Now Accepting Applications for 2019 RBC Emerging Artists Program

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT THE PROGRAM

The program receives many applications from emerging artists but only 4-6 will be accepted. Please be sure that you can commit to the program before submitting your application.

Commitment requirements:

  • Approximately 5 hours per week working in the Nina studios with artists who face barriers to the arts world
  • Must commit to the full program – May 16th to August 9th, 2019
  • Share your artwork (minimum 6 pieces) in Edmonton City Centre and the Nina’s Stollery Gallery (exact dates TBA)
  • Attend the exhibition opening and reception on August 15th, 5-7PM in the Stollery Gallery

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: APRIL 10, 2019
LATE APPLICATIONS CANNOT BE ACCEPTED

Successful applicants will be notified on April 12, 2019

How to Apply:

Submit your application by email to: janice@thenina.ca  
OR by mail to:
Janice Easton
The Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts
9225 118 Ave NW
Edmonton, AB T5G 0K6

Please provide the following information in your application:

CONTACT INFORMATION

Full Name:

Email:

Phone:

ABOUT YOU

School/University Name:

Program:

Expected or completed graduation date: 

How did you hear about this program?

Would you be available to apprentice in our studios one day a week (Your choice Mon-Fri) from approximately 9:30-2:30 from May to mid-August 2019?      

Would you be prepared to contribute work to be exhibited (minimum 6 pieces) for the RBC Emerging Artists Exhibitions scheduled for August 2019?   

Please take a few paragraphs to introduce yourself:

CV OR RESUME

Please include a Resume or CV (PDF or Word Format) with your application.                                      

EXAMPLES OF ART WORK

8-12 images of current work in a digital format (digital images must be jpegs, 72dpi or higher, maximum image size 1024 x 768 pixels). Please title each image in the following format: 01Lastname_Firstname_Title, 02Lastname_Firstname_Title, 03Lastname_Firstname_Title, and so on.

REFERENCES

Please provide information for two contactable references.