IMPART Awards

The IMPART Awards is a new initiative by Art Outreach to encourage and develop emerging Singaporean talent in the visual arts, spur creative exchange, create new platforms and help the most promising young art leaders develop excellence in their careers. Winners will be awarded with residency and mentoring programmes at prestigious art institutions, which will allow them gain valuable exposure to the work of other art practitioners, approaches and cultures.

 

2 VISUAL ARTISTS AWARDS

Due to the nature of the residency spaces, this award is targeted at visual artists who work with painting and sculpture.

  • Residency with Hubei Institute of Fine Arts, China. Fluency in Mandarin is not a prerequisite. Residency dates are flexible as long as residency completed in 2018 and agreed with Hubei Institute of Fine Arts.
  • Invitation to exhibit post residency artwork at IMPART Awards Gala Dinner 2018
  • SGD 20,000 cash prize

TO APPLY: Please download IMPART Award Visual Artist Guidelines and Application Form.

 

2 CURATOR AWARDS

  • Three months residency with Shenzhen Biennale, China. Fluency in Mandarin is not a prerequisite. Residency dates are flexible as long as residency completed within the period: 1 January – 30 June 2018 and agreed with Shenzhen Biennale. Residency can be partially conducted in Singapore if needed.
  • Invitation to support the curation of exhibition of art collectors works with mentorship by senior curatorial team during Art Week 2018
  • SGD 20,000 cash prize

TO APPLY: Please download IMPART Award Curator Guidelines and Application Form.

 

We have assembled an influential panel of internationally respected art industry practitioners, artists and art patrons, who will be serving as esteemed judges to select the winning entries, which include Mr. Tan Boon Hui, Director of the Asia Society Museum, Mr. Russel Storer, Senior Curator of the National Gallery Singapore, Ms. Aw Kah Peng, GM Global Commercial Strategy Development of Shell Eastern Petroleum, Ms. Honor Harger, Executive Director of ArtScience Museum, Mr. Fang Lijun, Artist, Ms. Paige Parker, Patron, Collector and Advocate and Mr. Darrell Ang, Conductor of the Sichuan Symphony Orchestra, will select the participants.

CLOSING DEADLINE: Please submit your applications by email to impartawards@artoutreachsingapore.org or by mail to Art Outreach, IMPART Awards, Block 47 Malan Road, #01-24 Gillman Barracks, Singapore 109444 by Sunday, 6 August 2017.

For more information, please contact +65 6873 9505 or impartawards@artoutreachsingapore.org