|Posted by firstname.lastname@example.org on February 3, 2019 at 12:50 PM||comments (1)|
Congrats Symone Titania for being the 2018-19 Urban Art Scholarship recipient!
Her display of community activism and b/w urban photography shows a powerful sense of being within the community and eloquently portrays the urban environment which surrounds her as an artist and student.
Check out her website for more information regarding her work
|Posted by email@example.com on April 26, 2018 at 6:20 PM||comments (0)|
I've gotten some emails regarding the 2018 entries, which open August 1st! Thanks for being patient, the scholarship will follow the same format and guidelines!
|Posted by firstname.lastname@example.org on January 11, 2018 at 11:05 PM||comments (0)|
Thank you to over 40 applicants for this years Urban Art Scholarship! Winner will be announced January 31st, stay tuned!
|Posted by email@example.com on February 3, 2017 at 12:10 AM||comments (0)|
Congratulations Douglas Kleinsmith! Your aspirations and work is an inspiration to others!
Douglas will soon be receiving his $350 transferred to his UC Davis banking account. For more information regarding Douglas, please check out his website
Also! A runner up was chosen, although not in the initial plan!
Jessica Cothron received a $50 Amazon gift card for books, and is a single mother who wishes to persue a career in assisting chil...Read Full Post »
|Posted by firstname.lastname@example.org on January 4, 2017 at 6:05 PM||comments (0)|
I am pleased to announce that the Urban Art Scholarship has received over 60 applications!
Applications are currently closed and the winning recipient will be notified by January 31st
|Posted by email@example.com on December 16, 2016 at 12:45 AM||comments (0)|
I am pleased to announce that over 30 applicants have applied for the Urban Art Scholarship!
It is very exciting to see the ambitions of artists around the globe, and how they strive to improve not only their lives but those surrounding them. I want to stress again, that this scholarship is aimed towards students who currently are improving their community through art, or who currently present detailed outlines of their positive intentions.
As an example, I made thi...Read Full Post »
|Posted by firstname.lastname@example.org on November 13, 2016 at 11:45 PM||comments (0)|
I am excited to see all the new applications! Artists have applied everywhere from Maine to Texas to Arizona, which is exciting to see personally how far the scholarship is reaching nationwide (and even one applicant overseas) and how many artists and variety of media are practiced throughout.
I just wanted to stress the format of the application. It is a rather simple essay, portfolio, contract application. Please follow all guidelines accordingly. Those without ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by email@example.com on October 18, 2016 at 12:55 PM||comments (0)|
As I continue to receive and review new incoming applications, I have to say that I am more and more impressed with each submission!
I also wanted to update everyone on my gallery exhibition which was a complete success at UCSB. The gallery consisted of two rooms, one of which was dedicated to the Urban Art Scholarship. Thank you to the few applicants who allowed me to use their work in the gallery, they will all be eligable to record on their resume that they exhibited at
"The B...Read Full Post »
|Posted by firstname.lastname@example.org on September 28, 2016 at 8:00 PM||comments (0)|
Thanks again for your application for the Trevor Coopersmith Urban Art Scholarship. Applications are still under review and the winner will be announced January 31st 2017. In the mean time, I received an incredible opportunity to exhibit my work at the Glass Box Gallery at the University of California, Santa Barbara from October 10-16 of this year. The curator for the show acknowledged my scholarship foundation and is encouraging me to reach out to applicants in hopes o...Read Full Post »
|Posted by email@example.com on September 9, 2016 at 1:15 AM||comments (0)|
As of now, two entries have been received. One entry from a photography student and another from a fashion merchandising major! Remember to include a portfolio if possible, it really improves application aesthetics and chances of award granted.
Thanks and looking forward to new entries, below is a piece to hopefully get some people brainstorming! This piece I created is painted on recycled mirror, and utilizes trash acquired on the beach as sand. The trash was also used to create textu...Read Full Post »