In light of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the art community, the What Could Should Curating DO has created 3 grants of 450 euros for artists, curator, art practitioners working on visual arts whose work and livelihood has been affected due to impacted by the economic fallout from postponed or canceled exhibitions and projects.
· Relief will be provided to practitioners who can demonstrate that they have had an engagement canceled or postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic in visual arts sector and this is their main form of income
· Applicants must be individual artists, curators, or an individual representing an artist or curatorial collective , or group. Organizers, organizations, or arts presenters are not eligible to apply.
· Practitioners based in any former Yugoslav region are eligible to apply including Serbia, Northern Macedonia, Kosovo, Montenegro, Croatia, Slovenia. Bosnia and Hercegovina
· Applicants must be living in the any of the above-mentioned countries
Please send us your CV portfolio so we can understand your practice (please write in letter head where are you based and year of birth)
Please explain how many projects have been cancelled and your situation description in no more than one page
The support grant is based of precarity. Application process is open NOW (June 22th 2020) and as soon number of applicants have been received application will be reviewed and funds transferred.
Please send your material via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org with subject WCSCD Emergency grant
Emergency grant has been supported through the online curatorial program Post-Pandemic Condition with mentors Natasa Petresin Bachelez, Maria Lind and Biljana Ciric