TODAY! Deadline for the Arlene Schnitzer Prize

Posted on May 5th, 2014 by Kate Bingaman-Burt

above: poster by Alan Hernandez-Aguliar for A+D Projects


First Prize: $5,500
Second Prize: $4,000
PLUS: Exclusive participation in the Arlene Schnitzer Visual Arts Prize Exhibition

Students must be majoring in programs in the PSU School of Art + Design and enrolled in half-time or greater status during Spring and Fall 2014 terms. Winners will be announced in June 2014 and must be willing and able to display and help install their work at the exhibit held in their honor during Fall term 2014.

A panel of at least six people from the School of Art + Design and professionals from the visual arts community will judge the submissions.

Duane King from King/Coyle will be the Graphic Design representative on the judging panel. Show him your work!

Entries are due on or before May 5, 2014

All submissions will be via; $5 fee to Slideroom required. Electronic upload to include a brief (3 minutes maximum) video artist’s statement that discusses the media and concept you are exploring. This could include process, purpose, intention and your own academic and professional goals.

In addition to the video statement, applicants should attach four additional uploads that represent your entire body of work. These can be photos or as many as three video excerpts, no longer than three minutes each, of video, animation, or other time-based work.

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