The Cecilia Beaux Forum Mentorship Program
Creating mentoring opportunities for women artists by fostering relationships between established and emerging artists in a nine-month program.
The program fosters relationships between established artists and advanced emerging female artists. Participants of the Mentoring Program will work one-on-one with their mentor over the nine-month period, using personal goals as focus and motivation. Click the button above to fill out the application inquiry, and an application will be emailed to you.
Requirements to apply, you must:
Be a Portrait Society of America Member
Be a Cecilia Beaux Forum Member
Have advanced experience in your chosen medium, including working from life
Have specific goals to achieve with the help of a mentor
Have a portfolio of 8-10 works
2022 Application Deadline: October 1, 2021
Application fee: $35
Program fee: $315
Total Cost: $350
Applicants that are not chosen to participate for the 2022 program year will have their portfolios reviewed by mentors and will receive written feedback.
Mentors must possess leadership abilities, program coordination skills, professional development experience, and be detail-oriented. If you are interested in volunteering as a Cecilia Beaux Forum Mentor, please email .
Mentoring Partners for 2021
Jane Butkovsky with Gavin Glakas
Crystal Despain with Tina Garrett
Devi Anne Moore with Lea Wight
Sandra Quintus with Patricia Rice
Anna Toberman with Gwenneth Barth-White
Cecilia Beaux, Ernesta, 1914,
71 3/4 x 43 3/8 in., oil on canvas,
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Click image to read the prospectus.