upcoming grant deadline: 05/15/2019

upcoming grant deadline: 05/15/2019

January 2019

Village Youth Internship Opportunities

The Village of Arts and Humanities is offering paid internships to young creatives in two age brackets. [learn more]

Philadelphia Latino Film Festival Now Accepting Submissions

The Philadelphia Latino Film Festival (PHLAFF) is currently accepting submissions for their Shorts Pop-Up Contest and the LOLA Awards. [learn more]

NALAC Leadership Institute 2019 Applications Are Open

The National Association of Latino Arts and Culture (NALAC) is accepting applications for its 2019 summer leadership intensive in San Antonio, TX. [learn more]

Boston Gordon’s (ACG ‘17) You Can’t Kill A Poet Returns To Tattooed Mom

The 21 and over queer and trans poetry night curated by Gordon is back at their home base at Tattooed Mom in South Philadelphia. [learn more]

Merián Soto Named a 2019 Unites States Artist Doris Duke Fellow in Dance

The dancer and choreographer is one of five fellows in dance recently announced. [learn more]

Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference Launches Interdisciplinary Review Committee

Applications for the volunteer review committee are currently open to trans and gender nonconforming community members. [learn more]

Kulu Mele presents Wemilere: Parade of the Orishas on February 16

This celebration of dance introduces and celebrates eight of the most important orishas in Yoruba culture. [learn more]

Camae Ayewa (LTA ‘15, ACG ‘07) Receives 2019 Grant to Artists

The New York–based nonprofit Foundation for Contemporary Arts has named 18 artists who will receive unrestricted grants of $40,000 in its 2019 grant cycle, including Ayewa. [learn more]

Free Adult Theatre Classes at Power Street Theatre

The local theatre company is providing playwriting and experimental theatre courses led by Power Street resident artists, including Gabriela Sanchez (ACG '16) [learn more]

MamaCITA Biennial at Cheltenham Center for the Arts

The MamaCITA collective will showcase their individual creative processes in a group biennial exhibition. [learn more]

Black Feminist Futures Is Hiring A Manager of Programs and Innovation

Entering their 5th year, this position will be critical in the growth and development of Black Feminist Futures’ continuing work as an incubator for innovative black feminist organizing. [learn more]

Astrology, Outer Space, and the Cultural Alien with Alice Sparkly Kat

Explore the intersections of astrology, sci fi, and culture in a fun afternoon workshop! [learn more]

Joyce De Guatemala Scholarship Fund Accepting Applications

This scholarship fund and residency is open to Latinx women artists. [learn more]

Libby Newman Fellowship Accepting Applications

This printmaking fellowship is available through Brandywine Workshop and Archives. [learn more]

Wxmen In Asian America

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Wit López (ACG ‘18) presents the QT Noir Arts Festival

López's ACG project brings a weekend of black queer & trans artists, makers, and performers to the Rotunda in February. [learn more]

Remembering Susan Fenton (WOO ‘03)

The photographic artist and professor transitioned from this life this past November. [learn more]

AAMP Commune: Wailing Featuring LaTreice Branson

This edition of AAMP's Commune series features an artistic performance in response to a current exhibition. [learn more]

Scribe Announces the Precious Places Community History Project 2019

What is the history of your neighborhood? Scribe Video Center is seeking members of neighborhood groups to participate in 2019 Precious Places Community History project. [learn more]

Call For Submissions: PTWC19 Cover Art

The 2019 Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference (PTWC) is seeking artists/photographers for its annual cover art competition. [learn more]

Juntos Is Hiring

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Black Trans Futuristic On View at William Way Community Center

The exhibition will be up from January 11 to February 22 [learn more]

Joan Myers Brown Proposes Charter School To Be Named After Her

The Philadanco founder partners with String Theory Schools to open a performing arts charter school in West Philadelphia. [learn more]

Michelle Angela Ortiz Featured in Philadelphia Magazine Online

Ortiz is noted as a breakout star in local art in the local magazine. [learn more]

If You Want to Watch, You Can Watch: Heather Raquel Phillips Featured in Sixty

Kirin Wachter-Grene interviews Heather Raquel Phillips (ACG '17) as her film exhibition Short Ones | Long Ones screens in Chicago. [learn more]

Transfaith Launches Bobbie Jean Baker Memorial Award

Funded by the Minister Bobbie Jean Baker Memorial Fund, this award will support the leadership of transgender women of color specifically. [learn more]

CultureWorks and Vision Driven Artists Present Meet-The-Funder Panel + Grant Feedback Workshop

CultureWorks and VisionDriven Artists present the second in a quarterly fundraising workshop series. [learn more]

January Asian American Artist Town Hall @AAI

Network and pitch ideas with other artists at Asian Arts Initiative this month! [learn more]

Call For Queer Sex-Positive Film, Performance, & Visual Art

The 3rd Annual Hot Bits Film Festival is seeking submissions [learn more]

Sarah Muehlbauer (ACG ‘18) Launches Body Maps Workshop Series

This free progressive 8-week workshop series will result in an experimental performance piece. [learn more]