10 x 5: Art and Disability Artist Talk

10 x 5 Artist TalkKickstart Disability Arts & Culture is seeking local visual artists who identify as living with a disability for the possible inclusion in 10 x 5: Art and Disability, an artist talk featuring 10 artists. These artists will each have 5 minutes to give a visual and oral presentation of their work. A Q&A with the audience will follow. There is no restriction to medium.

Artists will be paid for there participation. This event will take place in late September at The Cultch as part of BC Culture Days.

Kickstart is a Vancouver-based non-profit registered charity, founded in 1998, with a mandate to support and promote artists with disabilities. We do this by presenting professional work by artists with disabilities to public audiences, raising public awareness of their contribution to the arts, and paying the artists for their work.

Applications must include:

– An artist CV or resume which includes your name, address, phone, email, website.
– a bio or statement that tells us something about yourself and being an artist.
– 4 images of your work.
– List of artworks submitted including the title, size, and medium.

Deadline for submissions is June 30, 2018

Artists will be notified about the selection results by July 30, 2018

Submit your application
– email to:
KickstartDirector@gmail.com .
Please put “10×5” in the subject line.

– mail to:
Kickstart Disability Arts and Culture, PO Box 2749 Station Terminal, Vancouver, BC, V6B 3X2.

Include a self addressed stamped envelope if you want your materials returned.

It is FREE to apply!

Have any questions?
Contact us by email at kickstartdirector@gmail.com or by phone at 604-343- 9141