Now accepting applications for the Kindling Fund

The Kindling Fund is now accepting applications for its 2017 round of grants. The deadline is October 22 at 11:59 PM.

The Kindling Fund feeds the energy of Maine’s visual arts community by funding artist-organized projects that engage the public in ways that are both inventive and meaningful. The Kindling Fund values risk, experimentation, unconventional engagement, critical dialogue, and collaboration. Successful programs reach new audiences and create new models for presenting artists’ work.

Info sessions for prospective applicants will be held at the following locations. All info sessions are free and open to the public:

SPACE (Portland):
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 – 6:00 – 7:00 PM

Engine (Biddeford):
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 – 6:00 – 7:00 PM

Launchpad (Bangor):
Thursday, September 15, 2016 – 6:00 – 7:00 PM

Center for Maine Contemporary Art (Rockland):
Monday, September 19, 2016 – 6:00 – 7:00 PM

Abbe Museum (Bar Harbor):
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 – 5:00 – 6:00 PM*

SPACE (Portland): BUDGET WORKSHOP
Saturday, October 01, 2016 – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

*please note time

 

For more information please visit the apply page.