Today's Your Last Chance to Submit to the MasterMind Awards
But seriously, Miami: You are talented and stuff, and you do deserve the cash and recognition MasterMind has to offer. So if you haven't already, get those submissions in before the day's over and you have a whole year to wallow in poverty and obscurity before you have another chance.
In years past, the MasterMind awards have helped out some pretty impressive folks. The Borscht Film Festival used its winnings to submit its films to festivals like Cannes and Sundance, essentially introducing Borscht to the international film community. Jorge Rubiera took our cash and gave us (and the rest of the world) Birdwatchers in return. And before Roofless Records became the recipient of a Knight Foundation grant, we gave the label a boost with award monies of our own.
Just about any Miami-based, arts-minded person or organization can apply for MasterMind award consideration: painters, sculptors, installation artists, musicians, filmmakers, poets, performance artists and beyond. But you can't sit around and wait for us to find you. To apply, send us the following information:
To be considered, send us the below before January 20:
- Your name
- Contact info: phone, email, and home address
- Short bio
- Description of your work
- Your Artwork
- via a link to a web site (preferred)
- emailed images
Email all of the above to firstname.lastname@example.org by January 20. Finalists will be announced February 10, and winners will be announced at our annual art soiree, Artopia. Good luck!
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