On Wednesday, Swizz Beatz made the exciting announcement that he’s currently searching for 20 artists from around the world to put on an art show, all mediums welcome.
The iconic producer broke down the new initiative, dubbed “The Dean Collection,” in a video posted to his Instagram.
“What if I told you that I’m gonna give you $5,000 to do your art show,” asks Swizz in the video. “What if I told you that it doesn’t even have to be in the gallery–it can be in any space that represents you?”
Swizz accompanied the clip with a caption:
“ATTENTION ‼ There are so many amazing artists out there, but it’s hard to break through. For all my creatives, it’s time to take your career into your own hands! Today, @thedeancollection is launching a new initiative called “The Dean Collection St(Art)ups”. We want to give 20 people $5,000‼ each to put on their own art show . Any theme. Any medium. You keep 100% of what you sell. This is a Global project !! Link in bio for more information ⬆ @thedeancollection ⚡⚡⚡Fyi #nocommission LA is still going down!! By the artist for the artist with the people !!!!!!! Please spread the word! #TDC20”