I'm Kenney Mencher. I'm an artist who left a tenured professorship in 2016 to pursue making art full time. This blog is about art, art history, with a emphasis on human rights. I make homoerotic art featuring bears, otters & other gay wildlife.
Saturday, October 13, 2018
We've officially kicked off grant season! Details inside.
Opportunity for arts organizations: Arts in Corrections RFP
The California Arts Council is currently seeking proposals from arts organizations interested in providing arts programming to inmates at state adult correctional facilities through the agency's Arts in Corrections program. The Request for Proposals (RFP) aims to contract with Coordinating Organizations in order to further diversify the art disciplines and increase the number of current programs available based on the needs of the institutions. Learn more in our latest press release.
Register for the CAC Grant Overview Webinar on Oct. 17
Is your organization considering applying for a CAC grant this season? Sign up now for our Grant Programs Overview on October 17 at 11 a.m. Participants will learn about each of our programs and gain insight into the application process. Arts organizations new to the California Arts Council's grant programs, as well as previous and current CAC grantees, are encouraged to register.
Tax extension filers: Keep Arts in Schools on your CA return
Just four days left for the latest of the late tax filers! Did you request a tax extension? Be a champion for arts education when filing by making a contribution to the Keep Arts in Schools Fund before October 15. 100% of your tax-deductible contribution is applied to arts education programming supported by the California Arts Council. Smart needs art - get the details on how to donate.