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December 20, 2016

In June 2017, Otis College of Art and Design hosts its inaugural three-week L.A. Summer...

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December 16, 2016

Washington, DC—For its first major grant funding round of fiscal year 2017, the...

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December 21, 2015

The Sustainable Arts Foundation is now accepting applications for the fourth year of Residency Grant funding. This program, launched in 2013, was designed to encourage artist and writer residencies to make their programs more accessible to artists and writers with children. Up to $10,000 is offered per program. 

Last year, 15 organizations were funded for a range of projects including, creating shorter...

December 16, 2015

Washington, DC — The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) is the nation’s only arts funder to award grants in all 50 states and U.S. jurisdictions. As the first step in its funding process, the NEA has posted application guidelines for the Art Works and Challenge America categories for art projects anticipated to take place in 2017. New in this fiscal year is a pilot grant opportunity that is part of the NEA’s 50th anniversary initiative, Creativity Connects.*

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December 16, 2015

The National Endowment for the Arts has awarded the Anderson Center for Interdisciplinary Studies two grants for 2016 - one of which will support the second year of the Deaf Artist Residency.

The Deaf Artist Residency program was piloted by the Anderson Center in 2014. A full month session was devoted to hosting five artists and scholars whose native or adoptive language is American Sign Language (ASL). The first cohort of artists included a graphic novelist, two poets, a scholar and...

The first wave of findings, interviews, resources, and case studies from our Artists Residencies and Social Practice research study is now live on the Alliance website! 

While artist residencies have traditionally provided opportunities for artists to work in solitude, many residency programs today are designed specifically around artists engaging the local community. Increasingly,...

December 14, 2015

Banff has announced a series of new program for the upcoming year - including a new emerging artist residency for Canadian artists. More below!

Emerging Atlantic Artist Residency
Apply by: January 20
Program Dates: June 1 – August 31, 2016
Providing one emerging visual artist with strong ties to Atlantic Canada the opportunity to explore, expand, and develop their practice during a fully-funded, eight-week, self-directed residency at The Banff...