The EMERGENCE award will be presented biannually to one visual artist based in Ireland. Produced under the guidance of Curator Catherine Bowe, the award has a monetary value of €15,000 and includes mentorship support over the award cycle and a solo exhibition at Wexford Arts Centre in September 2023.
Facilitated by Wexford Arts Centre, the award winner will have the opportunity to link with the Wexford Campus School of Art & Design (IT Carlow) and will be encouraged to develop connections over the period of the award. As part of this new partnership, Wexford Campus School of Art & Design will offer the award winner self-directed opportunities to engage with the staff and students and also avail of practical resources such as studio space and access to equipment for a period. The artist will have the opportunity to potentially collaborate with students or staff to realize their work in a mutually beneficial research or production capacity and partake in the Visiting Lecture Series.
Submissions must be emailed to email@example.com and include the following:
Please adhere to the following notes whilst preparing your application:
The deadline for receipt of email submissions: 4.00pm Thursday 17th June, 2021.