“As a granting institution committed to democratizing philanthropy, we are honored to continue supporting the creative economy at a time in American history when the power of art, imagination, and freedom of expression is more important than ever. We are especially delighted to welcome NFT artists to this year’s Future Art Awards, recognizing that artists will have a profound impact on the formation of important ideas, values and themes in art. crypto-art space, propelling the future trajectory of the NFT art ecosystem,” said Keely Badgerexecutive director of MOZAIK Philanthropy.
Since the launch of the Future Art Awards at the start of the pandemic, MOZAIK Philanthropy has rewarded more than 200 American artists with artist support grants and virtual exhibition opportunities, including photographers, painters, sculptors, street artists, muralists, multimedia artists, visual artists, multi and interdisciplinary, illustrators, animators, 3D artists, designers, technologists, short filmmakers, poets, art writers, composers, weavers, dancers and creative performers.
Future Art Awards 2022: digital awakening awards outstanding contemporary artworks, individual NFTs as well as NFT collections for creative excellence in the following categories: originality, personality, compositional quality, creativity, skills, activism concepts, justice or representation, impression overall emotional and adherence to the price theme: Digital awakening.
All US-based artists practicing in any art form are welcome, including those working with NFTs. Judging will be through a blind review process. The winners will receive between $2,500 and $5,000 and will be featured in a curated virtual exhibition, open to the public free of charge in fall 2022.
The deadline for applying digital awakening is July 8; the application is free to submit.
For more information and to apply, go to mozaikphilanthropy.org/faa
Media Contact: Keely Badger, [email protected]
SOURCE MOZAIK Philanthropy