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Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA): 2021 Wachtmeister Award for Visual Artists in the USA (fully-funded).

The Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA) is now accepting applications for the 2021 Wachtmeister Award. A single award will be given to a visual artist working in any discipline or in a cross-disciplinary way.

Benefits

The selected applicant will receive:

• A fully-funded fellowship of up to 30 days (to be scheduled between 1 July 2021 and 31 January 2023) at VCCA in Amherst, VA.

• A $1000 honorarium.

• Reimbursed travel expenses of up to $750.

• Access to an individual studio and a private bedroom with bath, and meals provided in a community of over 20 professional writers, visual artists, and composers.

Eligibility

To be eligible applicants must have worked professionally as a visual artist for the past 15 years with substantial national or international achievement in their field, including grants, awards, performances/installations, etc. International artists are eligible to apply.

How To Apply

Artists submit the completed application form, including

• resume,

• third-person paragraph,

• work samples, and

• two letters of recommendation.

Notification will be sent by January 31, 2021.

Click here to apply

Deadline: September 15, 2020.

For more information visit VCCA 2021 Wachtmeister Award for Visual Artists (USA)

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