upcoming grant deadline: 08/01/2018

upcoming grant deadline: 08/01/2018

Wit López

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2018 Art and Change Grant – $2,500

Wit López will host the second Black QT Artistic Body which, over the course of two days, showcases the visual art, performance art, and writing of queer and trans artists from throughout the African Diaspora. The event will feature five performers each day and will include a visual art exhibition of work by Black LGBTQ+ artists of varying trainings and backgrounds. Black QT Artistic Body will host Black LGBTQ+ vendors and employ Black LGBTQ+ youth as paid interns, offering them the opportunity to learn about arts management while providing avenues for economic income and transferrable work experience.


Leeway grant?

Leeway Transformation Award

The Transformation Award provides unrestricted annual awards of $15,000 to women and trans* artists and cultural producers living in Greater Philadelphia who create art for social change and have done so for the past five years or more, demonstrating a long-term commitment to social change work. [read more]

deadline 05/15
Upcoming events
09/127:00 pm - 8:30 pm

12x12: Eiko Fan

In Eiko Fan’s Live Wood Sculpture performance, wooden creations come to life. Wearing wood sculpture costumes, each performer creates a unique shape and environment with body movement. Watch the sculptures spring to life, listen to Eiko’s story and artistic journey, and then try out the sculptures for yourself!

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09/205:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Making Space: Leeway @ 25 Opening Reception & Conversation

In 2018, the Leeway Foundation turns 25 – a milestone grounded in the evolution of feminist principles. Please join us as we explore the intersections of art, culture, community and change, while we celebrate the artists and visionaries who lovingly and courageously made and continue to “make space” for fresh stories and new realities to exist.  

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