Artist Pass: application

Application Form

An artist can receive an Artist Pass if:

  • s/he holds a degree in Arts/Arts related field of study from an officially-recognised university, art college or academy,
  • s/he is a member of an Artist Association/Group/Collective
  • s/he declares that is a self-taught artist
  • and
  • s/he demonstrates a continuous artistic practice in the fact-finding fields of artistic practice
    • The following evidence should be provided:
    • artist CV (in .DOC format)
    • artist statement(in .DOC format)
    • artist short bio (in .DOC format)
    • the applicant's national ID card (scanned, in .PDF format)
    • filled in questionnaire (signed, and scanned, in .PDF format)
    • if applicable, degree documents or evidence (scanned originals, in .PDF format)
    • a portfolio of representative works (in .PDF format)
    • a photo or video documentation of installations, performances, in situ or similar time based work (in .PDF format or as a link to an online based video)
    • a justification of social contextualisation pursued in the main body of work (in .DOC format)
    • a list of catalogues, publications (in .DOC format)
    • a link to main website (in .DOC format)
    • two letters of reference from curators/producers of past exhibitions within the last 3 years, specifically addressing the artist application for an artist pass (signed, and scanned, in .PDF format)
  • s/he signs a written statement of acceptance of our code of conduct
There is no legal entitlement to an Artist Pass. The members or Advisory Committee members of the Artist Access Initiative maintain a strict confidentiality of the evaluation process.

The approval is based on a curatorial perspective, considering applicants who show a distinct artistic approach, collaborative reliability and high professionalism.

Full application can be received only per email, at artistpass@artistaccesinitiative.com. Applications received by any other mean will not be considered. There is no deadline for application. We strive to give each application a final response in a 2 months term.

The processing fee of the application is of 5 Euro per applicant, non-refundable.

A rejected application can be submitted by same person again, after 1 year since prior application.

 

Download Application Form - (all instructions are included in the application form)