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Artist to Support New Botany-Related Work

Eliza Moore Fellowship for Artistic Excellence

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Oak Spring Garden Foundation (OSGF)

Deadline Date:

05/26/22 11:59 PM EST

Description:

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Fellowship of $10,000 to a USA, Canada, or International emerging artist for the development of new work related to gardens, plants, or landscapes. Funding is intended to support a visual artist, literary artist, musician, or dancer who will take part in a two-to-eight-week stay at the Oak Spring estate in Upperville, Virginia. The fellowship will be granted to an exceptional artist who shows remarkable promise to contribute to a deeper understanding of the natural world and humankind’s place in it.

At Oak Spring, Fellows will be able to meet with staff, explore the landscape, and visit the rare book library that holds over 19,000 objects, including many examples of botanical art. The Fellow will have ample time and space to work independently on their own projects during their stay. The only requirement during their time at Oak Spring will be to give one 20-30-minute presentation with time for questions, to Oak Spring staff and any other fellows, residents, or program participants who might be on site.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 196916

Number of Grants:

1

Estimated Size of Grant:

The award includes a $10,000 individual grant.

The Fellow will reside in a nicely appointed, self-catering accommodation during their time at Oak Spring. The fellow will have a private bedroom and bathroom, and share a living room and kitchen.

Term of Contract:

The dates of the Fellow’s residency will be scheduled in consultation with OSGF staff and should fall between Monday, June 12, 2023 - Saturday, November 18, 2023.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Eligible applicants must be early-career artists not enrolled in an undergraduate degree program in 2023. Individuals with a proven track record of professionalism, but who are yet under-recognized, will be considered as early-career. Eligible early-career applicants will have some recognition in the form of exhibitions, commissions, performances, grant awards, residencies, fellowships and/or publications.

Applications are open to international residents.

The successful Fellow must be self-directed and able to work independently while on site.

Applicants are expected to show dedication to their artistic practice, a clear connection to the natural world in their work, exceptional promise, and good communication skills.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications are being accepted for the 2023 fellowships now through May 26th, 2022 at 11:59pm EST.

Applicants who work in languages other than English should submit translations of their work samples. Working knowledge of English is important to selected residents, and OSGF does not provide a translator or interpreter at this time. International applicants selected for a residency or fellowship will also be responsible for procuring their own visas.

The selected Fellow should make travel arrangements to Dulles International Airport, where Oak Spring will arrange transportation for them to their estate in Upperville, VA.

FAQ: https://www.osgf.org/programs-frequently-asked-questions

Additional information: https://www.osgf.org/fellowships

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Apply online: https://osgf.submittable.com/submit

For questions, please reach out to the Head of Residency and Fellowship Programs, Danielle Eady, at programs@osgf.org.

Oak Spring Garden Foundation
1776 Loughborough Lane
Upperville, VA 20184

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