Grants for emerging artists

Call for entries from Idea Capital

October 7, 2016

Atlanta, GA

Idea Capital grants metropolitan Atlanta artists $500 to $2000 each to encourage experimental and investigative art projects. Idea Capital works toward a support structure to encourage new ideas in art production across all genres of the arts; including visual art, dance, literature, performance, digital media, music, critical writing, independent curatorial projects, film, and video.

The grant, which is funded entirely by personally meaningful contributions from a wide variety of community members, is to encourage experimentation and investigation by giving artists permission to pursue new ideas. Emerging artists, as well as established artists and cultural workers, are encouraged to apply for these funds.

Applications are available online at

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Stephanie Lee
Office of the Arts