Articulate why you believe you are an "emerging artist" and how this award would benefit your studio practice.
Please prepare six representative images of your artwork. Images should be similar in quality and nature to the work the artist would enter if selected as a finalist, but do not need to be the exact pieces the artist intends to enter.
Uploaded files must be labeled with your full name and title. For example, for resumes sally.smith.resume.doc or image file sally.smith.image1.jpg.
A non-refundable entry fee of $25 is required. For online payments, users must check the PayPal box below to be redirected to a Paypal Portal following application submission. If the check option is selected, applicants must submit payment to Contemporary Craft, 2100 Smallman Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 for consideration.
*Please contact Contemporary Craft at firstname.lastname@example.org if the application fee is prohibitive.
Thank you for submitting your LEAP application!
LEAP 2018 AWARD CALENDAR● Call for Artists begins July 1, 2017● Deadline for Entries September 30, 2017● Notification of Finalists October 14, 2017● LEAP features begin January 16, 2018