California Arts Council

State of California

Artist Call Detail

For International artists

LAAFA is offering Contemporary Representational Art Scholarships for the Fall 2010 Quarter starting October 4th. Contemporary Representational Art includes figures, still life and landscapes.


  • Scholarship Application Form: Download links below.
  • Biography: List all previous art training, and include any honors and awards received, and/or exhibitions in which you have participated. Let us know your desired career path, and how you heard about LAAFA. (For new applicants only.)
  • Letters of Recommendation: Provide 2 letters of recommendation from current or previous art instructors. (For new applicants only.)
  • Portfolio Submission: 5 two-dimensional images in a *.jpg or *.tif format should be sent on CD or as an email attachment, along with your scholarship application. (Full details on application.)
  • List of Portfolio Works: Include numbers corresponding to the images submitted, as well as title of work, description of piece, concept and/or subject matter, size, medium, and completion date.
  • Essay: Include a 500-word minimum essay explaining your ultimate career goals as an artist and how you would use your LAAFA education to further your goals. Please describe yourself as an artist and your work.
  • Terms and Conditions: Terms and conditions are listed on the application.



  • Fall 2010: Applications must be submitted by July 15, 2010. Scholarship recipients will be announced on August 9, 2010.

Deadline: 07-15-2010
Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art
Van Nuys

Contact: Kirstie Rothauge
Phone: 818-708-9232 X 107

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