ONE WORK – Arts Writer Open Call

Prospect Art is seeking arts writers for the ONE WORK series. The ONE WORK series is dedicated to a critical dialogue that focuses on one specific completed work by a contemporary artist. The series unites visual artists and critical writers through a monthly online publication.

This open call is for any writer enthusiastic about art that would want to write a short piece about a specific work from a contemporary artist that you will be paired with from our open call artist pool. We know that people wear many hats in the art world, so we are open to curators, writers, or artists who desire to be part of this project and write an article.

Prize summary:
Prizes Details:
  • a $200 honorarium upon completion/publication of the article
  • the article will be featured on the Prospect Art Website
  • social media promotion

Entry Fee:

How to Apply:

Requirements- Submit a single PDF that contains the following:

  • Contact information, Name, Email, Social media handles, website
  • Name 4-5 established contemporary artists that you are interested in
  • 1-2 page CV or bio
  • 2 contemporary art writing samples in the form of articles, catalogues or text that you have written in English of at least 500 words. Embed link in pdf or include text in pdf.

Please name you PDF : YOUR NAME_MONTH_YEAR_Writer_ProspectArt.pdf

Email submissions to :
Please use the subject line :  Writer Submission-One Work- Month-Year  (replace the Month and Year with the actual month and year)

Contact Information:

Deadline: 30/05/2021 12:00 am (Timezone: Etc/GMT+12)

Artist in Residence, Opportunities
Apply until 29/10/2021

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Apply until 23/10/2021

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