January 202019 ROCKET GRANTS KICK-OFF AND INFO SESSION
SPENCER MUSEUM OF ART, JACK AND LAVON BROSSEAU CENTER FOR LEARNING, 318
Artists are invited to apply for Rocket Grants and attend an informal and candid discussion with Rocket Grants Program Coordinator Julia Cole, 2018 juror Shannon Criss, and 2018 award recipient John Sebelius. Julia discusses the application process, budget tips, and the types of projects the program funds; Shannon shares insights into the jurying process; and John shares his experience developing an application, presenting to the jury, and implementing the award. All three speakers look forward to answering your burning questions. Light refreshments provided and free parking on Mississippi St and directly behind the Museum. Rocket Grants provide direct support for innovative, artist-driven projects in surprising places. The application period is open Monday, January 14 through Monday, March 11, 2019. Funded by the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, the program awards grants of up to $6,000 to individuals or collaborative groups working across all disciplines and media. Learn more at http://rocketgrants.org/.
Sponsored By: Spencer Museum of Art, Charlotte Street Foundation