Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Visual Artist Fellowship

Deadline: January 15, 2013 (ONLINE)

Visual Artist Fellowship
Center for Emerging Visual Artists (CFEVA)

Philadelphia, PA

The Visual Artist Fellowship is designed to help artists within 100 miles of Philadelphia reach new levels in their artistic and professional practice. Selected artists will receive a stipend and a full range of career support over the two-year Fellowship to ensure the successful realization of a career goal or specific project as defined in the application.

Artists will be asked to demonstrate a vision for the next level of their professional or artistic practice and a clear plan for CFEVA’s proposed role in reaching it. Artists will be selected based on the merit of their artwork, their proven track record in project completion, their vision for the next level in their career and the ability of CFEVA to help them achieve their goals.

We invite all artists to apply with their current needs and ideas regardless of their status of emerging, mid career or established.


To ensure maximum participation in this program, All Finalists and Fellows
- Must live in CFEVA’s service area, which is 100 mile radius of Philadelphia. Specific geographic region outlined on application.
- May not be enrolled in a full-time academic program (part time classes and continuing education are permitted)
- May not have commercial gallery representation or a contractual relationship with a commercial gallery
- May not be a current or former Career Development Program Fellow
- Must be dedicated to a life as a professional visual artist

Application fee: $35

Electronic Application

Artists will be asked to submit an electronic application before January 15, 2013. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, so artists are encouraged to apply early.


Application Deadline January 15, 2013
Finalists Selected for Interviews March 2013
Interviews Conducted April 2013
Fellows Named May 2013

Visit website to review benefits, FAQs, and more: http://www.cfeva.org/cfeva_programs_career.aspx

Slideroom Application: cfeva.slideroom.com

The Center For Emerging Visual Artists
237 South 18th Street, 3A
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 546-7775