Friday, October 27, 2023

Dina Baker Fund: Applications Open


Dina Baker Fund: Applications Open 11/3

Applications for the 2024 Dina Baker Fund for Mature Female Artists will open via the Council grants portal on November 3, 2023.

Applications must be submitted by December 31, 2023.

For guidelines, eligibility requirements, and application training, click the button below.

For more information Click here 

Wednesday, October 25, 2023

Live Art Battle During Miami Art Week

NMSAF Fundraiser Day -Live Art Battle

Fri. Dec. 8- 11am-4pm

 NMSAF Goes to South Beach is hosting a Live art battle on their Fundraiser Day at the exhibition. 

No More Starving Artists Foundation (NMSAF) mission is to help artists be sustainable personally and professionally by providing opportunities and services. The 501(c)3 raises money for awards, grants, scholarship, and prizes for creatives.  They also provide business development opportunities.

NMSAF Goes to South Beach is an exhibition sponsored by MUSE Modern & Contemporary Art Fair and curated by ATB Fine Art Group Inc., where 32 artists throughout the state of Florida including Palm Beach County, Dade County and even Jacksonville have the opportunity to exhibit and sell their art during Miami Art Week. The exhibition runs from November 30-December 10.

The exhibition is at Kimpton Angler’s Hotel 660 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL

Artists who are interested in competing in the Live Art Battle must email with ART BATTLE SUBMISSION in the subject line.

In the body, please introduce yourself and give a short description about you & your work & a link to your website so your work can be surveyed.


-          Once accepted  there is a $75 competition fee (Non-Refundable)

-       Exhibitors (Free)

-          5 artists competing (ONLY 1 SPOT LEFT)

-          $500 prize

-          No spray painting is allowed.

-          Must be hand painted or drawn.

-          A 24”x36” canvas will be provided to each artist.

-          Artists will be responsible  for the following.

·         Easels

·         Paint (or charcoal or pastels)

·         Paint brushes

·         Water containers

·         Drop cloths ( A MUST)

·         Additional tools ( including fixative)

-          Artists must be finished by 4pm

-          Public will vote on the winning piece from 6pm –10pm

-          Artist sets the price for the work to sell.

-          50/50 split between NMSAF & Artist.

-          If the work does not sell by the end of the night, the work goes back to the artist.

Deadline for the submission is Sunday, November 5, 2023, 3pm


Wednesday, October 18, 2023

Tickets For NMSAF Goes to South Beach

Friday, October 13, 2023

Presenting Sponsor of NMSAF Goes to South Beach

MUSE ART FAIR is the only fair dedicated to Black, Multi-Cultural, and women artists in Miami Beach during Miami Art Week & Art Basel weekend one of the top international art events in the world attracting close to 80,000 global spectators to the city, with over 45 satellite art fairs throughout South Florida. It features an eclectic mix of paintings, photographs and sculptures from Black, Hispanic, Caribbean and African artists residing throughout the US and abroad. MUSE reflects the diversity and outstanding talent of our local and global community. 

MUSE provide for the artist: marketing, advertising, self-contained exhibit space, as well as sale of art at the exhibition/fair for the artist.


Thursday, October 12, 2023

NMSAF Artists at Miami Art Week

Name & IG Handle

AlPi @Alpi_Fine_Arts

Ann Friedlander  @annfriedlander

Anthony Burks Sr @ampburks

Arielle Charis Yebba @iam_aricharis

Barry Seidman @barry_seidman

Batia Lowenberg @batialowenberg

Camilla Webster @camillawebster

Clifton Webb @clifton_gwebb

David German @Concept_Rhythm

Elie Lescot III @elielescotpaintings

Garry Mabour @garrymabour_art

Gary Kroman @Garykroman

Jahnoi Smith @jai.h.noir

Jane Lawton Baldridge @janelawtonbaldridge

JanJak II @JanJakart

Jarett Walker @jwalkertheartist 

Kyle Lucks @kylelucksfineart

Linnea Botanicals @linneabotanicals 

Luis Valle @el_chan_guri

Lupe Lawrence @lawrencelupe

Lyndale Pettus @lyndalep.photography1

Matthew Yeandle @beautybymatt_

NOON @anouckjourdaa

Pia Dugger @piafauna 

Ramel Jasir  @rameljasir

RASIN @Joejunior.racine_rasin

Ray Fdez @ray_fernandez_art

Renata Rodrigues @renatarodriguesart

Scott Jeffries @scottart

Stacey Mandell 

Tracy Guiteau @GuiteauArt

Victor DiPilato

Zbigniew Kijak @zbigniewzee

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