Category Archives: Grants & Assistance

Grants and Assistance

2016 Annual Arts Council Awards

Arts Council’s 47th Annual Art Awards Eleven Wichita individuals, cultural organizations and businesses will be recognized for their work to further the growth and development of arts in the Wichita area during the 47th annual Art Awards dinner, sponsored by Westar Energy, Corporate Caterers, the Arts Council and the City of Wichita. The event will… Continue Reading

2017 City of Wichita Developing Arts Grant Application

Developing Arts Grant Program Grant awards will not exceed $10,000. The Developing Arts Grant Program (DAG) provides funding support to small and/or developing cultural groups with annual organizational budgets under $50,000 that create, present or produce year-round cultural activities and arts programs in Wichita, KS at the grassroots level. Matching Funds The DAG program is… Continue Reading

2017 City of Wichita Artist Access Grants

The Artist Access Grant Program The Artist Access Grants Program is designed to assist practicing, professional and emerging artists residing in Wichita, Kansas. The program provides support for artists to take advantage of specific and exceptional professional development, skill-building opportunities to advance their work and careers as working artists. Funds may be used for such… Continue Reading

Kansas Creative Arts Industries Commission Video Screen Grant

Kansas Creative Arts Industries Commission Video Screen Grant

The Arts Council has a received a $5,000 grant from the Kansas Creative Arts Industries Commission, which receives support from the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency. This generous grant will support the purchase of a video screen for CityArts to display information about exhibits, events, CityArts classes and other community arts and… Continue Reading

WICHITA EMERGING ARTIST AWARD EXHIBITION CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

The ARTS COUNCIL, Inc. of Wichita has issued a sponsorship grant to establish a new event to acknowledge and reward unrecognized and outstanding talent in the visual arts community of Wichita, Kansas. The goal is to publicly recognize outstanding effort and to further encourage a career path mindset of area visual artists. The FRIENDS of… Continue Reading

Anderson Ranch Arts Center

Anderson Ranch Arts Center

Anderson Ranch Arts Center celebrates artists, art-making, critical dialogue and community. They promote personal and professional development of artists of all levels of expertise through year-round workshops in ceramics, sculpture, photography, new media, painting and drawing, printmaking, woodworking, furniture design and more. http://www.andersonranch.org/ Continue Reading

Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation

Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation

The Foundation provides financial assistance to artists who work in a representational style of painting, drawing, sculpting or printmaking, are in the early or developmental stage of their career, and demonstrate a commitment to making art a lifetime career. http://www.elizabethgreenshieldsfoundation.org/main.html Continue Reading

The Pollock-Krasner Foundation

The Pollock-Krasner Foundation

The Pollock-Krasner Foundation’s dual criteria for grants are recognizable artistic merit and demonstrable financial need, whether professional, personal or both. The Foundation’s mission is to aid, internationally, those individuals who have worked as professional artists over a significant period of time. http://www.pkf.org/ Continue Reading