Graduate Competitive Awards and Fellowships 2022

Art Commission at Winthrop Apartments

A Request for Proposals: Art Commission at Winthrop Apartments.

The Maryland Institute College of Art is delighted to partner with the Winthrop Apartments in Towson, Maryland, to open a Request for Proposals for a site-specific Art Commission of a large-scale diptych painting or mural.

The artist honorarium is $12,000 inclusive of all materials and installation.

Each of the (2) panels for installation (pictured below), formally occupied by a plant wall, measures 121 x 173 inches.

MICA will select the artist through an online application and jury process to allow work to begin no later than July 2022. There is a $10 application fee.

Interested applicants who would like to visit the Winthrop Apartments and installation space, should contact the Main Office at (833) 836-6916  to make an appointment during normal business hours. The Winthrop Apartments is located at 913 Southerly Rd, Towson, MD 21204.

Eligibility

Currently enrolled MICA Graduate Students and Alumni from a MICA Graduate Program

Online Application and Requirements 

Proposals should include up to 5 examples of previous work, a sketch of the planned installation, artist statement and CV.  Online application LINK here.

Timeline 

June 15, 2022 – Online Application Opens

July 15, 2022 – Online Application Closes

July /August 2022 – Jury Selection and Installation Process Begins