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Only high-quality, fair opportunities are listed, and never for advertising fees. See what you just missed (and follow us on Facebook and Twitter to keep up to date) The Artists Fund The Artists Fund is a community interest company led by Artquest, DACS and a-n the Artists Information Company to provide small grants to visual artists based in the UK: in England, Scotland, Wales an … INSIDE: Disabled Artist Commission QUAD and D-Lab in partnership with LEVEL and Junction Arts, supported by DASH, seek to commission a disabled artist or disabled led collective/company to produce new work focusing on the broad theme o … Artist Film Commissions at EEFF The East End Film Festival (EEFF) presents a programme of artists’ filmmaking work and events in partnership with the Whitechapel Gallery.

East Tower Residency COLLIDE International Award Curatorial Open Call. Rehearsal rooms & casting studios services and suppliers. Example budgets. Example budgets June 2013. Kim Bruce Awarded AFA Grant - Here's some Tips that Helped Me - Kim Bruce Fine Art. It is hard time consuming work to write a grant application especially for a visual person to whom words do not come as naturally as imagery.

Kim Bruce Awarded AFA Grant - Here's some Tips that Helped Me - Kim Bruce Fine Art

But if you’re willing to invest the time you will find that there are all sorts of benefits even if you are not successful. The least of which is that you will know yourself and your work that much better and may come out of it with one hell of an artist statement. I don’t think there is a magic formula to writing a grant proposal. You just have to write as if the jurors know absolutely nothing about you or your work. We are so close to our work that it can be difficult to remove oneself and talk about the project as if the reader knows nothing about you.

Here are some things that may help you write your grant proposal. Do not try to make the grant program fit what you want to do. The AFA (Alberta Foundation for the Arts) has a really good General Tips document that helps you formulate your outline and write your prose. Comments comments. Fpcc grant writing handbook. Call for Art + Technology Proposals.

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Call for Art + Technology Proposals

Every December, we have the distinct pleasure of releasing a new call for artist proposals for our Art + Technology Lab. Read the 2016 RFP here. Applications are due February 24, 2016 by 11:59 p.m. All proposals must be submitted via the online portal. Questions about the program or the application process may be directed to lab@lacma.org. The purpose of the Art + Technology Lab is to nurture new work with financial and in-kind support for projects that engage emerging technology and contribute to public dialogue about technology and culture.

The reponse from artists and art collectives all over the world throughout the first two years of the program has been amazing, allowing us to share an ongoing array of works in progress and artist talks with our public, as the artists who receive grants through the program work alongside our technical advisors to accomplish ever-evolving experimental works of art. Artist Opportunities. This is an edited listing.

Artist Opportunities

We update this feature once a week on Thursdays from a selection of submissions, newsletters, magazines and blogs. To recommend an opportunity for listing, please fill in the form in the sidebar. We email around 17,000 art practitioners weekly with selected opportunities. Exhibition Opportunity Dartmoor Open 2016 Green Hill Arts is now accepting submissions for the Dartmoor Open 2016! Deadline: 19 February 2016 Green Hill Arts, Dartmoor@GreenHillArts1www.greenhillarts.co.uk/dartmooropen Commission Paid Artist Call with Tempting Failure Tempting Failure will mark its fifth anniversary this July by returning to London for #TF2016.

Deadline: 21 February 2016 Tempting Failure CIC@TemptingFailurewww.temptingfailure.com/artistcallout. How to Write a Grant Proposal by Preethi Burkholder. Persuasive, cohesive grant proposals are key to winning funding for visual artists from private foundations, the federal government and individuals.

How to Write a Grant Proposal by Preethi Burkholder

Writing grant proposals is generally thought to be something that is extremely difficult and time-consuming, It doesn’t have to be. What distinguishes one proposal from another is thoughtful, systematic and cohesive writing. There are three basic types of grant proposals: A letter of inquiry (LOI) is a one-to-two page summary that outlines the project. Funders request a brief description of the project before making a decision on whether to ask for a longer and more comprehensive proposal.A letter proposal is a three-five page description of the project plan, the purpose for which funds are being requested, and background information of the artist or group requesting funds.The long proposal is the most common document that funders seek.

WritingGrantProposal. Provost's Imagine Fund for Arts and Humanities. The proposals excerpted below were identified as particularly strong and worthy of funding by the Imagine Fund Awards committee in past award years.

Provost's Imagine Fund for Arts and Humanities

Taken together, they constitute a sampling of what the committee looks for in proposals for funding, including articulate statements of context and goals for a project, clear and reasonable budgets, and demonstration that proposed work builds on past knowledge and experience while exploring new directions. Toward Culturally Sensitive Designs - Developing a handbook that bridges theory and practice Tasoulla Hadjiyanni, Department of Design, Housing & Apparel, College of Design, University of Minnesota Twin Cities Goals and Context In the United States, over 33 million people are foreign born and over 54 million speak a language other than English at home.

Notable Recent Accomplishments (2010). Keywords Book, visuals, culture, design, displacement.