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ARTISTS UP Grant LAB awards support vision and inspiration for 18 Washington artists

Eighteen artists from Washington State were awarded funds from Grant LAB, an experimental program designed to remove barriers for historically under-represented artists and increase racial equity in grant making programs. Inspired by qualitative research with artists, Grant LAB aligned the…

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Grant LAB in process….

We’ve closed applications for our Grant LAB, an experiment of Artists Up, offering cash awards of $3,000 to Washington State artists working in all disciplines, to enhance their creative process. We are currently in the organization and review process and we will be…

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Grant LAB Launched!

We’re excited to announce the launch of our Grant LAB. This is an experiment of Artists Up [a collaborative effort between the Seattle Office of Arts & Culture, 4Culture, and Artist Trust], offering cash awards of $3,000 to Washington State artists…

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Happy Hour @ Artist Trust

Thanks to everyone who was able to attend our  Artists Up Art Walk Happy Hour on Thursday, March 10, 2016 from 4:30-6pm . This event was cohosted by the Artists Up Consortium (Office of Arts & Culture Seattle,4Culture, Artist Trust) and was held at Artist Trust’s office…

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Building with Artists

At the end of 2015, the Artists Up team brought together a group of artists of color, to assist us in rethinking, reworking and revolutionizing the peer-panel review process. The panel process was noted as a high priority in our final report, Learning from…

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Moving Forward

Check out the responses from our facilitated meetings that were collected in a final report, Learning from Artists: Four Focus Groups Conducted for Artists Up. If you participated in any of our previous events and would like to learn more about what’s next, please…

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Artists Up Celebration & Networking Event

Artists Up is pleased to invite artists who have participated in our past events, as well as artists interested in learning more about our goals and networking with other artists in the region – to a celebration and networking event….

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Native Artist Event – Join Us!

ARTISTS UP welcomes Native artists, their families and advocates – to a free networking and resource exchange event on Monday, April 20th from 5:30 – 8:30 PM at the Daybreak Star Indian Cultural Center. Artists working in all disciplines including: music, dance, theater, media,…

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Networking and Resource Event for Native Artists

Join the Seattle Office of Arts & Culture, 4Culture and Artist Trust for a FREE, informal evening at Daybreak Star Indian Cultural Center to learn about art resources and to network with fellow Native artists. Light refreshments will be served….

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Happy 2015! Artists Up is gearing up to listen and learn more from artists living and working in our region. We welcome you to take a look at these interesting findings to date. Be sure to check back to see…

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