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September 26, 2019 / 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Doors open: 6:00pm
Grant Information Session
Presented by Creative Capital
Learn how artists can apply for the Creative Capital Award valued at $100,000, including $50,000 in project funding, and an additional $50,000 in career development services—all dedicated to supporting artists complete their innovative project ideas. The application, opening February 2020, is free and open to artists working in all disciplines across the country.
Creative Capital staff will present an overview of the organization and answer questions about the application process, the type of work they support, and how to apply. The session is free and open to the public—artists in all disciplines are encouraged to attend. For this session, we will be joined by Jasmine Amussen, a past reviewer of Creative Capital Award applications.
Check out Creative Capital’s website for more information about the application and the Creative Capital Award. Please watch this information video about the application to help you come better prepared to this info session.
We look forward to meeting you!
Note: Capacity is limited and entrance is on a first come, first served basis. If you can’t make this Info Session, Creative Capital will have a series of online sessions.
Parking is free in the lot at Bankhead & Means streets. You can access the lot via Bankhead Avenue and proceed past the parking attendant booth.
Creative Capital supports innovative and adventurous artists across the country through funding, counsel, gatherings, and career development services. Creative Capital seeks to amplify the voices of artists working in all creative disciplines and catalyze connections to help them realize their visions and build sustainable practices.
Jasmine Amussen is Assistant Editor at Burnaway. She was born in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, and has lived in the South for most of her working life. Since moving to Atlanta in 2010, she has worked for the ephemeral media organization Murmur Media and street art conference Living Walls, The City Speaks, and written for regional and international publications including Art Papers, 032c, and Number.
September 18 / 6:00pm
Young Professionals Happy Hour
at Whitespace Gallery
Join other Young Professional members of Atlanta Contemporary for a special happy hour at Whitespace Gallery in Inman Park.
September 19 / 7:00pm
TTTHURSDAY with YOUR FRIEND
with George Long
Every Third Thursday enjoy people, drinks, art, and “MUSIC YOU NEED” provided by DJ Extremely Michael at Atlanta Contemporary.
September 21 / 12:00pm
Discrit presents Archiving the Personal
with Anicka Austin
Join us for Discrit at the Contemporary, a free art education initiative spanning lectures, screenings, workshops, and panels designed to foster lively conversation and speculation about contemporary art and culture.