How to receive Free Money as a Visual Artist!
Getting Free (grant) Money as a Visual Artist
Being an artist at times can be tough, at least when you have no money, or you're just starting out in your art career. Most artists you would like to make and receive money, as soon as they finish a piece. In reality, though, their art might not sell right away.
Until your piece(s) sells, and your name is known, it would be ideal to have free money to fund your artistic lifestyle. Therefore, we researched some amazing grants and have detailed out a short description, of the amount of money you could receive for free just by being an artist.
Below are the grants (money) offered.
Creative Capital - $50,000 in direct funding
Creative Work Fund - Ranges from $10,000 to $35,000
Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant - Ranges from $5,000 to $30,000
Adolph Gottlieb - $25,000
Artadia Awards - Between $5,000 to $20,000
Harpo Foundation - Up to $10,000
Aaron Siskind Foundation - Several grants of up to $5,000