MAP in partnership with 1 Shanthiroad Studio/Gallery, Presents:

Open Call: India Artist Relief Fund

Application Deadline : 30 June 2021 

This relief fund seeks to support artists and their work during this difficult time and is open to all practicing artists, irrespective of medium of practice. Including but not limited to painting, sculpture, printmaking, photography, performance and digital media.

Artists are invited to send us a brief CV along with a note on your art practice (500+ words) in English, or any other Indian language.

Please apply with five images of your recent works. You may also send links to your works.

Please also send us a note letting us know how this grant will be used and what the intended outcome is expected to be.

Preference will be given to independent practicing artists who are struggling financially and have not received grants/support earlier in the past one year.

Artists will be required to share images of the work produced for internal documentation purposes but are free to use this grant to develop their practice and sell the artworks post documentation. 

Send your application and all the information requested in one email to

The application should reach us by 30 June.

An independent jury will select 20 artists who will receive 50,000/- each.