The anolic Family awards

BERTHA ANOLIC VISUAL ARTS ISRAEL TRAVEL AWARD

The Silversmith by Bertha Anolic (detail)

Pastel by Bertha Anolic (detail)


DEADLINE: THURSDAY, JANUARY 31, 2019

  

WHAT IS THE AWARD? 

The sum of $2,000 will be awarded to a Jewish student who has a particular interest in the visual arts and in Israel, to explore and develop their artistic interest through an independent study trip to Israel. 

WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY ? 

Any Jewish student (undergraduate junior, senior, or graduate level), studying in a Jewish studies college program, department of fine arts, or an academically accredited art school. While applicants must demonstrate a sincere interest in the visual arts and a Jewish perspective towards the creative process, you do not have to be an art student to apply.

WHAT WILL THE AWARD FUND? 

The award is to be used for an independent study trip to Israel. The award may be used towards funding: museum visits, independent research, studio work, materials, professional consultation, art travel, etc.

NAOMI ANOLIC EARLY CAREER JEWISH VISUAL ARTS AWARD

Oil Painting by Naomi Anolic (detail)


DEADLINE: FRIDAY, MAY 3rd, 2019


 WHAT IS THE AWARD? 

An award of $1,000 towards the completion of a specific project. An applicant for the Naomi Anolic Award will have demonstrated great potential, but not yet have achieved broad success or be considered well established professionally. 

WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY? 

Active early career Jewish visual artists between the ages of twenty-five and thirty-five may apply. 

Students may not apply.

WHAT IS ELIGIBLE? 

The Early Career Visual Arts award is for 

painting and drawing.


ISAAC ANOLIC JEWISH BOOK ARTS AWARD

Charcoal drawing by Bertha Anolic (detail)


DEADLINE: FRIDAY, JUNE 14th, 2019


 WHAT IS THE AWARD? 

The sum of $1,500 will be awarded towards the creation of a unique, one-of-a-kind, or limited edition, work of art in the field of Jewish 

book arts. 

Book Arts refers to works of art that originate from a relationship to the book form, ranging from scrolls, accordion-style, illuminated manuscripts, graphic novels or hand-bound printed sheets, as well as hand-made paper, newspapers, comics, ephemera, deconstructed books, photographs, etc. 

Jewish Book Arts refers to a work that relates in some way to the greater world of Jewish writings, religion, Jewish thought, history or culture and how words appear in the Jewish tradition. Possible reference points could include: Prayer books, the mezuzah, the ketubbah, Jewish history, sacred texts, the haggadah, etc.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY? 

All active, professional artists who have exhibited within the last five years are eligible to apply.