APAture is Kearny Street Workshop’s annual multidisciplinary arts festival that presents and promotes a range of art by local up-and-coming artists of Asian and/or Pacific Islander descent. For fifteen seasons, the festival has sparked dialogue around contemporary issues, particularly affecting the Asian and/or the Pacific Islander community, and inspired collaboration between artists and community members.
You’re eligible to apply if you:
● Are not an established artist
● Are of Asian and/or Pacific Islander descent*
● Live or work in the San Francisco Bay Area
● Are at least 18 years old
● Will be submitting work created in or after 2014
*By that we mean those with Asian and/or Pacific Islander ancestry from one or more of the following regions: East Asia, Central Asia, Southeast Asia, South Asia, the Pacific Islands, and West Asia/the Middle East. We include multiethnic and multiracial artists with Asian and/or Pacific Islander heritage in our definition.
If you have questions: bit.ly/APAture2017faq