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deadline: May 21, 2019

The Hopper Prize

The Hopper Prize is offering multiple individual artist grants totaling $5,000.00 USD awarded through an open call art competition juried by leading contemporary curators.

Program Highlights

  • $5,000.00 USD in total awards for visual artists
  • + 5 artists will each receive $1,000.00 USD in unrestricted grant awards
  • + 30 artists will have their work archived at
  • + Early applications will be reviewed for possible nstagram artist features @hopperprize (

Connect with Curators

We work with leading curators to review your submissions–you want these curators to see your work. Spring 2019 grant winners will be selected by:

Leilani Lynch
Curator, The Bass Museum of Art Miami Beach

Rachel Adams
Chief Curator & Director of Programs,
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts


The Hopper Prize is open to all artists age 18 and older working in any media. There are no restrictions on genre, subject matter, or media. We accept entries in all media.

May 21, 2019

Recent Winners

We support artists working in all media, from diverse backgrounds, in wide-ranging geographic locations. Recent grant recipients include:

Alex Callender, Northampton, Massachusetts

Alicia Eggert, Denton, Texas

Daniel McCarthy Clifford, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Juan Giraldo, New York, New York

Maja Ruznic, Los Angeles, California

Letitia Huckaby, Benbrook, Texas

Tracy Kerdman, Saugerties, New York

Lebohang Kganye, Johannesburg, South Africa

Christopher Meerdo, Chicago, Illinois

Erik Parra, San Francisco, California

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