Friends of Israel Educational Foundation Young Artist Award
Awarded by Friends of Israel Educational Foundation
To enable a promising British artist to pay a working visit to Israel and prepare work for an exhibition on Israeli themes in the United Kingdom.
Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed and artwork examined by a distinguished panel of judges.
Open to promising young British painters, print makers and illustrators.
A minimum of 2 months
Return air passage to Israel. Minimum of six weeks work and volunteering on a kibbutz, with time for painting. Possibility of a ten-day placement at the Bezalel School of Art in Jerusalem. Time to travel round the country. Exhibition in London.
Applicants must submit a personal curriculum vitae, an academic letter of reference, a statement of reasons for wishing to visit Israel and a representative selection of work.
- Professional development
The Friends of Israel Educational Foundation and its sister operation, the Academic Study Group, aim to encourage a critical understanding of the achievements, hopes and problems of modern Israel, and to forge new collaborative working links between the United Kingdom and Israel.