This month Atlanta’s own Creatives Project and the Atlanta Office of Cultural Affairs have put out calls for artists.
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Check out the most recent grants, calls for proposals, and residency opportunities for artists in Georgia and throughout the U.S.
Just minutes ago, Artadia: The Fund for Art and Dialogue announced $45,000 in grants including $15,000 awards to emerging artist Jason Kofke and local veteran Rocio Rodriguez, as well as five other winners listed below!
Artadia: The Fund for Art and Dialogue seeks to help local artists and vibrant art communities across the country by providing unrestricted cash awards and community support. Artadia expanded its outreach to include Atlanta in 2009 and received over 300 applicants in the city’s first award cycle. Applications for its current cycle for awards from [...]
Following on the heels of a proposed cut to the arts and subsequent responses from Atlanta artists, Mayor Kasim Reed appeared at last month’s Metropolitan Atlanta Arts Fund luncheon with a seemingly grand and heroic announcement. Gathered that afternoon with the knowledge that 50 percent of the Office of Cultural Affairs’ Contracts for Arts Services [...]
Just what is it that makes Atlanta’s art so different, so appealing? Or, for that matter, what about Houston’s or Boston’s? Various incarnations of this question are posed in the essays that introduce each chapter of 5 Cities 41 Artists: Artadia 08/09. The book is the first in what will be a biannual publication produced [...]
Burning News! The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia (MOCA GA) announced this morning the winners of its annual Working Artist Project award. Michael Rooks of the High Museum served as a guest juror in helping the museum select three artists of merit working in the metro Atlanta area, furthering the project that has promoted [...]
Artists and creative thinkers watching the grant-application cycle this year will note that February is a big month for deadlines. There are no less than five calls for proposals available from metro-Atlanta organizations (though not all exclusive to local applicants), and the due dates are all just around the corner. 1. FLUX 2011 call for [...]
Breaking news: The Atlanta-based foundation Possible Futures continues to kindle the flurry of excitement it has generated in the Atlanta art world this month. The new foundation has announced a challenge grant to boost student and artist membership at the Atlanta Contemporary Arts Center (ACAC). Through the month of October, students and artists can buy [...]
Dear readers, I would like to pause for a moment and reflect on everything you’ve helped us achieve over the past two years. It gives me immeasurable pleasure to announce that BURNAWAY has been awarded a $30,000 grant from Possible Futures, a new Atlanta-based foundation established by Louis Corrigan.