Center for Emerging Visual Artists
Center for Emerging Visual Artists (CFEVA) is a Philadelphia-based organization that offers a two-year Fellowship program for the purpose of career development. The fellowship includes mentoring, public exhibitions, one-on-one career counseling and numerous networking and career development opportunities. Currently seeking artists and photographers that live within a 100 mile radius of Philadelphia to apply for affiliation. CFEVA also collaborates with the Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education to offer a six-month Residency Program. Details for both programs and a number of other opportunities are on the website.
Center for Emerging Visual Artists 237 South 18th Street The Barclay, Suite 3A Philadelphia, PA 19103 Phone: (215) 546-7775 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.cfeva.org
Sculpture Space Residency Program
Apply for a two-month residency in Utica, NY. Artists receive a $2,000 stipend, subsidized communal housing, 24 hour access to the studio, and technical assistance in an environment conducive to creativity. The public is invited to quarterly work-in-progress receptions; other visits occur by appointment.
Sculpture Space 12 Gates Street Utica, NY 13502 Phone: (315) 724-8381 Fax: (315) 797-6639 Email: email@example.com Website: www.sculpturespace.org
This D.C.-based gallery and nonprofit organization offers a competitive 2-year fellowship program for new, innovative visual artists in all media. Artists from around the U.S. who have finished their academic training and may still be exploring their artistic directions in alternative art spaces, but have not yet been represented by a gallery, are eligible. Fellowship provides training, mentoring, and exhibition opportunities, as well as a modest stipend.
Hamiltonian Fellowship Program Hamiltonian Artists 1353 U St. NW, Ste. 101 Washington, DC 20009 Phone: (202) 332-1116 Fax: (202) 332-0569 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: http://hamiltonianartists.org
Women's Caucus for Art (WCA)
Membership organization of women in the visual arts. The mission of the Women's Caucus for Art is to create community through art, education, and social activism. There are 23 chapters all over the U.S., most of which have their own websites. There are also a number of affiliated organizations. The National WCA provides fiscal sponsorship and other opportunities for members.
Women's Caucus for Art PO Box 1498 Canal Street Station New York, NY 10013 Phone: (212) 634-0007 Website: http://nationalwca.org
Women's Studio Workshop, Inc.
Women's Studio Workshop is an artist's workspace dedicated to encouraging the voice and vision of women artists. They provide professional opportunities and employment for women at various stages in their careers and promote programs designed to stimulate public involvement, awareness and support for the visual arts. They provide a variety of grants and residencies, internships, classes, and a Summer Arts Institute.
Women's Studio Workshop, Inc. P.O. Box 489 Rosendale, NY 12472 Phone: (845) 658-9133 Email: email@example.com Website: www.wsworkshop.org
Information on marketing your artwork.
New York Foundation for the Arts Source (NYFA Source)
NYFA Source lists over 11,000 awards, services, and publications for artists of all disciplines. Artists, arts organizations, and the general public can access this information, with more programs added every day.
New York Foundation for the Arts 20 Jay St. 7th Floor Brooklyn, NY 11201 Phone: (212) 366-6900 Fax: (212) 366-1778 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.nyfa.org/source
Department of VSA and Accessibility at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (formerly VSA Arts)
International organization that aims to provide arts and education opportunities for people with disabilities and increase access to the arts for all. The organization offers arts-based programs in creative writing, dance, drama, music and the visual arts implemented primarily through affiliate network nationwide and in 52 countries. In 2011, VSA merged with the Kennedy Center's Office on Accessibility to become the Department of VSA and Accessibility at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
Department of VSA and Accessibility John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 2700 F Street NW Washington, DC 20566 Phone: (202) 416-8000 Toll free: (800) 444-1324 TTY: (202) 416-8524 Website: www.kennedy-center.org/education/vsa/
SOHO2O Chelsea Gallery is a non-profit, artist-run gallery that has been promoting the work of women artists through gallery exhibitions and public programming since 1973. The gallery sponsors fellowships and an artist-in-residence program, in addition to hosting exhibitions and arranging gallery tours through the Chelsea arts district of New York City.
SOHO20 Gallery 56 Bogart Street Brooklyn, NY 11206 Phone: (718) 366-3661 Email: email@example.com Website: www.soho20gallery.com
Foundation Grants to Individuals
The Foundation Center now has a website that replaces their book, Foundation Grants to Individuals. The website also provides excellent information and training with respect to grant writing.
The Foundation Center has multiple locations Website: www.foundationcenter.org
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