Call out to the makers & artists & burners in the community… are you already dreaming big for Burning Man 2019? Well, dust off your stuff and be sure to apply for the Global Arts Grant Letter of Intent (LOI) before the window closes on Dec 19!
Please note that he online form to submit a Global Art Grant Letter of Intent (LOI) for the 2019 grant cycle will open on November 14, 2018 at 12:00 pm Pacific Time and will close on December 19, 2018 at 5:00 pm Pacific Time. If you are interested in applying, please read more about the Eligibility Criteria and Application Process.
About Burning Man Global Art Grants
Burning Man has a long and rich history of granting seed money to new and emerging artists around the world. To date, we’ve granted over $750,000 to help fund over 164 projects in 34 U.S. states and 24 countries.
As a nonprofit, part of the mission of Burning Man Project is to facilitate and extend the culture of Burning Man into the larger world, and one way we achieve this is by providing a spark of funding for artists to bring interactive, community-driven creations to locations all over the globe.
Global Art Grants support artists and makers who create art outside of the annual Burning Man event in the desert because, as Caveat Magister so nicely put it, “Burning Man isn’t a ‘place you put art’ – but a ‘context in which art is created.’“ It really is true you don’t have to have been to Black Rock City to be a Burner, and the artworks, art spaces and events created with the support of the Global Art Grant Program are a great example of this.