Indy Arts Council Opportunity

Applications Open for DeHaan Artist of Distinction Award

Deadline: 10/20/2024

Applications Open for DeHaan Artist of Distinction Award

The DeHaan Artist of Distinction Award provides contemporary visual artists with grants of up to $10,000 to pursue aspirational projects. The final projects are shown during a special exhibit at Gallery 924.

The Christel DeHaan Family Foundation and Indy Arts Council launched the award program in 2017 and opened the program to artists statewide in 2021.

Round 2 applications are due October 20, 2024. Apply here.

Eligible applicants:

  • Work in the visual arts (drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics, photography, textiles, digital media, etc.)
  • Have lived and/or worked in Indiana for at least 3 consecutive years at the date of the application.
  • Have 5 years of documented experience creating contemporary art.
  • Have generated consistent income over the past five years through work in visual art.
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