Council and Visual Arts Alberta Association. This Visual Arts Prize celebrates the brilliance of Visual Artists in Edmonton.
This prize is open to Edmonton area artists nominated by a gallery, art group or art organization also located in the Edmonton area (defined as the City of Edmonton and its four surrounding counties). Entries may be in any visual arts media and must have been shown in a greater Edmonton area gallery space during 2014 (January 1, 2014 – December 31, 2014). Submissions will be judged by an independent jury selected by Visual Arts Alberta Association.Deadline for submissions is 4 pm on Friday, March 27, 2015. A shortlist will be announced on or before Friday, May 22nd, 2015. The prize winner will be announced at a short ceremony on June 18th, 2015.
Read and print the 2015 Eldon + Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize Application here.
In 2014 (for work exhibited in 2013): Brenda Draney
In 2013 (for work exhibited in 2012): Paul Freeman
In 2012 (for work exhibited in 2011): Arlene Wasylynchuk