May 22, 2020 8:00 am
There’s a grant for that: 6 opportunities available from late May to mid-June, and on a rolling basis
Check out our timeline for COVID-19 impact assistance for mid-sized arts nonprofits Black working artists, gender justice community organizers, trans communities, Indigenous businesses, and more.
May 13, 2020 12:59 pm
Ashamed over my mental illness, I realized drawing might help me — and others — cope
"Art became the way," writes guest columnist William Doan.
Apr. 20, 2020 11:51 am
Are you an arts and cultural producer feeling the impacts of COVID-19? Here are 9 sources of help
The six local and three national organizations included in our timeline are offering help ranging from covering essential needs like rent and food for artists, to microgrants for cancelled events, to unrestricted grants.
Jan. 29, 2020 11:29 am
Check out these 12 grant, scholarship and funding opportunities
But hurry — because one of the opportunities has a Friday deadline, and other deadlines are quickly approaching...
Jan. 27, 2020 6:44 am
Project HOME opens a STEAM lab at Honickman Learning Center
“Quality education for every child should not be a luxury, it’s a basic need,” says Project HOME's cofounder and executive director Sister Mary Scullion.
Nov. 14, 2019 8:00 am
Black artists explore the legacy of slavery and issues of justice through BSR
The 2019 convening of the new performance residency, Black Spatial Relics, will take place in Philadelphia from November 14 to 16.
Nov. 13, 2019 9:49 am
The art of truth, the truth of art: This month we’re talking social justice and the arts
Starting today and running through the end of November, we will examine how writers, visual artists, musicians, arts administrators (and more) disrupt the status quo and shape the future of our city.
Nov. 1, 2019 8:34 am
In its third year, Nerdtino Expo is all about Latinx style, Philly solidarity, and comic book art
"Be ready to take the bullet for your dreams and make sure you have a solid crew at your back," says Thomas Delfi, the museum professional turned founder of the East Coast's first (and only) Latinx comic book convention. It takes place this Saturday in Philadelphia.
Sep. 6, 2019 2:03 pm
Driving forward with racial equity in the changing field of fine arts
At Brandywine Workshop and Archives, fine artists and art educators of color receive the resources they need to enter — and succeed in — their field.
Aug. 28, 2019 7:06 am
YallaPunk celebrates the resilience of the Southwest Asian North African community with its 4-day arts fest
Running from Aug. 29 through Sept. 1, the festival includes music, film screenings, poetry and workshops on everything from the luthier's craft to resistance writing.