The Baltimore Office of Promotion and The Arts (BOPA) has announced the first inaugural Fred Lazarus IV Artscape Prize, "The Fred." The prize awards $1,000 to a student artist living in Baltimore City as well as a stipend to produce a solo exhibition with mentorship from BOPA staff, to be on display at the 33rd annual Artscape. Students must be rising seniors at the time of application submission.
The Prize is in conjunction with the annual Artscape festival. The award recipient's work will be exhibited in the Bunting Building of the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) during Artscape weekend (July 18-20, 2014). The deadline to apply is Monday, March 31, 2014.