The Creative Capital | Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant Program supports individual writers whose work addresses contemporary visual art through grants in the following categories:
• New and Alternative Media
• Short-Form Writing
Grants range from $3,000 to $50,000 depending on the needs and scope of the project. 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 guidelines and additional eligibility requirements, click here.
Online application form opens: Tuesday, April 26th, 2011
Art Writing Workshop
In partnership with the International Association of Art Critics/USA Section, the Arts Writers Grant Program also offers applicants the opportunity to strengthen their work through one-on-one consultations with leading art critics. For more information, click here.
Application deadline: Wednesday, June 8th, 2011
For more information, link to application entry, guidelines and more: http://artswriters.org/home.html