ABOUT THE SELECTION PROCESS
What is the timing of the
award and exhibition?
Applications closed on October 30, 2017.
Regional and national judging will take place in January
Recipients will be announced in spring.
Awards and grant funds will be
presented in summer/fall 2018.
Exhibition may take place in the summer of 2018.
schedule is subject to change.
A regional panel of visual and media art experts from
South Florida is convened to provide an initial review of the submissions. The
regional panel forwards its recommendations to the national panel. This
national panel – with expertise in visual art, film, and media and chosen from
a variety of academic and major visual arts institutions from around the
country – is given the responsibility of recommending the final recipients.
During a day-long deliberation, the submissions are
viewed by the national panel in a series of rounds. The panelists then reduce
the selection to the final group of awardees. The funding available from each
county determines the number of awards presented from each county.
of the panel shape the selections from year to year. Merit is determined based
on individual accomplishments as evidenced by the work submitted for review,
with the highest premium placed on coherent bodies of work.
The national panel’s recommendations are reviewed and
ratified by the South Florida Cultural Consortium. All panelists are required
to follow the conflict of interest policy established by the Miami-Dade County
Department of Cultural Affairs.
17/18 SFCC Fellowship Recipients, Broward County
Adriennerose Gionata, Jenny Larsson, Vincent Miranda and Marla Rosen
From left: Jenny Larsson, Adriennerose Gionata and Marla Rosen
|2016 SFCC Fellowship Recipients, Broward County|
The South Florida Cultural Consortium, formed in 1985, operates under an inter-local government agreement to coordinate projects and share resources for the growth of South Florida cultural activities, organizations and artists. It provides regional cultural planning, new project development, statewide cultural marketing, information sharing, regional arts education training and support for ethnic and rural audience development.
Broward, 954-357-7457, Earl Bosworth, www.broward.org/arts
Miami-Dade, 305-375-4634, Michael Spring, www.miamidadearts.org
Martin, 561-287-6676, Nancy Turrell, www.martinarts.org
Palm Beach, 561-471-2901, Rena Minar Blades, www.pbcc.org
Monroe, 305-294-4406, Elizabeth Young, www.keysarts.com
FCC 2018 Schedule