Emerging American Indian artists (16-20 years old) living in Maricopa County and interested in in the arts are encouraged to apply to be one of seven â€śmentee artistsâ€ť featured in an exhibition opening in February 2016 at the Heard Museum in Phoenix.
The exhibition would consist of co-created works from seven pairs of American Indian artists from the greater southwest region. Each pair would involve one established â€śmentorâ€ť artist and one emerging artist (ages 16-20). Each partnership would involve the co-creation of a collaborative piece or series of work, dependent on media.
The exhibit will include diverse media: textile or fiber arts, film, metalsmith, painting, and fashion design.
Eligibility: American Indian artists 16-20 years old with a displayed talent in an artistic medium.
Completely fill out the application: Confluence Artists Application
Return this application to: Confluence Exhibit, c/o Heard Museum, 2301 N. Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Students will be selected based on their displayed interest to work with a mentor artist, artistic aptitude and availability to attend studio times.
Note: Applications will be verified to ensure applicant is qualified to participate. Participants will be contacted if selected. Questions? Please call 602-251-0244 or email email@example.com.