Warhol Foundation Awards Grants Totaling $3.6 Million

Warhol Foundation Awards Grants Totaling $3.6 Million

The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts has announced grants totaling $3.6 million in support of scholarly exhibitions, publications, and visual arts programming, including artist residencies and new commissions.

Grants ranging from $35,000 to $120,000 were awarded to forty-two nonprofit arts organizations selected from more than two hundred applicants. Recipients of program support include the Alliance of Artists Communities in Providence ($120,000 over two years); the Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft in Louisville ($100,000 over two years); and Project Row Houses in Houston ($100,000 over two years).

Recipients of exhibition support include the Heard Museum in Phoenix, which was awarded $100,000 in support of its "RE:DEFINE" exhibition; the Museum of the African Diaspora in San Francisco, which will receive $50,000 in support of its "Coffee, Rhum, Sugar & Gold: A Postcolonial Paradox" exhibition; and the Weisman Art Museum at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, which was awarded $75,000 for its "Harriet Bart: Abracadabra and Other Forms of Protection" exhibition.

"Warhol Foundation Announces Spring 2018 Grants." Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts Press Release 07/10/2018.