Collective Power Fund’s “Artist Development Grant” (NWFF) / Funding

May 3, 2021

Organization Name: Northwest Film Forum

Organization Location: Seattle, WA

Type: Funding

Fee: Free


The Collective Power Fund is excited to offer our Artist Development Grant to six (6) individual, visual-based artists** who self-identify as 🐣 early to emerging 🐣 and who live in incorporated or unincorporated King County. Recipients will also receive the following artist development benefits:

– $750 unrestricted cash award;
– A group exhibition at King Street Station with the other grant recipients;
– Photos of work documentation (at King Street Station);
– Professional headshots;
-A short, promotional reel and interview featuring the artist and their work;
-A 30-minute, 1-on-1 mentorship conversation with a juror;
-Stipends to assist artists with King Street Station travel costs. ($50 for those in Seattle, $75 for those outside of Seattle.);
-Consultation on and facilitation of mounting artwork within King Street Station

Artists who identify as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, Person of Color), disabled, femme, gender non-conforming, LGBTQ+, undocumented, and/or live in unincorporated King County are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applicants will be required to provide an Artist Biography, Artist Values Statement, and Work Samples – with optional Work Sample Descriptions – to be reviewed by the selection panel.

Applicants have the option to submit their Artist Biography and Artist Values Statement in their preferred format of either video, audio, or text.

This Artist Development Grant is a “values-based” grant, as an alternative to project, merit, or relief-based. It is intentionally designed for *early to emerging **visual-based artists who are the original creators of their work and who have an existing body of work, series, or performance to show at King Street Station.

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