Bethesda Contemporary Art Awards – Trawick Prize – Apply now!
The application for The Trawick Prize: Bethesda Contemporary Art Awards is now available!
The submission deadline is Friday, April 8.
The prizes are as follows:
Best in Show – $10,000
Second Place – $2,000
Third Place – $1,000
Young Artist (must be born after April 8, 1986 to enter this category) – $1,000
The application and additional details can be found at www.bethesda.org.
The jury will select up to 10 finalists who will be invited to display their work in a group exhibition in downtown Bethesda in September 2016. Applicants must be 18 years of age or older and permanent, full-time residents of Maryland, Virginia or Washington, D.C. All original 2-D and 3-D fine art including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, fiber art, digital, mixed media and video will be accepted.
The 2016 jurors are:
- Stéphane Aquin, Chief Curator, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
- Hasan Elahi, Associate Professor, Department of Art at University of Maryland
- Rebecca Schoenthal, Curator of Exhibitions at The Fralin Museum of Art at the University of Virginia