LEAP Award 2018
• Established in 2007 honoring Kate Lydon, Contemporary Craft (CC)’s Director of Exhibitions, for her 20 years of service to the organization
• Recognizes exceptional emerging talent in the contemporary craft field and provides opportunities for early career artists to bring their artwork to the consumer market
• Retail gallery program which features, markets and sells the work of one winner and 6 finalists
• $1,000 prize, national promotion, special feature on newsletter and one-year retail exhibit for winner; finalists receive special features on rotating basis throughout 2018
One-way transportation and insurance of finalists’ works must be paid by the artist; CC will pay return transportation and insurance costs. Works must be packed securely and double boxed in reusable crates with thorough re-packing instructions.
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
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