• The World Illustration Awards 2019 are open for entries!
    The Association of Illustrators (AOI) in partnership with USA-based Directory of Illustration, announces that the World Illustration Awards 2019 are now open for entries. Following our most successful year ever in 2018, we are delighted to announce an array of brand-new prizes for 2019 offering more chances than ever for winning illustrators to gain recognition and opportunities for career growth. Illustrators, commissioners, agents and tutors are invited to submit work made in the 2018 calendar year to the eight categories of the Awards: Advertising, Books sponsored by NoBrow, Children’s...
    By: The Association of Illustrators
  • Awards open to applications
    We are looking for talented makers to join our Cockpit Arts community. Details of the three open Awards are below; all comprise subsidised studio space and business support for one year. The Cockpit Arts / Haberdashers’ Award Open to: Up to three makers working in knit to assist them to set up in business Deadline for receipt of applications: 12 noon on January 8 2019 The Cockpit Arts / Harriet’s Trust Award ** NEW AWARD ** Open to: A talented maker working in any craft discipline with a commitment to high quality craftsmanship Deadline for receipt of applications: 12...
    By: Cockpit Arts
  • An exhibition of paintings and other works by David Troostwyk
    Private View: 24 January 2019, 6pm-8pm Exhibition Open: Wednesday - Friday, 12pm-6pm, or by appointment “For me, the act of painting was never considered, never possible unless only painting could provide the means of sustaining legitimate calls of the mind.” - David Troostwyk This exhibition introduces the work of David Troostwyk (1926-2009) to a new audience, underlining its originality and vitality. David Troostwyk’s work with text, objects and painting displays a reduced elegance and focus on the way art can communicate ideas. Although pared-back, his work was moral. His succinct...
    By: Camberwell Space
  • Saturnalia Festival in Marzieh Bagheri Solo Exhibition
    Dinner, TehranParis; a solo painting exhibition by Marzieh Bagheri is inspired by Saturnalia (Keyvan Festival). Saturnalia or as Iranian calls it, Keyvan Festival; serves the same role in Roman and Iranian ancient culture. Mr. Eisa Jabari, art instructor and curator of Dinner, TehranParis in Ace Gallery in a note for this exhibition wrote: Our feasts are not held for a special occasion anymore. They happen with no purpose and just with an extreme motivation of happiness. It is not easy to recognize where the feast is held, who is the host, which culture does it belong to, in...
    By: Biafarin Inc.
  • DCAD presents first Distinguished Alumni Award to 2007 photography grad
    Ann-Marie VanTassell, a professional photographer who owns and operates her own business in the Washington, D.C., area, has received the 2018 Delaware College of Distinguished Alumni Award, the first-ever such honor given by DCAD to one of its graduates. VanTassell completed an associate of fine arts degree in photography at DCAD in 2007 and was selected to deliver the graduating student address at commencement. In addition to being a leader among DCAD’s photo majors, she had been one of the select students chosen to present at the annual DCAD Art History Symposium and earned the top...
    By: Delaware College of Art and Design

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