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Performance Artists Apply Here

2021 Expressions Performance Artist Application

Deadline to apply is January 30, 2021.

Before beginning this application, please refer to the Artist Application Worksheet found on the Call for Artists page and use as a guide to prepare in advance the information you will be required to submit. All information must be entered into the online application at one time. Incomplete application information may exclude your consideration.

Submitting an application means you have read and agree to the terms and conditions as outlined in the Artist's Agreement and Waiver for The Whole Person's 2021 Expressions Art Exhibition found on the Call for Artists page on this website.

First Name *
Last Name *
(Name of Artist Applying)
Address Line 1 *
City *
State/Province *
Postal Code *
(Please provide a phone number where we can reach you)
First Name *
Last Name *

The following three questions will be used anonymously for grant report purposes. This information will not be used in the selection process.

Provide link(s) to audio or video of your performance

Performing artists are asked to provide a URL link to an video or audio recording of their performance.  We recommend uploading an audio or video file to YouTube.com, Vimeo.com or Google Docs. You may upload ONE audio/video file IF the file is under 2 MB in size.

If you do not have access to a recording, please contact Terri Goddard at 816-627-2220 or afrerking@thewholeperson.org, to make other arrangements, OR note this in the comments section.

Upload an audio or video file of your performance. (Accepted formats include mp3, mp4, aac, wav, au, wmv, avi, mpg, or mpeg)
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Please copy and paste URL link from YouTube.com or Vimeo.com
(optional in case you want to share additional video or audio)
Please copy and paste URL link from YouTube.com or Vimeo.com

Artist Statement

Provide an artist statement including the following:

  • A general introduction to your work (100-150 words), including themes, inspiration for your work, media used, and technical approach.

There is no right or wrong way to prepare an artist statement. The statement will simply provide insight to the selection committee to make more informed decision about their selection of artists for the Exhibition.

(100-150 words)
Please share referral name, organization or source
Accommodations needed

By submitting your application, you agree to the following conditions:

By applying to the Expressions Art Exhibition, I acknowledge that The Whole Person retains the right to accept or reject any artwork for exhibition. I understand that The Whole Person and its partners will not be involved in any way with the sale of art related to this exhibition. I acknowledge that The Whole Person and its partners will assume no responsibility for the artwork on display and will not provide any special security, funding, framing, or materials. I attest that the pieces of art I am submitting are my own original creations and are not the intellectual property of any other individual or group. I authorize The Whole Person and its partners to use images of my artwork solely for the purpose of promoting the Expressions Art Exhibition, unless I grant permission for other uses.

PLEASE READ:  You will automatically receive a message on this page when you application has been successfully submitted. You will also automatically receive an email confirmation.  If you DID NOT get this, please scroll UP and see if any required information was not submitted.  TWP is not responsible for any applications that were not successfully submitted online.