"Collective Imagination for Spatial Justice" floats in a blue galaxy.
Strengthens collaborations to support the work to collectively imagine creative, impactful, accountable public art.
May 24, 2021
In front of a large mural of a young girl sitting on a young boys shoulders, a group of people gather.
Creative City Boston invests in artists who are creating socially-engaged public art by providing project-specific grants and additional resources including professional development, technical assistance, and access to a peer-learning cohort.
Next deadline to be announced
On an outdoor stage, three men play brass instruments.
Designed for emerging and mid-career artists around the entire country, Jazz Road Tours supports small, three- to six-site tours at an array of venue types, often in rural communities and other areas traditionally underserved by the genre.
Rolling Deadline
A woman and child somersault.
NDP Production Grants fund the creation and U.S. touring of new dance works. Grants are highly competitive and are awarded to 20 projects annually.
Full Proposal, By Invitation Only: June 7, 2021
Close up of Jaamil's face on stage.
National Dance Project Travel Fund provides monetary assistance for U.S. based presenters, curatorial staff, and residency directors or for current NDP artist grantees to connect in person to explore feasibility of presenting NDP-funded works.
In spotlights, a black performer, in athletic pants, hangs by cords over a crowd.
Provides funds for creation and U.S. touring of artist-led, ensemble, devised projects. These grants are highly competitive and are awarded to ten projects annually.
Full Proposal, By Invitation Only: June 21, 2021
Two people are part of a larger crowd of people with their arms held up and touching each other at the elbows. The crowd is doing this in a circle.
Transition Grants are awarded to NTP Creation & Touring Grant recipients to support continuity for ensembles following the completion of touring.
For select NTP Production grantees by invitation only
In front of a projection of a field, Orlando leans over a wooden structure.
The New England Dance Fund awards small, catalytic grants to New England-based choreographers of all genres and backgrounds who identify an opportunity that will advance their careers in dance.
September 20, 2021
A dozen or more musicians playing brass instruments. A tuba player is leaping. They are outside on a granite-ledged park with a cloudy summer sky in the background.
Provides grants to New England performing artists for the creation and production of new work
Late fall 2021
In a gallery with an enormous, colorful sculpture made of lawn inflatables, a group of six folks behold the spectacle.
Annually honors two Massachusetts leaders in Public Art.
February 26, 2021
"Public Art for Spatial Justice" in an orange galaxy.
Supports public art that creatively expresses and embodies a more just version of what’s possible in public.
May 24, 2021
Around folding tables, five women engage in conversation. There are shelves lined with books behind them and, through tiled windows, the sun shines bright.
The Public Art Learning Fund aims to strengthen the field of public art in New England by providing professional development support directly to artists.
April 20, 2021
A doll in native garb has a pink bird on their hand.
The Rebecca Blunk Fund was established in memory of Rebecca Blunk (1953-2014), celebrating her 29 years of service to NEFA and her abiding passion for the arts.
By nomination only