Grants National Sculpture Society’ Grants
U.S. National Deadline: November 5, 2018 – Since 1893, National Sculpture Society (NSS) promotes excellence in sculpture that is inspired by the natural world. In so doing, we offer a number of grants that are awarded annually to artists working in sculpture.
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Dexter Jones Award Deadline – Deadline: November 5, 2018
The Dexter Jones Award, an unrestricted prize of $5,000, is presented annually to a sculptor for an outstanding work of sculpture in bas-relief.
Applicants must be sculptors born between 1979-2000. All applicants must be citizens of or residents in the United States with a social security number. The grant is awarded without regard to sex, ethnicity or religion.
The use of figurative or realist sculpture is of greatest interest. The winning work will be in bas-relief.
Henry Hering Art & Architecture Award – Deadline: November 5, 2018
The Henry Hering Art and Architecture Award is presented as the occasion warrants for outstanding collaboration between architect, owner and sculptor in the distinguished use of sculpture in an architectural project. The use of figurative or realist sculpture is of greatest interest.
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Programs include Sculpture Review magazine, the SculptureNews e-bulletin, scholarships, grants, exhibitions and competitions. Our Sculpture Celebration Conference features programs such as panel discussions, demonstrations, information sessions, studio tours, and awards presentations. These educational programs are just a few of the ways NSS serves as a link between the public, sculptors, educators, and collectors.
For more than 120 years, our members have created, exhibited, collected and supported the evolving tradition in American sculpture. NSS continues to support sculpture today as an active, vital, not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization.
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