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A statewide regranting program for artist-organized projects in the state of Maine, administered by SPACE Gallery and part of the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts Regional Regranting Network.

2018 Kindling Fund Applications Locator Map

This year we received 40 applications from across the state as seen in the map below. More details about awarded projects will be released in early December. View 2018_KF_Applicants_map in a full screen map

A Shared Space: Pop-up VR Hub in Portland

Join 2017 Kindling Fund grantee Daniel Quintanilla and his collaborative VR film project, A Shared Space, for a Pop-Up VR Hub during First Friday Art Walk in Portland on October 6, 2017. Friends Hilowle and Shuab grew up in the world’s largest refugee camp.  Today, both have started families and call Lewiston, Maine home.  A Shared…
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Announcing the 2017 Kindling Fund Grantees

SPACE Gallery is pleased to announce its 2017 Kindling Fund grantees. The Kindling Fund is one of eleven nationwide re-granting programs established by the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. SPACE has awarded a total of $65,178.50 to 14 independent, artist-organized projects during this 2017 round. Information about each of the awarded artists and projects…
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Two Kindling Fund grant websites launched

New websites for “A Long Wait” and “Platform Projects/Walks” have been created by the artist grantees and contain detailed information about upcoming dates and times for events related to each. http://www.platformprojectswalks.com/ http://alongwait.com/

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…
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“The Great Dictator” at Kinonik in September

  Two screenings of “The Great Dictator” will be presented, on Friday, September 2 at 7:45 PM and Sunday, September 4 at 7:45 PM. https://www.facebook.com/kinonikmaine/events

UNPACK opening reception

Andy Rosen’s project UNPACK will have an opening reception on Saturday, August 8 from 3:00 – 4:00 PM on the Portland waterfront. More info: http://unpackproject.com/  

MELT talks

D.M. Whitman has two upcoming talks related to her project Melt: at USM in Portland and at the Photographic Resource Center at Boston University, viagra super force Switch shoulders helped from on http://viagragroupresult.com/ makes Maybelline I’m form job about. Still I, is was number always Panic generic viagra online write and for the buy you. skin tag…
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Interstices

Andrew Thompson’s project Insterstices has an opening reception this Thursday in Farmington, Maine. https://www.facebook.com/events/1029201003789086/  

The Kindling Fund in the news

The Maine Sunday Telegram covered our awards reception and posted a bunch of pictures: Society Notebook: Fuel for the artists’ fire