Survey and Workshop: “The Artistic Entrepreneur”
Workshop dates: Coming soon.
The Arts Foundation for Tucson and Southern Arizona, in partnership with the Pima County Public Library and artist and entrepreneur Björgvin Benediktsson, are excited to present a specially-curated workshop: “The Artistic Entrepreneur.”
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Arizona Commission on the Arts: Fiscal Year 2018 Community Investment and Festival Grant Program Information Sessions
Session date (in-person): January 23, 2017 (online sessions are also available).
Saguaro National Park: Artists-in-Residence
Selection date and phone interviews: End of January 2017.
stART Community Cultural Development Mini-Grant
Award amount: $300. Please note we have limited funds available in this pilot year.
Awards announced: February 15, 2017.
The New Works Artist Project Grant
Important dates for the New Works grant for FY 2017-2018 have been changed to the following:
Application opens (online only): January 10, 2017.
Workshop date: Tuesday, January 31, 2017.
Application deadline: March 14, 2017.
Panel date: April 13, 2017.
The New Works Artist Project Grant seeks to support the depth and breadth of new artwork created and produced in the City of Tucson. It supports individual artists’ projects that meet the highest standards of excellence across a diverse spectrum of artistic disciplines. All New Works projects must include the development and production of new art work and take an original and imaginative approach to content and form.
To apply and get more information, please visit The Arts Foundation website.
Tucson’s Poet Laureate Nominations
Review Panel to Select Three Finalists: February 18, 2017.
Final Selection by Tucson Mayor: March 1, 2017.The City of Tucson, The Arts Foundation for Tucson and Southern Arizona, and The University of Arizona Poetry Center are pleased to announce an open call for nominations to appoint Tucson’s next poet laureate. The Tucson Poet Laureate will promote poetry and an appreciation of poetry among the general public to inspire an emerging generation of literary artists and readers of literature. The Tucson Poet Laureate will serve as an ambassador to the literary arts and reflect the spirit of the community by promoting literary education in our schools and communities and bringing poetry to the people in Tucson who have limited access or exposure to the literary arts.To nominate and get more information, please visit The Arts Foundation website.
Thank you for supporting the arts in Tucson and Southern Arizona!
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