Grants for Artists | Deadline Ongoing

Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grants for Artists | Deadline Ongoing


Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grants for Artists | Deadline Ongoing

Open to: Candidates in the early stages of their careers and who are working in a representational style in painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking
Grant: First grants are in the amount of CAD$15,000 each, and second and third grants are in the amount of CAD$18,000 each

Awards are limited to candidates in the early stages of their careers and who are working in a representational style in painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. The terms of the Foundation’s Charter preclude consideration of non-objective art.


To be eligible for a grant, candidates must:

  • have already started or completed training in an established school of art; and/or
  • demonstrate, through past work and future plans, a commitment to making art a lifetime career.


First grants are in the amount of CAD$15,000 each, and second and third grants are in the amount of CAD$18,000 each. The foundation reserves the right to award grants in other amounts.


You can apply by filling the application form, along with reproductions of six recent works (one image per work) – on CD only – preferably completed within the past two years, but definitely no longer than three years ago. Sculptors may send two images of six different works for a maximum of twelve images.

Important Information

  • The Foundation will not accept applications from commercial artists, photographers, video artists, filmmakers, craft-makers or any artist whose work falls primarily into these categories.
  • Grants are made directly to the beneficiaries – not through other organizations.
  • The Foundation welcomes applications throughout the year.

Contact Information

The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation

1814 Sherbrooke Street West
Suite no. 1
Montreal, Quebec H3H 1E4
Quebec H3H 1E4

Full details on The Official Website
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Collage A Day Artist Projects, Resources and a Call for Artist Submissions

Keep the Wolves From the Door, A Daily Paper Collage is a Tumblr blog where abstract collage artist Tom Moglu posts new work daily (

The creator of another Collage a Day project and the Collage a Day Google group, Randel Plowman, posts and sells daily small collages for $25.00 – $75.00 each on his Collage a Day blog. He is also the author of the book, The Collage Workbook: How to Get Started and Stay Inspired, which is available on here

Kolaj magazine is a quarterly, printed magazine about contemporary collage. Kolaj is published in Montreal, Quebec by Maison KasiniYou can submit an article on how your collage is made, how your collage is exhibited, and how collages are collected to Kolaj magazine. Kolaj brings together critical reviews and essays with artist profiles. Collage artists seeking to have their work considered for Kolaj Magazine are  encouraged to register with the Artist Directory.  ($20 for 12 months)

Call for Artists

Collagerie at Stew Gallery, Norwich, UK

Submission deadline: October 1st 2012

Stew Gallery is looking for collage artists for an upcoming exhibition. Collagerie is described as a celebration of collage art and the individual styles of contemporary artists using traditional cut and paste techniques. The exhibition will be presented from November 10th to 16th 2012.

The deadline for submitting images to the gallery is October 1st 2012 and the selected artists will be contacted by October 5th. All submission information and guidelines can be found on Collagerie‘s facebook page

Stew is a not-for-profit, volunteer-run organisation based in Norfolk, UK. It was founded over three years ago by a group of graduates, students and lecturers from the Norfolk School of Art and Design. Apart from the gallery, Stew is also home to studio spaces and publicly accessible screen printing rooms.


2 Calls for Submissions of Video Art and Digital Media

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Midas Touch Projects Seeks Video Art And Digital Media

Midas Touch Projects roving project space is curating a series of short video pieces to be aired as 1-hour segments on Public Access TV in Manhattan and  in the Kingston area of upstate New York, USA, (as well as online). They are looking for video art, short film, music videos, and any other moving image media (digital projects, etc.) that could potentially be broadcast on television.

To submit work for consideration send your video files or links to videos on vimeo/youtube/etc.
 + title and short description of each video sent to:


Deadline: Mon Apr 30th, 2012


Call for Artists: Next Identities 

International ArtExpo is selecting all interesting video/short.films to include in the next 2011 Exhibitions:

– Next Identities at Studio Beluga in Montreal, Canada (August 16 – 21, 2011)

– Next Identities at Kobro Gallery in Lodz, Poland (September 26 – 29, 2011).

The deadline for applications is July 01, 2011.

The selections will be based on the main concept of “Next Identities”. This project is about temporary roles in changing rules, thinking about liquid borders in new evolving worlds.

The number of works with you can participate is unlimited. All works must be on DVD (PAL or NTSC), no matter what the original source medium. The maximum length of videos should be 10 minutes. Send your video submissions (Name/Surname, City/Country, Film title, Running time, Brief film synopsis) with a CV/biography, videography and an introduction about the piece to:

Luca Curci Director, Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, 33
70122 Bari, Italy

The participation in International ArtExpo events requires an entry fee for every artwork submitted and selected in every exhibition. Participation open to: professional artists, architects and designers, associate groups and studios.

International ArtExpo is a not for profit organization that provides a significant forum for cultural dialogue between all artists from different cultures and countries. They work with a number of national and international galleries as well as publishers, museums, curators and writers from all over the world. They help artists through solo and group exhibitions, gallery representation, magazine reviews and advertisements, press releases, internet promotion, as well as various curatorial projects.

International ArtExpo
 Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, 33
70122 Bari (Italy)

This just in– a new addition to this post–a 3rd Call:

Idea Lab will host Binaries, an exhibition of digital art, video, and sound.
Submissions will be accepted until February 29, 2012.
The exhibition begins on March 29, 2012. Featured works will be exhibited online and in Athens. Georgia, USA. Find submission form and selection process guidelines  at . No entry fee. 

Idea Lab is a student initiative within Ideas for Creative Exploration (ICE) whose mission is to foster interdisciplinary work and research.
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