Deadline for registration is November 1st!


The Center for Emerging Visual Artists strives to provide essential support and programs emerging artists need to build sustainable careers.

The two-year Career Development Program offers a select group of talented artists:

  • Exhibitions
  • Community
  • Career Counseling
  • Mentorship
  • Professional development seminars
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Alumni solo exhibitions
  • Alumni travel grants

Eligibility requirements include:

  • Applicants cannot be full time students.
  • Applicants must live within 100 miles of Philadelphia (NYC and the 5 boroughs, NJ, DE, and Baltimore included).
  • Applicants cannot have an ongoing contractual agreement with a commercial gallery or gallery representation.

The application can be found online.  For more information, please contact Amie Potsic, Director of the Career Development Program at or 215-546-7775 x 12.