The $5,000 grants are awarded to emerging photographers and videographers from historically underrepresented groups.
Retrospectives of Chicana artist Amalia Mesa-Bains and Mohawk artist Shelley Niro are among the projects supported by the foundation.
Define American has named the fourth cohort of its annual fellowship, which gives grants and career development opportunities to five artists.
Applications for the Illuminations Grant are open through June 12.
Applications for the New York Foundation for the Arts grant open May 4.
Grants will fund the staging of exhibitions, curatorial research, administrative costs, and more to organizations including the BlackStar Film Festival and W.A.G.E.
The grants will support organizations like the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Art in New York, the California African American Museum in Los Angeles, and the Fabric Workshop and Museum in Philadelphia.
More than 1,000 organizations will receive funding, the agency’s largest-ever number of award recipients for its annual program.
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Seven small and mid-sized museums will receive $50,000 emergency relief grants, and six additional organizations will get awards between $60,000 and $500,000 for equity and access initiatives.
The Tri-State Relief Fund will give $2,000 grants to freelance and contracted workers, including art handlers, archivists, and others.
The Black Art Futures Fund, which launched earlier this year and received more than 30 applications for its first round of grants, has given $15,000 to its four inaugural grantees.