Art Prize

Each year the Carolyn Glasoe Bailey Foundation Art Prize is awarded to an artist currently working in California who shows great artistic merit. The Art Prize consists of a $10,000 unrestricted grant, as well as a flexible and responsive residency program and an on-site exhibition in Ojai. The artist is encouraged to develop an exhibition that engages with The Ojai Valley community.

The Carolyn Glasoe Bailey Foundation Minnesota Art Prize is awarded to an artist currently working in Minnesota who shows great artistic merit. The Art Prize consists of a $5,000 unrestricted grant, as well as a flexible and responsive residency program and an on-site exhibition in Ojai. The artist is encouraged to develop an exhibition that engages with The Ojai Valley community.

Carolyn Glasoe Bailey Foundation is pleased to announce that the recipient of the 2020 Carolyn Glasoe Bailey Foundation Art Prize is Los Angeles based artist/designer/craftsperson Tanya Aguiñiga. The recipient of the 2020 Carolyn Glasoe Bailey Foundation Minnesota Art Prize is Dyani White Hawk. Previous prize recipients include Kelly Akashi (2019), David Rathman (Minnesota 2019), Ry Rocklen (2018), and Rob Fischer (2017). 

Carolyn Glasoe Bailey Foundation Art Prize 2019: Kelly Akashi

Carolyn Glasoe Bailey Foundation Art Prize 2018: Ry Rocklen