upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2018

upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2018

Gallery Guides

RELEASE: An Exhibit and Program Series on Gender Justice and Mass Incarceration (2015)

Be Alarmed: The Black Americana Epic (2014)


Visibility Project: Portraits of Queer Asians and Asian Americans (2013)


Camille Billops (2012)


Self Conscious(2012)


Fertile Ground: Works on Paper from The Oasis Art Center (2011)


Tongue-in-Cheek (2011)


Autohistoria (2011)


Shouts from the Wall (2010)


See Change (2010)


Intertwined (2010)


Yo Misma Fui Mi Ruta (2009)


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Womxn in Asian America

Womxn in Asian America

Womxn in Asian America is a course taught by Melissa Kapadia that examines the hxstories and lived experiences of Asian American and Pacific Islander womxn (women, trans, and non-binary people) through readings of scholarly, narrative, activist, and popular texts; in-person conversations; film and other media; and explorations of our own lived experiences. The course will be held on Sundays from February 4 through March 25, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM at Asian Arts Initiative. [learn more]

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Upcoming events
02/221:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Facebook LIVE Info Session

Are you thinking about applying for the Art and Change Grant or the Leeway Transformation Award but not sure of how to go about it? Join us on Facebook LIVE and get your questions answered.

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02/225:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Understanding Taxes for Artists Hosted by Leeway Foundation

Whether you’re receiving grants, financially profiting from your art, self-employed or have an LLC, you must file taxes. But, what are the best filing options for your situation? CultureWorks Greater Philadelphia, Leeway Foundation, and Vision Driven Artists have teamed up to help demystify tax season!

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