Friday, February 19, 2010

2010 Visual arts fellowship applications available on WAC web site

The printable application and guidelines for the 2010 visual arts fellowships is available on the Wyoming Arts Council web site. Go to

Applications will be mailed on Tuesday, Feb. 23, to those on the WAC mailing list.

This year, the WAC will award up to three fellowships of $3,000 each to honor the work of Wyoming visual artists that reflects serious and exceptional aesthetic investigation. Painters, sculptors, printmakers, potters, media artists, craftspeople, video, film and others (see guidelines) are invited to apply by submitting images of their work.

Postmark deadline is April 1.

Jurors for this year's competition are sculptor Kate Budd from Akron, Ohio; Sue Johnson, mixed-media artist from St. Mary's, Maryland; and photographer Mark Klett of Tempe, Ariz.

SAVE THE DATE: Please join your colleagues and the visual arts fellowship jurors in Casper for an awards reception and jurors’ roundtable on Saturday evening, April 24. More information about this free event will be mailed to those on the WAC’s visual artists’ list, and will also be posted on the WAC web site and the blog at