For artists working as or driving towards being a professional artist
The transition from an emerging artist to a successful professional can be challenging no matter how talented and committed you are. In addition to time, devotion, a work ethic, materials, emerging artists need:
- Financial support
- A meaningful opportunity to engage with their public
The purpose of the Emerging Artists Grants is to meet these needs and set the stage for the grantees success by providing:
- A professional artist mentor
- An exhibition / performance event at the end of the grant period where artists can display or perform their work.