Open Call; Making and Momentum

20 April 2022

Deadline: May 13, 2022

Making and Momentum; In Conversation with Eileen Gray has launched a series of prizes which aim to support the next generation of Irish makers, designers, artists and artisans.

Applicants must be Irish or based in Ireland, applications are open to students as well, although it is noted that a formal art education is not necessary. The prize offered will be awarded to 8 applicants, each prize equal to €1250.

Applicant proposals will be judged on the strength of their “visual language and/or design idea – specifically aimed at facilitating the creation of experimental or solution based art and design”.

Making and Momentum aim to support solution based design, including works that are created by and for disabled people. It is noted that projects can be “in early stage development of part of a design study programme”. You can find more information about Making and Momentum, here.

To apply, please send the following through to makingandmomentum@gmail.com.
  • Proposal (no more than 300 words)
  • Artist statement/designer bio
  • And no more than 10 examples of recent work

Deadline for applications is Friday 13th May.


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