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Grant LAB Shout Out

On May 10th, Artists Up Grant LAB recipients, gathered at Oxbow in Seattle’s Georgetown neighborhood to share information about their inspirations, current projects, and upcoming events. More than fifty attendees enjoyed a spring evening – learning about the diverse art…

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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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