Featured Artist Submission Info & Form

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Become A Spoken Soul Festival Featured Artist

Spoken Soul Festival prides itself on working very hard in support of women artists. Selected featured artist are expected to commit time and energy to represent themselves and the mission of the festival professionally and with integrity. We are excited about seeing submissions from Women Artists who’s work is cutting edge, interactive, site specific, with audience participation and with a strong point of view. Each selected artist will receive a budget that will assist with their presentation / installation. If you face technical difficulties with your submission below email us at  spokensoulfestival@gmail.com. Please write SUBMISSION in the subject line.

Who Can Apply?
All women visual & performance artists of all ages, especially those who’s work is site specific, interactive and includes audience participation, but it is NOT required. Artist must be serious about her craft!







Facts you need to consider before applying

Date: April 6 – 9, 2018

Vendor’s Fee: None

Commission Payment: None.
The artist keeps 100% of profits from works sold during the festival or because of the festival’s promotional campaign

Venue: Adrienne Arsht Center For The Performing Arts Miami-Dade County

Artist MUST Attend:

  • An orientation meeting and or a Google chat session, which will take place at the beginning of February 2018.  Exact date and location TBA. Selected artist that live outside the Miami area can skype in or call in.
  • All 3 events: SWAN Community Program, SWAN Spoken Soul Showcase and Vanessa Baez Memorial Women’s Brunch
  • Venue tour which will take place mid March 2018. Exact date TBA.
  • Any press interviews and/or picture opportunity set up by the marketing team

Featured artists outside of South Florida area are responsible for their travel, lodging and shipping costs (if applicable).

Featured artists will be given a small budget (Amount TBA) to cover the production of their showing / performance.

Featured artists must provide ten (10) original promotional items for SSF VIP – Media gift bags (allowed artist budget may be applied towards promo materials)


Featured artists must provide one (1) donated service or product for our yearlong donation and auction campaign (free of charge to SSF)

Featured artists are required assist with SSF grassroots social media promotions for all 3 events of the festival.

Featured artists are required to provide a blog entry (slide show, video or written) for SWAN Community Program about the year’s community service theme.

Featured artists are required to participate in SWAN Community Program on April 6, 2018. Exact activity, locations and time TBA

Please only serious artist apply.

Emerging women artists are encouraged and welcomed!

If selected, full guidance to achieve the above will be provided if needed.




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