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.
Friday, November 8, 2019
Only one more week of grant applications! Deadline details inside.
One week left to apply for open CAC grant opportunities!
There's still time to submit applications for 10 of our grant programs! The next round of applications is due before midnight tonight - click the individual links for application and eligibility details. If your organization has been impacted by the state's recent wildfires, view details on requesting an extension here. November 8 Arts Education Exposure - Supporting student attendance at arts performances and exhibits. Local Impact - Supporting arts projects in California's historically marginalized communities. Reentry Through the Arts - Supporting arts projects for formerly incarcerated individuals. Youth Arts Action - Supporting arts projects for youth outside of traditional school hours. November 15 Artists in Communities - Supporting artistic residencies in community settings. Artists in Schools - Supporting projects integrating community arts partners as part of the regular school day. Arts Integration Training - Supporting arts integration training for educators facilitated by teaching artists. Cultural Pathways - Supporting arts programs in communities of color, recent immigrant and refugee communities, or tribal groups. JUMP StArts - Supporting arts education projects for youth impacted by or at risk of being engaged in the justice system. Statewide and Regional Networks - Supporting arts service organizations and networks.
Open call for grant review panelists - apply by Nov. 21
Programs Evaluation Consultant proposals due Nov. 14
The California Arts Council is seeking a qualified full-service evaluation consultant or firm to design and implement a collaborative, participatory, and human-centered program evaluation of CAC grant and contract-based funding programs that will utilize innovative and inclusive methods of data collection, analysis, and reporting. The deadline for proposal submissions is November 14.View details and the Request for Proposal here.