Write an Artist Statement
An artist statement is a description of your work in your own voice.
It is an explanation of what you create, why you create, and the processes involved in how you create.
How to write an Artist Statement?
Answer these questions in 1 to 3 paragraphs and you’ll have written your artist statement
- Who are you? Introduce yourself.
- What are you creating?
- Why are you creating it? Why is it important to you and or the world?
- How are you going to create it? What is your process? Is there something unique about your process in comparison to other artists?
Here’s a video with some other questions you can answer to create your artist statement:
Submit Your Artist Statement
Follow these steps to submit your artist statement on EL3.
- Go to https://el-3.org/
- Sign in using your D65 student number and password. If you are not a D65 student, either create an account on EL3 or sign in using your EL3 username and password.
- Enter GYX62 for the group code to join the Film It! group if this is your first time submitting.
- Go to the Film It! “Activities” group.
- Start the “Write an Artist Statement” activity.
- Upload your 3-5 paragraph statement in EL3 using the box at the bottom.