Sponsored Announcements

January 28th, 2020

Call for 3-Month Artist in Residence

Malt AIR invites professional artists from all over the world to participate in a 3-month visual arts residency programme at Maltfabrikken in Denmark. Studio facilities and accommodation, as well as a travel grant and a monthly stipend, are included in the programme.

The purpose of the residency is to offer international artists the opportunity to develop new and enriching relations with the Danish visual arts scene, and to support the artistic process and research phase by giving the artist time, space and opportunities for reflection and focus.

The residency is run in collaboration between The Danish Art Workshops, Kunsthal Aarhus and Maltfabrikken, and is supported by The Danish Arts Foundation.

Deadline: 23rd of February 2020.
Learn more about Malt AIR and our call here.


December 3rd, 2019

Dirk Denison Architects Extends Collaborations with Artists and Gallerists in Three New Spaces

Three new galleries by Dirk Denison Architects—Monique Meloche Gallery (Chicago), MICKEY (Chicago), and Reyes Finn (Detroit)—extend the firm’s longtime practice of collaborating with artists and gallerists throughout the US and sensitively evolving existing buildings to showcase diverse forms of art.

For more information, please visit dirkdenisonarchitects.com.


November 12th, 2019

Edra Soto is Awarded the Inaugural Foundwork Artist Prize

Chicago-based multidisciplinary artist Edra Soto has been awarded the inaugural Foundwork Artist Prize. In recognition of her outstanding civically-engaged practice, Soto will receive an unrestricted $10,000 grant and studio visits with each of the 2019 jurors: artist DeWitt Godfrey, Outsider Art Fair Director Becca Hoffman, Esopus Magazine Founding Editor Tod Lippy, Embajada Gallery Director and Independent Curators International (ICI) Director of Development Manuela Paz, and Stoneleaf Retreat Artistic Director and IFPDA Fair Director Helen Toomer.

The jury has also named three short-listed artists for special mention: New York-based Christian Ruiz Berman, Queens-based Elliott Jerome Brown Jr., and Detroit-based Julie Schenkelberg. In conjunction with the Prize, Foundwork has launched a new artist interview program, Dialogues, starting with an interview of Soto conducted by guest editor Scott Indrisek. Ruiz Berman, Brown Jr., Schenkelberg, and other artists will be featured in Dialogues interviews by other visiting editors in the coming weeks.

The Foundwork Artist Prize is a new juried grant awarded to recognize and support outstanding artists on Foundwork. For more information visit foundwork.art.