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WHAT IS THE BOOK ABOUT?

A collection of authentic, engaging, and varied stories of all types of women and visual artists along their journey from part-time to full-time thriving artist. Uplifting anecdotes, tips, and tricks from those who have made the shift. Inspire the next generation of successful artists, women looking to develop their unique path.

 

WHO SHOULD APPLY?

We want to bring visibility to a wide range of experience and are open to all types of visual artists with interesting stories to share.
 

All Self-Identifying Women (not only Art Mums)

Emerging To Established Artists Worldwide

Transitioned To Full-Time Artist

Ready To Inspire

Share Openly

Share your greatest challenge and how you overcame it. How you balance life, family. What types of support systems served you well or didn't. Where you create and how it affects your practice. How rituals, structure play into artist life and work. What role multiple income streams play. Your personal secret sauce and some tips and tricks.

WHAT WILL YOU HAVE TO PREPARE?

The selection of artists will be made on careful review of the overview you provide in the submission form. Once selected you'll be sent interview questions for the book feature. Your responses will be edited but should be clearly expressed.

 

accepted artISTS

WE ARE LOOKING FOR EMERGING TO ESTABLISHED CAREERS

ALL SELF-IDENTIFYING WOMEN

(NOT ONLY ART MUMS)

 

LOCATED WORLDWIDE

 VISUAL ARTISTS

ALL MEDIUMS

INCLUDING

POETRY, PAINTING, FIBER, PRINTMAKING, CERAMICS, VIDEO, DIGITAL ARTS, MIXED MEDIA, SCULPTURE

INAPPROPRIATE OR OFFENSIVE CONTENT OR SUBJECT MATTER WILL BE AUTOMATICALLY EXCLUDED FROM THE SELECTION PROCESS

CRITERIA

ARTISTS MAY ONLY SUBMIT WORK THAT IS THEIR OWN

SHARE OPENLY AND HONESTLY

THE MAXIMUM FILE IS IS 1.5MG

IMAGES OF THE ARTWORK MUST BE AT LEAST 1000px WIDE (MIN 72 DPI)

ACCEPTED FORMATS ARE: JPG, JPEG, PNG

EACH ENTRY MUST INCLUDE

HIGHLIGHTS FROM YOUR JOURNEY

ARTIST BIO

ARTIST STATEMENT

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLE

WEBSITE

ANNOTATED IMAGE LIST

EMAIL ADDRESS

LOCATION

SUBMISSION FEES

EARLY BIRD SUBMISSION FEE

25 EURO

SUBMISSION FEE

30 EURO

IF SELECTED FOR PUBLICATION ADDITIONAL

39 EURO PUBLISHING FEE

 

BONUSES

ALL SUBMISSIONS

SOCIAL MEDIA SHOUTOUT

ACROSS OUR PLATFORMS

HONORABLE MENTION

SHORT 5 QUESTION IG FEATURE

WEBSITE HIGHLIGHT

SELECTED ARTIST

FEATURE IN PRINT AND EBOOK PUBLICATIONS

PODCAST INTERVIEW

ONLINE GROUP EXHIBITION

FREE COPY OF EBOOK

 

SOCIAL MEDIA FEATURES

ACROSS OUR PLATFORMS

IMPORTANT DATES

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT

12 - 31 OCTOBER 2021

SUBMISSIONS CLOSE

17 NOVEMBER

2021

SELECTION ANNOUNCED

 15 DECEMBER 2021

PUBLISHING

SECOND HALF OF 2022

SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW CLOSED