The application for the Creative Capital Award opens annually in February. Artists in all disciplines may to apply. We provided more information about what we’re looking for in the application.


The Arts Writers Grant Program is pleased to announce 19 recipients of its 2019 grants. The program supports writing about contemporary art and aims to ensure that critical writing remains a valued mode of engaging the visual arts.


Nancy Davidson watched the twin towers fall from her studio on September 11, 2001. In the political activity that followed, she became devastated by what the US was turning into and started reflecting on her past experience with characters that inspired her as a child. “It wasn’t usual for me to do that,” she said.


Every month, Creative Capital compiles a list of residencies, grant, and award opportunities as part of our commitment to sharing resources and opportunities for artists working in all creative disciplines. These opportunities have deadlines in November through January.


Take a moment with us to celebrate the successes of 2019! It continued to be a challenging year, but our hope was re-ignited time and time again by the incredible artists we are honored to support.


We spoke to Ahamefule J. Oluo about his Creative Capital Project, Susan, a performance that weaves together Oluo’s original music and comedy to tell a difficult story centering around his mother, Susan.


Every month, Creative Capital compiles a list of residencies, grant, and award opportunities as part of our commitment to sharing resources and opportunities for artists working in all creative disciplines. These opportunities have deadlines in November through January.


Creative Capital has invited 12 arts writers to explore key moments in the history of the Creative Capital Award in celebration of our 20th anniversary in collaboration with the Los Angeles Review of Books. In this month’s essay, Eunsong Kim writes about 2001 awardees, Dread Scott and Gaye Chan.


Did you know Europe provides about $30 million in commission fees every year to artists? We speak to Kurt Perschke about how artists can take advantage of art festivals in Europe ahead of our online workshop, Unlocking Europe: Festival Commissions Revealed, happening November 7, 2019.