2015 GRANT APPLICATION CLOSED
The Creative Capital | Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant Program supports individual writers whose work addresses contemporary visual art through grants in the following categories: Article, Blog, Book, New and Alternative Media, and Short-Form Writing. Grants range from $15,000 to $50,000.
Designed to encourage and reward writing about contemporary art that is rigorous, passionate, eloquent, and precise, as well as to create a broader audience for arts writing, the Arts Writers Grant Program aims to strengthen the field as a whole and to ensure that critical writing remains a valued mode of engaging the visual arts. For additional eligibility requirements see our guidelines.
Art Writing Workshop
In partnership with the International Association of Art Critics/USA Section, the Arts Writers Grant Program offers ten select applicants consultations with leading art critics. For more information click here.
April 21: Application opens
May 21: Application closes
Oct 1: Finalists notified
Dec 1: Grantees announced
Shine: The Visual Economy of Light in African Diasporic Aesthetic Practice, by KRISTA THOMPSON, is out now from Duke University Press. More information.
Topless Cellist: The Improbable Life of Charlotte Moorman, by JOAN ROTHFUSS, is out now from MIT Press. More information.
DANIEL TEMKIN blogs about esoteric programming languages and art at Esoteric.Codes
CHRISTOPHER HOWARD blogs about lectures and talks about art at In Terms Of
SILVIA KOLBOWSKI blogs from the perspective of a working artist at Another platform for art
LEE ROSENBAUM blogs about art, museums, and cultural issues at CultureGrrl
Bound to Appear: Art, Slavery, and the Site of Blackness in Multicutural America, by HUEY COPELAND, is out now from the University of Chicago Press. More information.