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Public Art Mural

(2.15) Attention artists: There’s a new blank canvas downtown. The Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA) is requesting qualifications for a new public art commission for the Garrahy Judicial Complex parking garage. The deadline for applications is 11:59pm, February 15. Through a competitive selection process, one artist or team of artists will be …

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RISCA Grants

(4.15) For artists and culture workers getting slammed in this new Covid economy: The Rhode Island State Council of the Arts has grant money for qualified persons. This is unrestricted funding to be used for any kind of relief. You do not need to reveal how you spend the money. This fund is intended to …

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Deadline For RISCA Grants — April 2

A reminder to all artists and organizations from RISCA: Spring grant applications are due April 2nd. Through grants and services, the Rhode Island State Council for the Arts (RISCA) helps creative, talented, and entrepreneurial Rhode Island artists produce, exhibit, perform, teach, and share their work with their communities and contribute to the economic strength of …

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RISCA Grant Deadline Oct 1 — Money For Artists

The Rhode Island State Council for the Arts (RISCA) is accepting applications from artists, designers, and cultural institutions — the deadline is October 1st. Grants are available for organizations, individuals, education, and folk and traditional arts. October 1 is the deadline for Project Grants for Education, Project Grants to Individuals (PGI), Fellowships in Choreography, Drawing …

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RISCA Deadline October 1st

Artists, non-profit organizations, schools — don’t let the October 1st deadline pass you by. Individual artists program director Christina DiChiera at the Rhode Island State Council of the Arts (RISCA) sends the details. Project grants to individuals: Available to artists who are Rhode Island residents and do not require a non-profit 501(c)3 umbrella. Through Project …

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Anvil! I Get To Say ‘Anvil!’ Again

Metalworker Lu Heintz will be giving a public blacksmithing demonstration today, at the Steel Yard of course. Her metalsmithing has been featured in trade magazines, including The Anvil’s Ring, and a recently published book 500 Metal Vessels. In the past few years her work was exhibited at the Perimeter Gallery (Chicago, IL), Brookfield Craft Center …

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RISCA Writers Night

The Rhode Island State Council on the Arts invites you to attend the RISCA Fellowship Exhibition Writers Night on Friday, Feb 15, from 6:30-8:00pm at Machines With Magnets Gallery in Pawtucket. The evening will include readings by Poetry Fellowship Award Winner Nehassiaiu DeGannes, Fiction Fellowship Award Winner Brian Sousa, Fiction Fellowship Merit Award Winner Bruce …

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