Applications are due by March 1st for the next round of Lighton International Artists Exchange Program – apply for up to $6,000 in international travel costs: http://www.liaep.org/applications/ . . . . Also, tomorrow, February 19, 12 noon to 1 PM, information session for the Art in the Loop Foundation: Grants for artistic engagement in … Continue reading
You have seventy days to imagine, research, plan and submit your proposal. Lots of help is available to make a strong application, including outreach sessions around the region and resources on the Rocketblog. Start here. Deadline: March 23 at midnight, online applications only! • Make an unexpected public venue within 80 miles of downtown KC … Continue reading
Call for Proposals: Editor/Editorial team engagement designed to encourage and mentor critical art writers in the Kansas City region. The vision for this editorial engagement is to generate fresh, experimental written materials that explore connections between the types of innovative, relational, place-specific projects being supported by Rocket Grants and broader trends in contemporary art practices. … Continue reading
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
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.
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
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
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