Sienna Patti announces Emerging Platform Awards 2015 for artists and writers

Sienna Patti
Nov 21, 2014 9:06PM

EMERGING PLATFORM AWARDS 2015


THE EMERGING ARTIST PLATFORM AWARD

This award is offered bi-annually to an emerging artist showing merit, skill, and innovation in their work. The goal of this award is to give an emerging artist practical experience and the opportunity to be publicized, advertised and supported. The recipient will receive a solo exhibition at Sienna Patti and a published catalogue with an essay to accompany the exhibition. The recipient will also receive support for the exhibition in the form of technical and conceptual advisors. The 2015 award will be juried by Lauren Fensterstock, Brett Littman and Michael Krichman.

The award is open to artists who have completed at least a four-year academic program or the equivalent within the past 10 years. For consideration, please look over siennapatti.com carefully and be sure that your work is compatible with the program.

-All work submitted must have been made between 2013 – 2015 

-Applicant may not have had a solo commercial exhibition or be exclusively represented by a commercial entity 

-Applicant must have residency in North America 

Submissions due January 31, 2015 


THE EMERGING WRITER PLATFORM AWARD

This award is offered bi-annually to a writer showing merit, skill, innovation and criticality in their work. The goal of this award is to give an emerging writer practical experience and the opportunity to be publicized, advertised and supported. The recipient will receive a $1000 grant to write the catalogue essay for the 2015 Emerging Artist Platform Award recipient. The recipient will also receive guidance in the form of a professional editor.

-All samples submitted must have been written between 2013 – 2015. 

-Writing samples must include content related to art appreciation, critique and review. Fiction, prose and poetry are not accepted. 

-Applicant must have residency in North America 

Submissions due April 30, 2015

http://www.siennapatti.com/exhibitions-projects/emerging-platform-award-2015/ 

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