The Neddy Artist Award

There are presently no open calls for submissions.

The 2022 Neddy Artist Award application period Open December 1st - February 28th.


About the Neddy at Cornish Cornish College of the Arts prepares its students to contribute to society as artists, citizens and innovators. The Neddy at Cornish artist awards are a beacon of this mission. The Neddy at Cornish offers some of the largest artist awards in the State of Washington and this year we are providing a grand prize of $25,000 to two artists, and six awards of $2,000, to visual artists based in the Puget Sound region. Any artist who is a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident living and working in Island, Jefferson, King, Kitsap, Mason, Pierce, Skagit, San Juan, Snohomish, Thurston, or Whatcom counties in Washington state is welcome to apply.  The 2022 Call for Applications is open December 1st, 2021 through February 28th, 2022!

 Learn more at  https://www.cornish.edu/neddy_at_cornish/ See the Application Guidelines section on our website for more information about eligibility and the award process.


*Image: "Untitled 135" 

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Provided courtesy of
barry johnson, 2020 Neddy at Cornish Painting Finalist.


Questions or want to join our email list? Send us an email at neddyinfo@cornish.edu 

The Neddy Artist Award