The Bennett Prize
The Pittsburgh Foundation & The Muskegon Museum of Art announce a call to women artists for The Bennett Prize. 10 Finalists, One Winner: $50,000 + Solo Exhibition. Jurors: Steven Bennett, Alyssa Monks, Patrick Moore, and Katie O'Hagan. The Bennett Prize seeks to propel the careers of women figurative realist painters who have not yet realized full professional recognition, empowering new artists and those who have painted for many years. The Prize awards $50,000 to a woman artist to create her own solo exhibition of figurative realist paintings, which will travel the country. Image: Aneka Ingold (2019 Bennett Prize Winner), Aberration, mixed media on vinyl, 2015; courtesy of RJD Gallery. Entry fee reduced in half, to $25, in response to current economic conditions. Deadline: October 16, 2020.