Choose Art: A New Online Accessible Arts Directory For Artists With Disabilities
An initiative of Arts Access Victoria (AAV), Choose Art's vision is for the artistic ambitions and achievements of people with disability to be valued and visible in Australian culture.
It will mean art-making opportunities, skill-building, and the discovery of accessible arts and cultural events will all be made easier and more succinct.
Getty and Verizon Media Offer New Disability Photography Grant
Calling all disabled photographers — if you’re looking for a way to influence how the public sees disability, there may not be a more powerful amplifier for your photography than a new grant opportunity from Getty Images and Verizon Media. The Disability Stories grant will award a total of $40,000 in funding to five winners to create authentic representations of disability.
Calling all artists! @TheArcBaltimore is searching for submissions to Art In the Round, the exhibit & auction featuring artwork from over 60 artists with developmental disabilities. Click below for details & how to submit your artwork by September 13!
The accessibility fund is designed to facilitate the process of applying for grant funding and accessing services..."It opens a door that has been shut for a very long time, to say, ‘You are welcome in.''"
VSA Emerging Young Artists Program: A Jean Kennedy Smith Arts and Disability Program
2019 call for art! The VSA Emerging Young Artists Program recognizes and showcases the work of emerging young artists with disabilities, ages 16-25, living in the United States. Artists are invited to submit work addressing the theme of connection.
Oct. 25 2018,
We are excited to announce the launch of the “Together We’re Better” Artwork Contest! Entries created on the theme of “Kaleidoscope of Friends” are due by December 14. For more info on TWB, check out our website below! https://t.co/xbD0U3GgfS pic.twitter.com/3KOFlviIWc
— The Arc Maryland (@thearcmd) October 25, 2018Sept. 14,
VIA @arts_sped Our annual conference 'sells' out fast. Don't let that discourage you. We have a waiting list every year, and we are always able to get some people in. That being said - don't delay! artsspecialed.org
Kennedy Center and National School Boards Association Award 2019
@ArtsAccessVic has announced the inaugural Stella Young Award, a $3,000 prize for a young Australian artist with a disability who has demonstrated significant impact in disability activism through their artistic practice. Entries close Friday 25 May. Apply here!
Are you a young artist with a disability? Does your artwork bypass the ordinary & challenge the predictable? Apply today for the
2018 Art Ability Call for Entry is now open. Deadline for submissions: Wednesday, July 18, 2018