From our friends at Fremont Arts Council for Luminata arts–Deadline: Friday, September 9th, 2016, by midnight   2016 Luminata Art Grants

The Luminata Art Grant Fund supports the development of inspirational illuminated art and performance for Luminata Lantern Festival held at Green Lake Park, Wednesday, September 21st, on the evening of the Autumnal Equinox.

Grant Funds: The Luminata Art Grant Fund will provide funding for projects ranging in scale from $100 to $500. Grant funds may be used for artists’ fees, materials and supplies, equipment purchase or rental, travel and transportation. Existing artwork can be re-mounted for exhibition.

Deadline: Friday, September 9th, 2016, by midnight. A selection committee will review applications and make awards the following Monday, Sept. 12th.

Special consideration given to:
• Inspired illuminated artwork.
• Innovative use of lighting technology
• First time FAC grant applicants
• Creating the project at the Powerhouse community art studio
• Leading a public workshop in the production of artwork
• Use of repurposed materials
• Kinetic movement
• Cross-disciplinary collaboration (i.e., dance and visual arts)

To Apply: visit our website at

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