EVENT CATEGORY: Artist Opportunities
PAST DATES AND TIMES
- Mon, Oct 5, 2020 - Sun, Oct 18, 2020
Arts & Venues Opens Applications for $1M in Coronavirus Relief Funds to Assist Independent Artists and Venues in Denver
Arts & Venues will accept applications for both the Denver CARES Artist Relief Fund and the Denver CARES Venue Relief Fund from Oct. 5, 12 p.m. through Oct. 18, 11:59 p.m. Arts & Venues is committed to an inclusive and equitable review and selection process. The review panel is comprised of mayor-appointed members of the Denver Commission on Cultural Affairs. All applicants will be notified of their application status within 30 days after the application deadline. RedLine Contemporary Art Center will work in partnership with Arts & Venues to administer funds to awardees.
The Denver CARES Artist Relief Fund will provide $1,000 grants to individual artists residing in the City & County of Denver who are suffering as a direct result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Similarly, the Denver CARES Venue Relief Fund will provide grants of up to $25,000 to operators of independent music and performing arts venues located in the City & County of Denver who are financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.