A Blade of Grass Fellowship for Socially Engaged Art


Check out the launch of the A Blade Of Grass Fellowship for Socially Engaged Art! Online application form opened Tuesday, September 3, 2013 Application Deadline: Monday, December 2, 2013 Seven Fellows will be selected to receive an unrestricted stipend of $20,000 to realize an innovative community-based project. The program will also offer tailored professional support … Continue reading

New Warhol Re-granting program announced in Portland, OR

The Portland Institute for Contemporary Art (PICA), http://www.pica.org/, is proud to announce The Precipice Fund, a major new granting initiative for Portland-based unincorporated visual art collectives, alternative spaces, and collaborative projects. Formed with the support of the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, The Precipice Fund expands Warhol’s Regional Regranting Program to the Northwest, … Continue reading

Rocket Grants Cycle 4 now open!


You have between January 14, 2013  and March 25, 2013 to prepare your dream Rocket Grants project application. Check out all the information and resources available to you on the application page, including outreach sessions throughout the Kansas City region.

A Primer on Promotion and Media Relations for the KC Artist


Monday February 4th, 2013, 6.30 – 8 PM (doors open at 6) UMKC Innovation Center, 4747 Troost Ave., Room 114. Don’t miss this special opportunity to learn the basics and fine points of promoting your own artwork and public events. The workshop will share valuable insights from Gina Kaufmann, who has worked in many different … Continue reading

Upcoming deadlines, great opportunities


Apply for the Indy Island Residency by January 11, 2013. The image above shows the occupancy by last year’s resident and 2010 Rocket Grants recipient A. Bitterman. Submit work to the Museum of Arte Util by February 15, 2013. Submit proposals to apexart’s Unsolicited Proposal Program by February 15, 2013

POP! TRADING POST 9/20 & 9/27, 5 – 8 PM, UMKC


POP! A Series of Social Happenings Presents: LOCALITY AS RELIQUARY INSTALLATION SHRINE: 9/20/12-9/27/12 PUBLIC TRADING EVENTS: Thursday 9/20/12 & Thursday 9/27/12, from 5-8 pm University of Missouri Kansas City Gallery of Art in Fine Arts Building #203 located at 5100 Rockhill Road, KC, MO 64110   Everyone with a skill, service, or goods to trade … Continue reading

Creative Placemaking Initiatives Sweep the Nation; ArtPlace Announces $15.4 Million in Grants for 47 Projects Nationwide


The restoration of a Memphis bluesman’s home into an interactive music center… an art installation of aerial “nets” stretching across a Philadelphia pier where new development is happening… a venture to engage artists to creatively combat urban vacancy and foreclosure in Cleveland… these are just a few of the 47 projects awarded grants today from … Continue reading

On Our Radar


Creative Capital has launched a new online initiative, On Our Radar, featuring 380 artists’ projects from across the country. This is a searchable database featuring noteworthy Film/Video and Visual Arts projects that advanced to the second or third phase of their highly competitive grant round last year. Although the featured projects were not ultimately funded, … Continue reading

Art in Odd Places

Art in odd places

OPEN CALL FOR PROPOSALS Deadline Sunday, April 15, 2012 midnight EST Art in Odd Places (AiOP) invites citizens from all walks of life and from anywhere in this world to propose projects for its eighth installment in New York City. Taking place from October 5–15, 2012, along 14th Street from Avenue C to the Hudson … Continue reading


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