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McKnight Foundation

McKnight Fellowships for Ceramic Artists

Location: MN — Twin Cities Metro
Type: Grant / Fellowship / Award
Visual Arts

Deadline: 05/17/2024

Other Criteria:
No entry fee required
Open to artists statewide
Paid opportunity ($25,000)


Submission Deadline: May 17, 2024

Award Info: Two $25,000 grants will be awarded in 2024. Fellowship support may be pursued for, but not limited to: experimenting with new techniques and materials; purchasing materials and equipment; collaborating with other artists; or pursuing education, exhibition, or travel opportunities. The 2024 Fellowship recipients will deliver a workshop and at the culmination of the grant period, will be featured in a catalogue and group exhibition at Northern Clay Center that will also travel to 3 – 5 sites around the state of Minnesota and western Wisconsin. This program is made possible by the generous support of the McKnight Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Eligibility: State
Categories: Craft/Traditional Arts, Mixed-Media/Multi-Discipline, Sculpture
Location: Minneapolis, MN 55406, United States

The McKnight Artist Fellowship for Ceramic Artists supports outstanding Minnesota ceramic artists who identify with any methodology—whether it be functional, sculptural, or relational—all techniques are welcome. The intent of this program is to recognize and support mid-career artists living and working in Minnesota who demonstrate a sustained level of accomplishment, commitment, and artistic excellence.

Eligibility Info
Have or maintain MN residency for at least one year prior to application and for the duration of the fellowship year.