upcoming grant deadline: 05/15/2017

upcoming grant deadline: 05/15/2017

Beth A. Uzwiak and Laurian R. Bowles

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2016 Art and Change Grant – $2,500

Beth Uzwiak and Laurian Bowles are artists and anthropologists who have been collaborating for more than ten years.  Recent projects include community-based fieldwork focusing on race and activism, the visual history of queer and gendered bodies, and social practice art addressing embodiments of violence and resilience. Their collaborations infuse anthropology, art and activism with a deep commitment to feminist praxis. Find their musings here.


Leeway grant?

Art and Change Grant

The Art and Change Grant provides project-based grants of up to $2,500 to women and trans* artists in the Delaware Valley region to fund art for social change projects. [read more]

deadline 08/01
Upcoming events
05/0412:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Live Streamed Information Session

Now you can learn more about Leeway, our grants, and the application process without having to go anywhere! Join us online at leeway.org/info on Thursday, May 4 from 12:00 - 1:00PM.

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05/056:00 pm - 8:00 pm

DE-CODED: Art + Tech for Social Change

Leeway Foundation hosts the May Live Culture event at PhillyCAM! Live Culture is an open house and live TV production that happens on the first Friday of every month, curated by different arts and culture organizations. Since it’s Philly Tech Week, we’re focusing on local artists who utilize new media and technology to build alternate landscapes at the intersections of art and social change. Featuring presentations and conversations with poet and digital artist Andrea Walls (ACG ’14) and independent filmmaker M. Asli Dukan (ACG ’16, ’14, LTA ’16), we'll explore and answer questions like, How has technology enabled you to express an idea that couldn't have been conveyed otherwise? What conversations aren't happening in the space of creative technology?

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