The Call-For-Entry period for THE ARTISTS FORUM CHOREOGRAPHY COMPETITION: 2022 (#theartistsforumchoreography) has ended.
Finalist will be announced later the year. Winners will be announced at our second annual JURIED ARTS FESTIVAL, which will showcase a wide array of art genres such as music, photography, spoken word, and choreography, highlighting our 2022 Competition Theme: REFLECTIONS ON THE NATIONAL PSYCHE.
This anticipated live event will be held October 12, 2022. Confirmation regarding our live festival screenings will be announced this September.
Each submission, reviewed by a panel of industry professionals, will be rated upon its individual merits. Finalists in each category will be judged against one another and a winner declared. Our list of competition jurors is forthcoming.
Our Grand Prize winner will be presented with an opportunity for mentorship sessions with a prominent music industry professional.
All selected artists are eligible for a television studio or Zoom interview to be promoted on our online platforms and via THE ARTISTS FORUM TELEVISION – an arts-based cable TV program broadcasted from New York City since 2000.
THE ARTISTS FORUM CHOREOGRAPHY COMPETITION, part of our Juried Arts Festival programming, is open to choreographers seeking to gain exposure in the New York City and international dance community.
Its mission is to provide an accessible platform for innovative choreographers to present their best work for juried selection, increase artist communication and business contacts, provide career advancement opportunities, and publicly acknowledge the talents of dance creators.
THE ARTISTS FORUM INC., now in its 23rd year, is a New York City based non-profit arts service organization specializing in events, juried competitions, and media for artists. The organization provides an unparalleled platform for emerging and mid-career artists to share their stories with the world’s creative communities.
2022 SPOKEN WORD COMPETITION JUDGES
Todd Ford is a Berlin-based American artist with a focus on live performance, cultural events, and corporate photography for real estate development
Matthew is the Founder and Artistic Director of the New York City based Matthew Westerby Dance Company. MWDC works extensively in education, providing year-round dance program. Additionally, the company is motivated to create projects that foster community, building works that are accessible to all – participants and audience alike.
Amos White V
Amos is an inter-disciplinary multimedia artist, event producer, and exhibit designer. A graduate of the College of Human Ecology at the University of Maryland, College Park, Amos bridges his passion for the arts and human relations with the formation of THE ARTISTS FORUM.