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Grants & Awards
Bard Graduate Center
Horowitz Book Prize
Bard Graduate Center welcomes submissions for the Horowitz Book Prize, awarded annually to the best book on the decorative arts, design history, or material culture of the Americas. Read more on Hyperallergic.
Deadline: April 1, 2022 | bgc.bard.edu
Wild Futures – 2023/2024 Award Cycle
100 artists will receive direct funding in varying amounts of up to $50,000 to help realize their projects. Categories are Performing Arts, Technology, Literature, Visual Arts, and Moving Image/Film.
Deadline: April 1, 2022 | creative-capital.org
Creatives Rebuild New York
Artist Employment and Guaranteed Income Program
This $125 million initiative will provide income and jobs for up to 2,700 artists living throughout New York State. Read more on Hyperallergic.
Deadline: March 25, 2022 | creativesrebuildny.org
National Academy of Design
Abbey Mural Prize
Artists, architects, and designers as well as arts and community-based organizations and other nonprofits are eligible for grants ranging from $10,000 to $40,000 to create or restore public murals.
Deadline: April 24, 2022 | nationalacademy.org
Residencies, Workshops, & Fellowships
Visual Arts Residencies
Explore new directions in your work with international faculty and artists while being inspired by our studio spaces and facilities in the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Read more on Hyperallergic.
Application Fee: $65 ($35 for applicants who identify as Indigenous)
Deadline: March 9, 2022 (Material Transformations)
Deadline: March 23, 2022 (Ecologies of Precarious Abundance)
This free 12-week accelerator program helps visual artists achieve greater success by providing the support and mentorship needed to maintain a sustainable practice. Selected artists receive $15,000 each.
Deadline: April 3, 2022 | gener8tor.com
John Michael Kohler Arts Center
2023 Arts/Industry Residency
Explore the creative potential of industrial materials and techniques by developing work in ceramic, cast iron, and brass in the Kohler Co. Pottery and Foundry. Read more on Hyperallergic.
Deadline: March 14, 2022 | jmkac.org
LGBTQ+ Visual Artist Residency
Applications open March 14 for Velvetpark’s Visual Arts Residency, which awards an LGBTQ+ artist with six months of workspace in Brooklyn to explore and complete a project or body of work.
Application Fee: $25
Deadline: May 13, 2022 | velvetparkmedia.com
Asian American Arts Alliance
Van Lier Fellowship in Visual Arts Practice
This program supports early-career artists in the fields of theater, music, and visual art. The fellow receives $6,000 and an eight-month fellowship tailored to respond to the unique needs of their practice.
Deadline: March 20, 2022 | aaartsalliance.org
Louis Armstrong House Museum
Two multidisciplinary artists will be awarded $10,000 each to create new work inspired by the contents of the Armstrong Archives. The process and final public performance will be documented in a short film.
Deadline: March 15, 2022 | louisarmstronghouse.org
Open Calls for Art & Writing
Future Art Writers Award
Up to six US art writers will receive $2,000 grants to develop an essay, review, or feature of the art foundation’s virtual exhibition Ecosystem X, to be published in the MOZAIK E-ZINE. Read more on Hyperallergic.
Deadline: March 15, 2022 | mozaikphilanthropy.org
Coastal Preservation Network
Public Art Grant – Call for Proposals
NYC-based artists can submit a proposal to create a sculpture for MacNeil Park that incorporates recycled plastic. The artwork will be on view for up to a year and the grantee will receive $1,000.
Deadline: March 28, 2022 | coastalpreservation.org
Master Drawings Association
One scholar under 40 will receive $5,000 for the best new and unpublished article on a drawings topic of any period. Submissions must follow the format of a journal article and may be in any language.
Deadline: November 15, 2022 | masterdrawings.org
Rochester Institute of Technology
Call for Outdoor Sculpture Proposals
Two artists will each receive a $10,000 stipend to complete, transport, and install a durable artwork/sculpture in a high-traffic area on RIT’s campus. Pre-existing work is preferred.
Deadline: April 1, 2022 | inside.cad.rit.edu
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