2021 Foundwork Artist Prize

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The Foundwork Artist Prize is an annual juried award to recognize outstanding practices by
contemporary artists working in any media. This year, two honorees will receive unrestricted $10,000 grants and studio visits with each of the distinguished jurors. The honorees and three shortlisted artists will also be interviewed in the Foundwork Dialogues program to further public engagement with their work.

The jury for the 2021 Foundwork Artist Prize includes leading international curators, gallerists, educators, and artists:

  • Vanessa Carlos, Founder, Carlos/Ishikawa Gallery, London; Founder, CONDO international
    gallery collaborative
  • Qu Chang, Independent Curator and Art Historian, Hong Kong and Shenzhen; former Curator,
    Para Site, Hong Kong
  • Bridget Donahue, Owner and Director, Bridget Donahue Gallery, New York
  • Cédric Fauq, Curator, Palais de Tokyo, Paris; Incoming Chief Curator, CAPC Musée, Bordeaux
    Thomas Lawson, Artist; Dean of the School of Art, CalArts, Valencia; Editor-in-Chief, East of
    Borneo
  • Thiago de Paula Souza, Independent Curator, São Paulo; Co-Curator, 2021 Frestas Triennial of
    Arts, Sorocaba, São Paulo; curatorial team, 10th Berlin Biennale

The Foundwork Artist Prize is open to artists residing in any location worldwide with limited
exceptions. Artists should see the FAQ and Prize Rules on Foundwork for instructions, terms
and conditions. If you have further questions, please email [email protected]

Foundwork membership costs $4 per month and can be canceled at any time. To be eligible for
the 2021 prize, artists will need to have a profile on the Foundwork website, with at least 6
artworks published on their profile page, throughout the selection period: 5:00 pm PT, October
10, 2021 through 5:00 pm PT, November 30, 2021. Visit www.foundwork.art/signup to register.

About Foundwork
Foundwork is a platform for artists to introduce their work to people across the contemporary art
community. Our purpose is to support access and discourse between artists, curators, gallerists,
and collaborators, wherever they are based.

 

 

Contact person: Adam Yokell
Contact email: [email protected]
Contact phone: +1 (646) 397-7504
Contact address:
3154 Glendale Boulevard #1144, Los Angeles, CA 90039
Deadline: October 10, 2021, 5:00 pm PT

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