The Foundation for Indian Contemporary Art invites applicants for the Emerging Artist Award 2012.
The award aims to promote young artists studying or practising in India who demonstrate extraordinary skill and promise in the visual arts. The winner will be selected by an independent jury of distinguished artists and professionals in the field and receive the opportunity to travel and work in an international residency as well as exhibit in a solo show in India.
The award includes a 12 week residency in Switzerland, round trip air travel from Mumbai or Delhi, a per diem during the residency as well as access to the residency’s technical equipment in addition to a solo exhibition at the Vadehra Art Gallery in New Delhi.
The deadline for applications is 30 June 2012 and further details and an application form can be found here
FICA is collaborating with Pro Helvetia-Swiss Art Council and Vadehra Art Gallery for this award.
25 June 2012