The Future Is Now Application Summer 2018
Deadline: March 9th, at 6PM
Letters of recommendation for students due by March 16
The Future Is Now will be offered this summer as an eight-week program from end-May through mid-July at The Kentucky College of Art + Design. Students who will be in high school for fall 2018 and are interested in pursuing visual art as a career will have the opportunity to be matched with a local artist mentor to learn about new artistic processes, portfolio building, exhibition design, installation, marketing, and what it takes to be a professional artist. Their journey will culminate in an exhibition at the 849 Gallery at the Kentucky College of Art + Design.
Requirements for Application:
- Complete the application form (via LVA website, below)
- A minimum of 3-6 works of art (to be emailed as jpegs to email@example.com at the time of submitting application, and also to be brought to interview)
- 2 letters of recommendation from an art teacher or a person who can credit your skill as a visual artist (to be emailed directly from the recommender to firstname.lastname@example.org at the time of submitting application).
- Application Deadline: March 9th, at 6PM
- Letters of recommendation for students due by March 16
- Interviews: Week of March 26
- Student Notification: March 30
- TFIN will meet as a group once a week in the evenings for two hours during the eight-week session.
- Students and mentors will also meet individually outside of the primary class sessions.